Thursday 14 December
Up and coming artist Ben Davis mixes pop, R&B, and dance genres to create unique and diverse songs that challenge contemporary pop music. Influenced by artists such as Stevie Wonder and Tina Turner, this Los Angeles native began singing and performing at an early age. While in college, Davis secured his first professional recording gig, singing lead vocals on the song “Philosophy” written by Ryan Tedder of One Republic, the song was featured in the movie “Step Up.” After graduating from UCLA in 2008, Ben joined the short-lived boy band Central Avenue, which was produced by Grammy winning producer, Greg Lawson (Anastacia, Jennifer Lopez). After the group disbanded, Ben joined the acclaimed party band, the LA Allstars with whom he toured internationally and performed at iconic venues such as The House of Blues, Austin City Limits, MGM Grand Arena (Las Vegas) and MGM Macau.