Kenny Fame is an incredibly gifted poet / singer-songwriter based in Harlem, NY. His debut CD is a mix of sentimental: Indie-Folk / Urban-Funk / Dance-Pop; that is well needed breath of old school air that gives new music a burst of life.
Kenny Fame has been described as the runaway sensation of the season. He has the unique ability, to blend indie and pop music into an irresistible mix of bold soundscapes, top 40 hooks, and metaphoric lyrics. Born and raised in Paterson, New Jersey, he began writing poetry by age four and started writing his first songs soon after. His voice is both gritty & raw. His musical influences is so cast that his voice he has been compared to the likes of: Bob Dillon, Terence Trent Darby, Elvis Presley, Stevie Wonder,Billy Idol & Michael Hutchence.
Fame began recording in home studios in 2013 with the help of local producers such as: Jesse Castro, Craig Levy, Michael Mancuso, and Jona Carson who also held the position of associate producer on the album alongside Fame. As a musician fame’s music is both melodic & thought provoking. The musical style that he employs on this album ranges from elements of Country to Folk to Rock to Soul to Funk to Jazz .
Fame’s upcoming CD which is entitled “Kenny Fame: The First Album ” is a subtle hint to the fact that Fame, envisions this album as his first album of many more to come. So if the future of music is what you’re looking for, look no further than Kenny Fame. If you want to hear what the future sounds like, then just press “play”.