Kenne Blessin - Male Singer | London, London(4 Reviews)
Based In: London, London
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Kenne is a versatile artist who sings both original tracks and covers; he works with live bands and backing tracks alike and though his first love is reggae, he also sings a variety of genres including Soca, R&B, Rock, EDM, Dancehall.
Purple Rain Prince Cover
Wild World Maxi Priest Cover
Holding Back The Years Simply Red Cover
I feel Good Beres Hammond Cover
Life Without Music Steel Pulse Cover
She's Royal Taurus Riley Cover
No Letting Go Wayne Wonder Cover
Turn Me On Kevin Lyttle Cover
Hold Yuh Gyptian Cover
Machel Soca Cover
Rupee Soca Cover
Sean Paul Dancehall Covers
Kenne Blessin, a well-rounded and versatile artist whose forte includes a myriad of genres.
Born in Kingston on February 11th 1980 with the natural gift of singing, Kenroy Dacosta Carney (a.k.a. Kenne Blessin) began his musical journey…
Though his singing started in church & on the streets, Kenne was officially introduced to music by his family ‘LIONS DEN’. The crew worked and performed with many well-known artists including ‘Anthony B’, ‘Everton Blender’, ‘Chrisinti’, ‘Norris Man’ & ‘Admiral Bailey’ – they also got to work in some top studios including ... Arrows, Grafton, Music Works, Penthouse, Sly n Robbie amongst others.
While Kenne was raised in (Yallahs) St. Thomas, Jamaica, he actually migrated to Antigua in 1999 and has been a resident there ever since. It was there that Kenne won a karaoke competition, and then went on to win the Gem FM ‘Caribbean Star Search’ which introduced him to Soca music. Kenne recorded his 1st groovy tune ‘My Love’ in Barbados, produced by Da Bhann. The Band did a few tour together to various Islands and Continents.
Kenne’s music has been well-received in Antigua and it has been there that he has performed both as the opening act and shared the stage with numerous stars. These include ‘The Manhattans’, ‘Percy Sledge’, ‘The Kinks’, ‘KC & JoJo’, ‘Genuine’, ‘Faith Evans’, ‘Third World’, ‘Maxi Priest’ & ‘Shaggy, through the colaborations with various local Bands such as "Dorsette Band", "4Play Band", "Itchy Feet Band" and few others. During this time, Kenne has learnt to respect & embrace other music genres such as Rock, Pop, R&B & Alternative music. This along with his love of Reggae and Soca all enhance his performance today and make the stage his own personal backyard.
Kenne Blessin recently promoted and toured in North America, Atlanta, Tampa, North Carolina, Philadelphia and New Jersey with ‘VPJ Management’ alongside "Revolution Band" and "Island Soul Band". He also opened for ‘Freddie Macgregor’, ‘Morgan Heritage’, ‘Machel Montano’, ‘Edwin Yearwood’, ‘Kerwin Du Bios’, and various other top artists.
Kenne was on the 2012 VP Records Lovers Rock ‘Faraway featuring Winsome’ Produced by Anthony Brightly (puresilk) and has done a cover version of the Simply Red classic ‘Holding Back the Years’ produced by Hugh Campbell. The success of which is apparent by the climbing views and positive comments on YouTube.
Kenne Blessin’s unstoppable passion for music brought him to London in 2013 where he successfully paved his way through UK and Europe. Since then Kenne has lived in Atlanta, working predominately on solo projects.
During October 2014 Kenne released his Reggae Album ‘Get Up and Go’ produced by Christopher Dane Duffus of Goldmind production. The album features Kenne Blessin’ infectious Reggae vibes and his official music videos, SEARCHING, IF GOD WAS LIKE MAN, Etc.
Kenne worked collaboratively with well-known hip hop artist Lil Zane and most recently features on Johnny Roxx & Alekk single ‘Murdera’ which been played on BBC radio. "WIne Fi Di Money" released by FLEX UP RECORDS is the latest single with Johnny Roxx and Dj Septik. Wall Recordings 'Afro Jack's label, has just released "No Long Talking" Produced by SMACK and MikMall, and its getting a very good reception. its no surprise that Europe is a landmark for Kenne Blessin, as he is doing some current projects with "PEACEMAKERS", featuring songs such as "THE FLAME" which has 4Remixes, and also "Feels Right" featuring "Jendayi". Kenne Blessin was 1st introduced to the Europe Producers by 'Blood Ah Run Red Sound", then "Weedy G Productions". Stay tuned because the only way is Up for this Unique and Versitile Writer and Performer.
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