Kenny Wesley

Live Act Acoustic Alternative Pop Rhythm & Blues (R&B) Funk soul/jazz
Kenny Wesley - Acoustic Alternative Pop Rhythm & Blues (R&B) Funk soul/jazz Live Act in Berlin

Kenny Wesley Short Info

He is a songwriter, pianist, vocalist with a range spanning four octaves, and a linguist who speaks five languages. His name is Kenny Wesley. With three acclaimed projects, two Washington-Area Music (Wammie) Awards, multiple collaborations and compilation features, and a slew of high-profile performances under his belt, including a win as a finalist, and the sole U.S. representative for the 2013 Montreux Jazz Festival’s Shure Vocal Competition, Kenny has firmly placed his stamp on the burgeoning modern music movement.

His songs, fusing elements of jazz, funk, classical, folk and gospel, have been prominently featured on radio, film and TV – including the FOX series So You Think You Can Dance. A welcomed guest to festivals and legendary venues across the globe such as SXSW, The Kennedy Center, Southport Weekender, Blues Alley, Montreux Jazz Festival, Ronnie Scotts, The Fillmore, The White House, The Blue Note, Black Cat, Howard Theatre, Bohemian Caverns, and The Apollo Theatre Cafe, he has shared the stage with numerous artists and musicians including Alice Smith, Eric Roberson, Maysa, Vinx, Rachelle Ferrell, Stephanie Mills, Vikter Duplaix, Leela James, Federico Peña, Charnett Moffett, Frédéric Yonnet, Mino Cinélu, Debórah Bond, Kindred and The Family Soul, N’Dambi and Syleena Johnson.

"The voice of an angel with the skill of Billie Holiday" (Mira Sorvino, Academy Award-Winning Actress)

"Press play and fall in soulful-nerd love with…Kenny Wesley" (Sun Singleton, Ebony Magazine)

"Kenny’s tenor is Hathaway deep, Luther warm and, in terms of color, could only be described as golden. Truly an anointing moment whenever he and a microphone cross paths" (Gordon Chambers, Grammy Award-Winning Singer/Songwriter)

He is a songwriter, pianist, vocalist with a range spanning four octaves, and a linguist who speaks five languages. His name is Kenny Wesley. With three acclaimed projects, two Washington-Area Music (Wammie) Awards, multiple collaborations and compilation features, and a slew of high-profile performances under his belt, including a win as a finalist, and the sole U.S. representative for the 2013 Montreux Jazz Festival’s Shure Vocal Competition, Kenny has firmly placed his stamp on the burgeoning modern music movement.

His songs, fusing elements of jazz, funk, classical, folk and gospel, have been prominently featured on radio, film and TV...

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Past Gigs Kenny Wesley

  • 11 | 2015 New York, NY Rockwood Music Hall
  • 10 | 2015 Gutersloh, DE Stadthalle Gutersloh
  • 05 | 2015 Berlin, DE Ballhaus Naunynstrasse
  • 05 | 2015 Vienna, AT Reigen Live!
  • 04 | 2015 Leverkusen, DE Topos
  • 04 | 2015 Bremen, DE Kito
  • 04 | 2015 Bremen, DE Kito
  • 04 | 2015 Bremen, DE Kito

Discography Kenny Wesley

  • 2014 Mycah Chevalier - When I Give My Love To You Single |
  • 2014 The Real Thing, Japan Release Album | Wright Brother Records
  • 2013 Kebomusic - The Experience Single |
  • 2013 Teisha Marie - The Girl From Nowhere Single |
  • 2013 Wes Felton - Imagine the Future Single |
  • 2013 Kenny Wesley - Damaged Goods Single | Wright Brother Records
  • 2013 The Real Thing Album | Wright Brother Records
  • 2012 Kenny Wesley - Toyland Single | Wright Brother Records
  • 2012 Kim Jordan - Uncommon Single |
  • 2012 Feels Good [Pinker Tones Remix] Remix |
  • 2012 The Window [Mr. Robot Remix] Remix |
  • 2012 The Window [MTS Remix] Remix |
  • 2012 Rock With You [Luv Dlux Remix] Remix |
  • 2012 Kenny Wesley - Won’t Let It Go Single | Wright Brother Records
  • 2012 Trey Eley & Matthew Shell – Freedom Single |
  • 2012 Green Tea – A Time to B.E. Single |
  • 2011 Maimouna Youssef - The Blooming Single |
  • 2011 Kenny Wesley - The Window Single | Wright Brother Records
  • 2011 Wes Felton - Hesomiso Single |
  • 2011 76 Degrees West Band featuring Ronald Payton & Kenny Wesley - Shining Star Single | Wright Brother Records
  • 2010 DJ Conscience - Soulbounce.com Presents: A R.E.D. SOUL, True Story Compilation Track | Wright Brother Records
  • 2010 Various - The Contemporary Songbook 3 Compilation Track | Wright Brother Records
  • 2010 Various - Kemp Mill Kool Kats CD Compilation Compilation Track | Wright Brother Records
  • 2010 Various - 111 East Nu Soul - After Dark, Vol.1 Compilation Track | Wright Brother Records
  • 2010 Kebomusic - The Soul Prototype Single |
  • 2010 Green Tea Beautiful Weirdo Single |
  • 2010 Wes Felton - Land of Sheep, Ran by pigs, Run by Wolves Single |
  • 2009 DJ Speak Greene featuring Kenny Wesley & Kev.O - All an Illusion Single | Wright Brother Records
  • 2009 Various - A Taste of HipNOTT Sampler 2009 Compilation Track | Wright Brother Records
  • 2008 Kenny Wesley - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Single | Wright Brother Records
  • 2008 Kenny Wesley - Serenity Single | Wright Brother Records
  • 2008 Kenny Wesley - Sorry Single | Wright Brother Records
  • 2008 I’m Sorry EP | Wright Brother Records
  • 2008 Various - Holiday Magic CD Compilation Compilation Track | Wright Brother Records

Media

  • Video Kenny Wesley - Rock With Yo...
  • Sound Damaged Goods
  • Sound Feels Good
  • Video Kenny Wesley - Missin' You ...

Origin

  • Berlin DE

Founded

  • 2015

Members

  • Dennis Turner bass player
  • Michael Pahlick drums