Known for poignant out-of-love songs that combine a reverence for classic soul with modern electronics and traditional instrumentation, the Brooklyn-based, Pittsburgh- born singer-songwriter released his debut EP Mellow Drama to wide praise. Counting heavyweights such as Beyoncé, Sam Smith, and Katy Perry among his most ardent supporters, Kevin Garrett has shared stages with X Ambassadors, James Vincent McMorrow, Emily King, and Alessia Cara, performed at festivals such as Bonnaroo, Electric Forest, Montreal Jazz and Way Home and has repeatedly charted on Spotify’s Viral 50 list. In 2016, Kevin co-wrote and co-produced the critically acclaimed song “Pray You Catch Me” from Beyoncé’s sixth studio album, Lemonade. And he’s only just begun…
11.15.16 Kevin on the Today show
Watch the TODAY Show on NBC for a special performance by Kevin Garrett at 10:45 during the Kathie Lee and Hoda final hour of the show. If you missed it, watch here!
10.15.16 performing at barclay's center
Kevin will be featured at the TIDALX1015 concert to support education this weekend at the Barclay's center in Brooklyn. Also included on the roster for this charitable show are Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, Emeli Sandé, and more.
10.5.16 The we move tour with james vincent mcmorrow
European tour kicks off today with James Vincent McMorrow. Catch Kevin jetting around the EU on the We Move tour all month long.
9.8.16 Tour with oh wonder
Kevin Garrett hits the road with Oh Wonder on their fall tour across North America today. Catch his opening set when they come through your city. Learn more here.
9.1.16 Made in america festival
This Labor Day weekend, Kevin performs at the Made In America Festival in Philadelphia. Catch his set Saturday afternoon on the TIDAL stage.
8.17.16 Precious premieres on Zane lowe's world first
Zane Lowe will premiere the new single "Precious" by Kevin Garrett for the first time on Beats 1. Tune in here between 12:30 and 1 to hear the track.
10.19.15 VHS Tour With X Ambassadors and Skylar Grey Begins This Week
After a very successful CMJ in New York, Kevin will embark on a month long tour across the United States, including several dates with X Ambassadors and Skylar Grey. Major markets include two shows in New York, New York and Dallas, Texas, along with dates in Washington D.C., Chicago, Austin, and Los Angeles. See the Tour section for more dates and ticket information.
10.13.15 Kevin garrett to perform cmj Music marathon in new york city
Several people are calling Kevin Garrett an artist to watch at CMJ this year, with a handful of dates around the city this week, culminating with a showcase at Rockwood Music Hall on Thursday, 15 October.
10.9.15 Kevin Garrett teases new single "Refuse" on instagram
Kevin Garrett took to Instagram today to tease his highly anticipated follow up single to his debut EP "Mellow Drama." The song is called "Refuse," and is set to release on October 23.
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