BLACK & BLUE
Born on June 13, 1996, Kevin is a Modern Country Music Artist and Radio Personality from of Sonora, KY. He started playing guitar when he was 5 years old. By 15, Kevin was playing his first bar gigs in the Louisville area-- appearing in several country cover bands up until his late teen's when he decided it was time to focus on his own career and songwriting. His influences include Eric Church, Morgan Wallen, HARDY, Thomas Rhett and Keith Urban.
Kevin independently wrote his debut EP, Lookin' For A Party- released in 2020. In addition to the title track, the project (produced by Billboard charting producer, Bill McDermott) included his debut single, "Hell of a Good Time" and "Hook, Line, & Sinker". The EP has tens of thousands of streams on Spotify, as well as several other platforms. In addition to writing for his own project, Kevin also has had songwriting credits on several projects including the song, "Gone" on up-and-coming country-artist Dustin Collin's new album co-produced by Buddy Cannon (Kenny Chesney, Reba, etc.), the debut single "Champagne" from rising star Ashley Bryant, and more.
His highly anticipated first full-length album, "Black & Blue" (also produced by Bill McDermott) is expected to be released this summer. It goes more in depth about things that have happened in Kevin's life-- specifically in relationships. It includes his lead-off single, "Girls" (released in 2021) that talks about finding the right one through all the wrong ones. "Miss Ya" the breakup/party anthem, "Gettin' Good at Gettin' By" that hits the struggle of breaking up in a small town, "Whiskey (feat. Ashley Bryant)" about a relationship on the rocks, and the NEW SINGLE "Break a Heart" which the heartbreak waiting to happen. It will be distributed by New Age/The Orchard (owned by SONY).
Kevin has been a supporting act for several BIG names in country music; such as Reba, Chris Young, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, David Lee Murphy, Joe Diffie, Maddie & Tae, Reilly Green, Ryan Hurd, Jameson Rodgers, and several more. He has played at several popular venues/festivals across the country, including: CMA Music Festival, NFL Draft, Kentucky Derby Festival, and has already had tour dates across the country in New York, Orlando, Chicago, Gatlinburg, Lexington, Hershey, Las Vegas, Key West and more!
The "Black & Blue Tour 2022" will kick off this summer! Check the TOUR page for more info on when Kevin will be in your area!
Even while he his on the road, you can listen to Kevin on local radio stations across Kentucky, Tennessee, Southern Indiana and Ohio on 94.3 the Wolf and Goober 95.1 every weekday from 10 AM-2 PM (check local time zones).