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Billy Kent is a singer songwriter born in Los Angeles and raised in Highland Park (Northeast LA.) His songs are influenced from the many cultures and sounds of the city. Artist that have recorded Billy's songs include: Tower of Power, Vinx, and new artist Damon Reel has recorded his version of Billy's song "Shallow end" will be out early August 2012. Tower of Power: Billy wrote "Baby's Got the Power" with Greg Adams, T.O.P's long-time horn arranger, and Ellis Hall. He later wrote the lyrics for three more Tower of Power songs: "Someone New", "It All Comes Back", and "Quiet Scream". Vinx, world jazz artist, recorded "Just One Dance", and "Who".
"I've known Billy Kent for over 30 years. He's extremely passionate in all that he does. Do yourself a favor and get to know him through his music." -Emilio Castillo, Bandleader - Tower of Power
"Billy Kent...a songwriter with the unique ability to expose the rawest nerve and essence of life's ups and downs and turn it into a great musical landscape.When I need a lyric, I call on
Billy Kent." -Greg Adams "
I have performed live and in the studio and I can tell you, he is a true R&B poet " -Marc Antoine "
I found this music to be so listenable. . . the project was put together so well from start to finish. Billy's lyrics and singing style together with some great musicianship on this cd make for a very enjoyable listening experience." -Dave Koz