Kenny Holland is widely known for his melodic covers and his upbeat voice with which he performs his incredible pop-rock songs. The American musician is also a talented songwriter and actor. He began his music career by posting videos of himself singing or making music on his YouTube channel of the same name. Kenny used to be a famous vine star, and he had millions of followers and over a hundred thousand loops on his videos when the platform was closed. Although he initially only played at small music events and competitions, Kenny is now a professional musical act with millions of fans who admire his music.
His most famous songs include Whatever It Takes, So What, Backseat, and One Day At a Time. He also has a critically acclaimed album and an EP called Heart & Keys and Whatever It Takes. Kenny is known for his incredible series of covers of hits such as Go the Distance from the movie Hercules, Viva La Vida from Coldplay, Scars to Your Beautiful from Alessia Cara, and Story of My Life from One Direction.
Kenny Holland Biography
Kenny was born on May 1, 1995, in Phoenix, Arizona, but grew up in Michigan. He developed an interest in music when he was a young boy and began learning to play the piano at the age of 8. He practiced every moment he got until his skills improved and he was allowed to perform at the events of his high school. He graduated from Pinnacle High School.
The talented singer gained popularity after signing up on the Vine platform and began uploading videos of himself singing covers of hits. He quickly gained over 1.4 million followers who all admired the little pieces of music he generously blessed them with. The young talent also opened a YouTube channel called Kenny Holland, where he uploads videos of himself singing songs he composed himself, as well as covers of songs by other artists. He has also uploaded music videos of some of his popular songs such as Lifeline, This Dance, Dreamville and Souvenirs. The Youtuber published mashup videos of songs and introduced his siblings in some of his videos mainly because he is not the only member of the Dutch family blessed with a phenomenal singing voice.
The pop-rock musician moved to Los Angeles to pursue a professional music career. At 16, he released his very first song called So What, which was one of the singles on his 2012 debut album Heart & Keys. Since then, he has performed to sold-out houses as a support act for popular artists such as Ryan Beatty, Aaron Carter, Rae Sremmund, Demi Lovato, The Rocket Summer, and The Summer. He has two EPs to his credit: Whatever It Takes, released in 2014, and Based on a True Story (B.O.A.T.S), released in 2016.
Kenny started a joint project with his friend Wes Stromberg in July 2015 under the name the balcony. The singer and songwriter also have a flourishing acting career. He played Jimmy Flinders in the 2016 movie Saturday Warriors. The film rendition of the stage play of the same name follows the musical journey of a family who came to earth to learn the truth about the meaning of life. It is a brilliant and emotional film, and Kenny Holland played his role to perfection.
Facts You Need To Know
1. The singer was born by Kelley McCormick and Ken McCormick He is not her only child, but he is her only son.
2. Kenny has five sisters, namely Madison, Camri, London, Bria, and Capri. They all appeared in his videos at some point in the past, but the singer says Capri is his favorite sibling.
3. As for romance, Kenny used to date Andrea Russett, another YouTube star. Things were going pretty well for the couple until they broke up in 2017.
4. In the person of Nicole Mitchelle, he found love again, and after a few months of dating, they got engaged in July 2017. On September 29, 2017, the two exchanged their marriage vows.
5. The lovebirds are still happily married, and there is no talk of bringing a child into the family in the foreseeable future.