Massachusetts bred recording artist Kyle Evan, is establishing himself as the music industry’s next big thing. The 16 year old teen phenom is a singer, songwriter, producer, engineer and dancer. At the age of 10 he appeared on the Apollo. At 11 he covered a Michael Jackson record that garnered over 200,000 views on World Star Hip Hop. He has collaborated with Grammy nominated, Multi Platinum and Gold certified Mixing and Recording engineer Serge Tsai and recorded radio promo singles for Tony Guess, Kid Fresh, and the Hot Morning Crew (Nancy Barrow and DJ Buck) for Hot 93.7 WZMX.
Evan recently signed a production deal with music executive Malcolm Miles, CEO ofDreams Come True Music Group.Mr. Miles is a veteran in the music industry, with almost two decades worth of experience marketing and promoting some of the most successful and well-known artists of our time, at the most sought-after record labels in the world. With the strategic direction of Mr. Miles spearheading his career, success is inevitable.
Now after nearly a decade of training, writing, producing and perfecting his craft Evan is ready to take his career to the next level. He is prepping the release of his new single “Snapchat” that he wrote, produced, arranged and engineered. “Snapchat” is a sexy, seductive, uptempo ballad that showcases his alluring vocal skills and witty and captivating lyrics. This record is sure to become a bonafide banger as it has already amassed over 22k plays on Soundcloud in less than a week.
Born into a musical family in Springfield, Massachusetts, 16-year-old Kyle Evan got his start in the music industry from an early age, following in the footsteps of his father, grandfather, and great-grandfather who have been performing for as long as he can remember. He first started making beats on his father’s computer at the tender age of 6 and by the time he was 7 Evan was already recording demos with his father, had songs on the radio, and had started performing on stage alongside his grandfather. Growing up, the stage and the studio were like second homes to him and while other kids had their minds set on the latest toy or their favorite cartoon, Evan always had his mind set on music, whether it was making beats, recording his next song, preparing for his next performance, or listening to other artists’ music for inspiration.
Though young, Evan is extremely focused, serious, and dedicated when it comes to his music. Under the guidance of his father and grandfather he has honed his skills as a performer and as a multi-talented artist with a mature, polished, and unique sound. Not only does he rap, sing, and dance, he also writes, produces, and engineers his own music in addition to designing the graphics and artwork for mixtapes as well as online content.
Among Evan’s greatest musical influences are first and foremost his father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, but also The Delfonics, The Spinners, The S.O.S. Band, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, Stevie Wonder, Drake, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Kanye, Jay-Z, and Kendrick Lamar; with his biggest influence being Michael Jackson, whose music Evan cites as having played a major role in his life, including inspiring him to reach out to troubled youth and children suffering from illnesses. With such a wide range of influences Evan prefers not to box himself in as an artist or classify his music as belonging to any one particular genre but focuses instead on the content within his music and how he can better connect to and inspire his listeners. Music is his passion! His goal, as an artist, is for his music to be recognized for its quality, and ultimately to uplift and inspire people of all backgrounds and ages across the world.
Michael got his start over twelve years ago under the tutelage of Spike Lee and soon after joined the Director’s Guild of America. Michael has worked as an Assistant Director for directors like Spike Lee, Lee Daniels, Chris Rock and Bill Duke. He has over 10 years experience as an assistant director on films and television series such as Chris Rock hit “Top Five”, “The 25th Hour”, “7th Heaven”, “Broad City”, “The Best Man”, “Law & Order”, “Inside Man” and the academy award nominated film “Precious” in which he was nominated for a DGA award along with the director Lee Daniels as part of his directing team. and the commercial . He has also worked as an assistant director on countless TV commercials for clients like Coco Cola, McDonald’s Nike, Microsoft, Chrysler Motors and Burger King. Michael made his feature film directorial debut with “You’re Nobody til somebody kills you”, a gritty crime thriller Executive Produced by his mentor Spike Lee and distributed by Lionsgate. He has directed short films, commercials, music videos and PSA’s for clients like Goodwill Industries, the New York Giants, Select Media, Youth Communications, Def Jam and 4mm Games. He won an award for Excellence in Media from The Black Men’s Film Conference for his HIV film “The Candy Store” and toured the film festival circuit with films from his short film collection. He’s directed a variety of digital series from “SoleKings”, “Black Actress” to “The Colors of Love” in addition to Producing the award winning digital series “For Colored Boys – Redemption” starring Tim Reid. The Trade is Michael’s directorial debut in episodic television drama. He was also hired to pen and completed the original script for R&B sensation Bobby Brown biopic entitled “The BabBoy of R&B”.-IMDB
Del Travar is a singer, songwriter and composer from Richmond, Virginia. He performed his first solo in church, at the age of seven. Energized by the audience and a love for music, Del continued to seek opportunities to share his gift of music with others.
His personal aspirations led him to a leap of faith and set his sights on achieving his musical dreams. Inspired by the appeal of American Idol, Del auditioned for Randy, Paula, Simon, and celebrity judge Mark McGrath. They sent him to Hollywood where he successfully made it through the semi-final round.
Del has continued to stay in the limelight as a highly desired backup singer and actor. His quality and charm garnered him the television role as the face of Richmond’s American Family Fitness health club. Drawing from a wide range of inspirations, Del Travar’s style is wide-ranging, innovative, and honest. As a humble artist, Del’s message through song has touched an extensive and diverse range of listeners.
Del has been busy with a number of performances and appearances on the East & West Coast, including Washington, DC’s National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade & National Independence Day Parade, The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Basketball Tournament Half-time Show in Charlotte, NC, The Amazing Grace Conservatory along side Niecy Nash & Wendy Raquel Robinson in Los Angles, California, and The DC Loves Festival with Raheem DeVaughn and Marsha Ambrosia to name a few. He also had the honor to perform a The National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Washington, DC where he shared the stage with President Barack Obama, Mariah Carey, Aretha Franklin, Janelle Monae, Train, Renee Fleming, Arturo Sandoval and several other talented artist. In 2015, Del also performed the opening number in The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade.
Del has completed two successful EP’s to date, “At The End of The Day” and “Bag of Tricks”. He is certainly carving his place in music industry as a unique independent artist and entertainer.