Kyonte'
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Kyonte'

Annapolis, Maryland, United States | SELF

Annapolis, Maryland, United States | SELF
Band R&B Adult Contemporary

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Jul
18
Kyonte' @ Karma Designs Spirit of Washington Midnight Cruise

Washington, District of Columbia, USA

Washington, District of Columbia, USA

Jul
03
Kyonte' @ Hyatt Regency

Crystal City, Virginia, USA

Crystal City, Virginia, USA

Jun
13
Kyonte' @ Carter Barron Amphitheater

Washington, District of Columbia, USA

Washington, District of Columbia, USA

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- Interview with Tony Perkins


http://www.myfoxdc.com/myfox/MyFox/pages/sidebar_video.jsp?contentId=7650211&version=1&locale=EN-US - Interview with Alison Seymour


DC's Hottest New R&B Soul Artist Kyonté (Pronounced Key-yon-tay) Will Perform Live at Blues Alley the Nation's Oldest Continuing Jazz Supper Club in Washington, DC on June 2, 2008


Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 18, 2008 -- DC's hottest new R&B artist Kyonté, will grace the stage for two live sets at Georgetown's Blues Alley located at 1073 Wisconsin Avenue Washington, DC on Monday, June 2, 2008 at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Classically trained singer/songwriter/producer, Kyonté's soothing and soulful music will captivate you! His delivery has been described as energetic, uplifting, and timeless; matched with the stage presence synonymous with many past "Greats". With his most recent co-production on Grammy nominated Raheem DeVaughn's, "Woman", this and a variety of other collaborations have lauded him accolades in several genres.

He is currently writing and recording for his debut album and will perform new music and a few of his smooth and sensual hits from the past. His talent and dedication, is sure to deliver a variety of quality songs that will captivate and inspire.

One of the most well-rounded and delightful new faces in the music industry, Kyonté is sure to give you all the ear candy you can handle. He is eager to share his gifts, creations, and experiences with you.

Blues Alley is located in the heart of historic Georgetown in Washington DC, in an 18th century carriage house and specializes in authentic Creole cuisine, steak, and seafood dishes. Purchase tickets directly through the bluesalley website or call 202-337-4141.

Diamond Management is an artist management and consulting company. HilHouse LLC is a production and entertainment company. Kyonté is our featured artist.

For more information, to request a demo, or to schedule an interview contact Diamond Management at 301-356-1598 or email diamondmgmt@gmail.com.

http://www.kyonte.com

- PR Web (Diamond Management)


Discography

Body Shop EP released on October 12, 2008 includes several version of the title track Body Shop and slow jam Tonite. Now playing on Internet radio stations wowuradio.net, myspace, and WOL1450. Other songs have been featured on 93.9WKYS and 99.5 HOT 99.5 (Chris Styles show). New CD titled 831 Volume 1 "What's That Sound" release date February 23, 2010 at Blues Alley in Washington, DC.

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Kyonte was recently recognized by the DC, MD, VA (DMV) 2009 Entertainment Music Awards as the DMV Entertainer of the Year, Artist Most Likely To Succeed and Body Shop as Best Recording!

Kyonté – Chronological Bio/Resume
Kyonté is a singer, songwriter, producer, musician and entrepreneur. On October 12, 2008 he released his first Independent project titled “Body Shop” which includes the hit single “Body Shop” and his incredible vocals on the R&B ballad “Tonite”.
Growing up in Washington, DC, Kyonté began singing at the age of three. By the age of ten, his ability to play the piano and construct melodies enchanted the hearts of all that he came in contact with. As a teenager, he acquired experience from various features, collaborations and performing at weddings, churches and preliminary reference recordings. Currently Kyonté is promoting his solo project, working on his upcoming 2010 CD project, and assisting with artist development and recording. He continues to consult with local Music Departments in the Washington DC area while touring the East Coast, delivering quality performances, and supplying memorable experiences.
Projects, Performances and Accomplishments:
• Ledisi “Turn Me Loose” CD (co-wrote and background vocals) Everything Changes and Trippin, 2009
• Nominated for Velocity Magazine Awards Best R& B Artist, 2009
• Nominated for Velocity Magazine Awards Best R& B Album, 2009
• Nominated for Velocity Magazine Awards Best New Artist, 2009
• Nominated for Velocity Magazine Awards Best Music Video, 2009
• Brent Jones “Hearts Desire” (co-produced) 2009 Stellar nominated
• Foxy Brown “Lights Go Out” (Writer), 2009
• Raheem DeVaughn “Woman” (co-produced) 2008 Grammy nominated
• Positive Black Men Coalition, 2009
• Stone World/Universal Fontana Who’s Got Next “Winner”, 2009
• Step Up For Kids Day, 2008 and 2009
• Awarded DC, MD & VA (DMV) Entertainer of the Year, 2008
• Awarded DC, MD & VA (DMV) Artist Most Likely To Succeed, 2008
• Awarded DC, MD & VA (DMV) Best Recording for “Body Shop”, 2008
• Blues Alley, 2008 and 2009
• Carter Barron Amphitheater, 2009
• R&B Live DC, 2008
• Fox 5 News, 2008
• Heineken Red Star Event, 2008
• Red Bull Event, 2008
• Spirit of Washington, Karma Designs Moonlight Cruise, 2008 and 2009
• Artmosphere Café, 2008
• Taste of MD, 2008
• The Buzz Industry Event, 2008
• The Last One Standing, 2008
• Takoma Station Jazz Tavern, 2008
• Founder of R&B/Pop Live Band 24Sevn, 2008
• Bar Nun, Cada Vez, Zanzibar and other Local Clubs, 2007
• Black Family Reunion, 2007
• Chucky Thompson/WPGC Talent Search “Winner”, 2006
• Galilee Baptist Church's Live Recording, 2004
• Handel's Messiah with the Morgan State University Choir, 2002
• Ebenezer AME Church Mass Choir Live Recording, 2002
• Kirk Franklin CD release, 2002
• Gospel Music Workshop of America, Youth-in-Praise, 2001
• NFL Awards Banquet, Youth-in-Praise, 2001
• Washington Redskins Game, National Anthem, 2000
• Rome and Sorrento, Italy with the Suitland High School Choir, 1998
• Prince George's County Excellence Awards, 1997 (solo performance)
• Al Gore's National Anti-Drug Coalitions of America Opening Ceremony, 1997 (solo performance)
• 100th PTA Anniversary at George Washington's Lisner Auditorium with Bill Cosby and Rita Morena, 1997 (solo performance)
• The Kennedy Center with the WPAS Children of the Gospel Choir, 1995, 1996, 1997 Guest artists Vicki Winans and Albertina Walker
• White House with the WPAS Children of the Gospel Choir, 1995
• Former President of Brothers and Sisters United (BASU) Inc., 2001
• Founder of the Gospel Group Kyonté & Extol, 2000
• Washington Performing Arts Society (WPAS) Children of the Gospel Choir, 1996-99
• Youth-In-Praise Choir of Washington, DC, 1999-2001

For booking and inquiries please contact:
Diamond Management TAE, LLC
P.O. Box 6299
Annapolis, MD 21401
Diamond: diamondmgmt@gmail.com or 301-356-1598
Angela: abyrdas@yahoo.com or 202-841-4322
Hil: hilhouse@gmail.com or 240-441-4280

Press and Public Relations Inquiries please contact:
Rashad Wilson: hostdc@gmail.com or 301-351-5103

For additional information:
www.myspace.com/kyonte
www.kyonte.com