Chyp Davis

Chyp Davis

BandR&BHip Hop

A Smooth & Sultry sound incomparable in it's appeal. With songs that touch every generation by combining Old School & New School, R & B, Soul, Hip Hop, and Pop. A true blend of elements and styles.

Biography

Debut CD "In My Dreams" currently on sale at CD Baby (www.cdbaby.com/chypdavis)

Chyp Davis is an accomplished Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Musician, Composer and Performer whose love for music has inspired and developed him into the artist he is today. He has traveled the world playing drums for and working with world-renowned artists. Chyp's singing career started while doing background vocals as a drummer. It wasn't until he ventured out as a solo artist that his sultry voice had him opening for Cameo, Kool and the Gang, and most recently The Original Parliament. His debut CD, "In My Dreams " was produced in the U.S. and in Canada. It is a musical mash of " OL School with Neo Soul" and "Hip Hop with Funky Rhythms and Sensuous tones".... commonly referred to as Candle Light and Wine music. One of the original tunes, "Have You Ever", was recorded in the eighties which features the sultry soulful background vocals of the Late, Great Eva Marie Cassidy Who was a wonderful spirit and will always be loved and missed. Also featured is the Rap-A-Try of DeSean Tate , a.k.a DiZi. Chyp is a recipient of the Gold Award for the International Poetry Contest sponsored by www.poetry.com in 2005. Also in 2005 the Black American Blues Historical Society of Canada awarded him the honor and title of "Master Drummer" in the Fraternal Order of Celestial Musicians 5th Annual Black American Music Awards. Chyp has many drumming credits which include The Legendary Lead Singers of the Temptations featuring Glenn Leonard, Barrington"Bo"Henderson, and Ray Davis. He also played drums with Harold Melvin's Blue Notes, Eddie Holman, The Delphonics, Sarah Dash, The Intruders, and most recently The Original Parliament.

In My Dreams debut was released on May 15, 2006. Chyp Davis is currently available for bookings.

Discography

"In My Dreams" - Released May 2006, Virgo III Records
Produced and co-wrote theme song - "Timeless Classic" for Billy Dee's Timeless Classic syndicated radio show
"Saskatchewan Soul" - Virgo III Records
"Chyp Me Off A Piece" - TNP Records
"One Million Man March" Theme - featured on BET 1997
"Better Daze" - TNP Records
"Holiday" - TNP Records
KFAI - Rollin & Tumblin Playlist (Mississippi Dream)The Michael Stephens Project " Half Past Autumn" (Choir vocals)
LW Blindsight- CD produced by Chyp Davis 1999
Christmas Reflection - Paulette Ashe (Chyp Davis Drums)
The Michael Stephens Project (Choir vocals)
Mount Olivet Baptist Church- "Jesus is a Friend" (Drums)
God's Creation - Co-producer
Father's Children - co-wrote "Wildwoman" Mercury Records
Pyrymid - co-wrote "Earthquake Shake" Moe Records

Set List

Selected songs from the debut release and music from the 50's up to today's music.