Delon White is a talented singer, songwriter, producer and performer of R&B, Soul and Jazz music.
Since the age of nine first influenced by the Jackson 5 he started off as many did by singing along and dancing to records and learning his voice. In his teen years, he would often do local talent shows with friends as a group and even some comedy acting. During his grade school years, he befriended the oldest son of BUTCH TAVARES of the world famous TAVARES brothers. Butch in his off time would give Delon musical pointers on singing and the business of music.
In 1988 at the age of 20 he joined a five person vocal group called FLAYRE. A kind of TROOP mixed with DeBarge type of vibe because they had a female in the group they were able to sign a recording contract with well known record industry veteran TONY ROSE who also worked with MAURICE STARR who also showed some interest in the group. Though the group never recorded they did many performances around the Boston area including the world famous Stand Theatre. Later on in the 90s Delon joined another Boston area vocal group called RAW VIBEZ. The four man group was like a JODECI/Boyz II Men type of vibe with a Hip Hop edge. They worked with well known producer Ric Poulin who owns Bristol Studios. They were part of a compilation tape called PORTRAITS OF THE CITY which came out locally through Ric Poulin's Mona Lisa Records. The song was called "TAKE ME AWAY" which you can hear Delon on the chorus and bridge.
After years with the group Delon, his wife Tracie and children moved to Houston, TX. Delon would sing in local churches and shows through AFTON working on his solo efforts. He ended up doing hook work for local Houston Hip Hop artist EMPHAMOUS B and co starred in videos "A DREAM", "DO IT BIG" and "TAKE ME BY THE HAND" on YouTube which has several thousand views. He also did several live performances with Emphamous B. Through his job St Lukes Episcopal Hospital he joined their choir and sang lead on FOX 26 live tv during the Christmas holidays with a viewership of 98 thousand people.
Later Tate Music Group out of Oklahoma contacted him about doing a project. Eventually Delon produced along with working with other producers Clay "Big Daddy Cee" Gittens, ArcAngelo Gorgoni, Brian "Unkle Funk" Poe his first official album SOUL SESSION VOL 1 which came out world wide September 2014. He was able to get airplay on various internet radio stations and shows including RFPRadio.com, Lady Mamalade show on Regina Records Radio, Lady Flava show on Blog Talk Radio, Jango, iHeartRadio, others even a FM station in San Antonio for his song "Saturday and Sunday" and satellite radio. He also got a write up in Katy News about the album.
Delon performed numerous times at the famous Red Cat Jazz Club and others and won a opening spot at the famous Red Cat Jazz Festival in Galveston TX in 2015 with a live band and backing vocalists in front of a total of 9 Thousand people in person and live feed. In 2016 Delon stared in a healthcare video produced by CHI St Lukes called "DELIRIUM "THRILLER" STYLE" which at one point had over 18 Thousand views. It was a take on Michael Jacksons THRILLER which was very well received in the healthcare community. He also musically produced a seperate Delirium song for another healthcare video which is also on YouTube. Delon submitted a EP version of his SOUL SESSION VOL 1 album with five songs to AKADEMIA AWARDS and won BEST EP R&B/SOUL for February 2016. He also earned a feature article in SOULetter MAGAZINE volume 42.
Currently he has put together a new exciting album called THE ELECTRIC LOVE MOMENT which is 10 songs of not only his great vocal ability (singing all the lead and background parts) but delivering an album with R&B, Soul, some touches of Jazz, Funk even Reggae. The theme being about LOVE. Producers are Delon White, ArcAngelo Gorgoni and Vince "PUNCHO" Bonham. One of the songs, "ALL I WANNA DO IS SEE YOU SMILE" produced by Vince "PUNCHO" Bonham already won an AKADEMIA Music Award for best R&B song for February 2017. Delon just linked up with AMBYENT RECORDS CEO and Producer Stephen Jerome Ferguson. Delon has his DAYSO Music productions and is a BMI member as well. With his many musical accomplishments he plans on delivering even more for the adult contemporary audience and hopefully even gets some of the younger generation to come along and get a taste of real talent and music.
R&B, Adult Contemporary, Soul and Jazz