2012 Nominee – Jazz Artist of the Year – 22nd Annual LA Music Awards
Keith Williams delivers an incomparable performance with a unique talent and a tenor voice that touches the hearts and minds of all music lovers. A performer since the age of eight and originally from England, Keith has toured extensively throughout the United Kingdom and Europe. He performed in front of His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, at the London Palladium. In 2006, he was voted top male vocalist in a National Talent Showcase at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas by his peers. In 2008 Keith appeared at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas in a tribute show to Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis, and Dean Martin. .
In 2009 he appeared on Good Morning Sacramento. The show went out to 60,000 homes during the course of the morning which is Keith’s largest audience to date. Keith is also a writer with four of his Original songs being played on 365 Radio which is a live feed radio station based in San Francisco which covers the major Bay Area. The songs, Tonight’s The Night , Loved and Lost, Alone, and Soul Mates have had positive results throughout the music industry. Keith is presently in the studio working on his original album.
Keith’s songs on his current jazz album, New Beginnings, were mixed, mastered, and produced by multi-Platinum record producer Stuart Epps from England. Stuart’s resume is outstanding, with notable clients such as Sir Elton John, Sir Cliff Richards, Sir Paul McCartney, Chris Rea, Eric Frampton and Foreigner, to name but a few.
Two Songs from his album, My Funny Valentine and In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning, thanks to Music
Xray an online A&R company, have been placed with two Film and TV companies. One of the companies, “H Music” www.hmusicbiz.com, is located in New York and the other, “HD Music Now” www.hdmusicnow.com, is in Los Angeles.
In 2012 Keith’s song My Funny Valentine was chosen as song of the month by an online company called Singers Universe http://www.singeruniverse.com/competition-winner-90-123.htm,winning his place amongst some outstanding vocalists from around the world. Keith’s album New Beginnings’ s is now being represented by Eddie “Sea” Caldwell, of Music of the Sea Productions, based out of Chicago. Thanks to Eddie, his album is now being distributed on a world-wide distribution throughout his digital catalogs.
New Beginnings was released on July 1st 2012 and is now available for digital download on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, Google play, plus a host of other renowned music sites. The Album is being played on a 22 internet radio stations across the United States and several in Europe . The album has received tremendous response from the station’s listeners. Songs from the album are being played on KLED radio FM 91.1 which broadcasts out of Los Angeles and covers the greater Los Angeles region. New Beginnings is also being played on the United Kingdoms #1 internet radio station “Off The Chart Radio.
Keith was featured on H Music’s website for the month of February, 2013as song of the month with My Funny Valentine at http://www.hmusic.biz/Song_Of_The_Month.html , which for Keith was a great honor indeed. As a result, Keith received song representation contracts for both songs, from both companies.
Keith was nominated for the 22nd Los Angeles Music Awards as Jazz Artist Of The Year. He has also been nominated for an award by the 2012 Artist’s in Music Awards. This nomination is for best Jazz/Lounge artist.
In August 2013 Keith won an International Talent Search which was run by a New York Management agency called The W Music Group. As a result, Keith is now under management and is being represented by Tono Miakoda who is presently shopping Keith to the major record labels. Keith will soon be in the studio working on a new Christmas Album for this up coming season which will then be followed by a new Jazz album.
Keith Williams is without doubt a true artist with the experience to back it up.