Kendrick Hardaway is a multi-award winning singer/songwriter of R&B, Neo Soul, Jazz and Pop Music who also plays Acoustic Guitar, Alto Sax, and Piano. Kendrick is an international recording artist; having traveled and performed in Germany, France, Italy,Kuwait, and the U.K. in addition to many stateside locations including Los Angeles,Atlanta, New York and of course his home town of Detroit city to name a few.
Delivered flawlessly every time, his is heart stopping vocal and awe inspiring performance has enabled him to accomplish things that not many emerging artists can boast. Kendrick was named 2018's "Male R&B Artist of the Year" at the Detroit Black Music Awards; as well as receiving awards for "Outstanding Urban Songwriter" and "Outstanding Rock/Pop Artist with his Band The Infatuations at the Detroit Music Awards.
He’s opened shows for such artists as 112, Montel Jordan, Ne-yo, Eric Roberson, Conya Doss, Carl Thomas, Kindred Family Soul, and Ginuwine.
Kendrick competed in season 2 of the Fox Network’s American
Idol; making it all the way to the Hollywood rounds of the competition; he was one of the final 40 competitors; outshining over 200,000 others who auditioned that season.
While Kendrick’s voice and sound is superbly unique, If you compared his music other artists in the industry, those other artists would be ones like Bruno Mars, Ne-Yo, Trey Songs, Musiq Soulchild, and Maxwell.
We hope you like the artists that were mentioned, because Kendrick really respects them.
He stated in an interview with Angie Star of Detroit’s 105.9 Kiss FM, “Personally, I don't focus on whether or not my music is going to be compared to another artist. My art is uniquely me, and whatever I write please know that it comes from my soul. This is just who I am.”
After his recent releases of his latest single 'The Slave King" and his EP "The Soundtrack" Kendrick has the entertainment world on the edge of its seat in anticipation of his next release; which is anticipated in April of 2020.
Kendrick Hardaway is poised to set the music and entertainment world ablaze in the year 2020 and is already on the watch lists of music lovers the world over. He's definitely one to watch. Get ready for the ride!