Danyel Morgan

Danyel Morgan

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Danyel Morgan has a high octave vocal range & a unique strum/slap technique on the bass. Danyel clearly is the hidden secret behind Robert Randolph & The Family Band's success. Driving bass lines, thumping fills and downright funky fingering are the food that the band subsists and thrives on.

Biography

Unbelievable Bass Guitarist and Singer is moving to the next level.

Danyel Morgan is a self-taught bass guitarist and vocalist from Columbus, Ohio. As a child Danyel was influenced by his father and began playing the bass with family members and gospel groups at the age of six. The first song he ever played was Love & Happiness by Al Green. Danyel also remembers his youthful days listening to his idol Stanley Clarke.

Around the year of 2000, Danyel left Ohio to play and sing along with Warner Recording artist, Robert Randolph and the Family Band. The band has released two successful albums, which Danyel has either written or co-written and performed vocals on most of the songs including the 2003 Grammy award winning song entitled Blind Boy of Alabama and the two time 2004 Grammy nominated song Squeeze, which is the source music for a video game. The Family Band’s Unclassified Album won a 2004 Dove Award and they performed at the 2004 and 2005 Grammy Awards.
Danyel along with the band has toured the United States and Europe with Dave Matthews, Carlos Santana, Eric Clapton, The Neptunes, The Roots, John Mayer and many others. He has been featured on VH1, Conan O’Brien Tonight, The Tonight Show, Austin City Limits, The Grammy Telecast, MTV and many others.

With his outstanding skills on the strings, he has secured three major endorsements with companies such as Lakland Basses, Yamaha, GHS strings and Mesa Boogie.

Danyel has proven to be the show stopper and takes the audience to another level. He was recruited by Eric Clapton & Carlos Santana to perform as a part of their stage show. Now with so much experience under his belt, Danyel is working on his solo project that he wants the world to enjoy.

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Discography

1. Choose or Lose Work It
2. Cribs
3. Going in the Right Direction
4. Happy song
5. High School Stories
6. I need more Love
7. MTV Movie Awards
8. NFL films Under the BG Cues
9. Old School Napoleon
10. Problems
11. Real Word
12. Run for Your Life
13. Squeeze
14. Why Should I Feel Lonley
15. WSPA Sound of light
16. WTMJ News at 6:00 a.m.
17. You've Got To Move