DONNY RAY EVINS
TRIBUTE TO NAT KING COLE AND UNCHAINED SOUL
With a beautiful bass baritone voice Donny Ray is seducing audiences around the world. He has performed at exclusive five star venues and premier events with highlights that include : Two Times Las Vegas Variety Entertainer of the Year, Two world tours with Buck Ram’s ‘Platters’, performed on Broadway, has International Television Appearances, performances with New Zealand’s philharmonic orchestra, headliner for Casinos, Corporate Events, Night Clubs and Five Star International Cruise Lines. Donny Ray is also an International award winning singer/songwriter. Donny has two fantastic shows; “Unforgettable”- a tribute to Nat King Cole and “Unchained Soul”- which features some of the greatest R&B, Soul, Jazz, Rock, and Pop music of our time. The Donny Ray Evins tribute ‘Unforgettable’ is described as the number one Nat King Cole Tribute in the world, “Sophisticated, Brilliant and Fascinating” - The New York Times. Audiences experience Donny’s ability to capture the suave smoothness of Nat King Cole. Donny’s warm personality, embracing bass baritone voice and commanding stage presence captures the very essence of Mr. Cole. Unforgettable, Mona Lisa, Rambling Rose, Too Young and Route 66 are just a taste of the many Nat Cole hits in this show. The “Unchained Soul” show establishes Donny as a true master singer/entertainer. His voice has soft round tones, a wide vocal range combined with a soulful singing style. Singing every song with raw emotion and musical understanding, Donny performs classic R&B, Soul, Jazz, Pop, and Rock. Singing hits from artists such as Ray Charles, James Brown, BB King, Carlos Santana and Wilson Picket to name a few.
Both shows have toured internationally in Japan, New Zealand, Australia, China, Malaysia, Singapore and on five Star International Cruise Lines. “Unchained Soul” and “Unforgettable” have received rave acknowledgements and standing ovations from clients and critics alike.