Legendary Kebo Cyrus
Kebo Cyrus, born Kevin Lynn Cyrus to parents Ronald Ray Cyrus and Ruth Ann Cyrus. As a young boy growing up in Kentucky, he was given the nickname Kebo by his father. His passion of music began at an early age. His grandfather played the fiddle, his mother played piano and his father was a singer in a gospel quartet. Even though his roots were in country and gospel music, Kebo developed a love for funk in addition to rock & roll! The very first album purchased for him by his mother, was none other than Sly Stone. As a young boy, his love for this style of music grew stronger thru the years, prompting him to join George Clinton’s P Funk fan club.
Immersed in music his entire life, with a brother like Billy Ray and a niece like Miley, he is a high energy entertainer who will leave you wanting more. Kebo makes a big country sound straight from the soul. With his rock’n feel good tunes fans are being wrangled in large stampedes. His musical influences include the late great Stevie Ray Vaughn and Jimi Hendrix as well as Sly Stone, George Clinton and Lynyard Skynyrd. He learned to play guitar as a teenager and has never put it down. One of the highlights of his career was getting to play with George Clinton and Bootsy Collins, in addition to these accomplishments he has had the opportunity to open shows for Travis Tritt and Kris Kristofferson.
Based out of Nashville, TN, Kebo hits the stage with a brilliant four piece band. The band offers an unbelievably extensive song list with everything from incredible originals, to today’s current hit songs to the oldies but goodies including country, rock and funk wonderfully blended together, the experience is a one stop listening experience.
Kebo is a member of BMI and has recorded 2 solo albums and his current album is entitled “You Know” released in July of 2010. This hard working showman tours extensively throughout the States, never ceasing to impress or excite his audience, an audience of all types and ages.
Kebo confronts a Budweiser and hot wing audience with envious confidence with a surge of masterful vocals a product of playing various venues and hour long jam sessions. Truly a force to be reckoned with, Kebo is on Fire and “He will not disappoint”!
Kebo is corporate friendly because he has several styles of music to perform and a plethora of songs to appease any audience private or public.
Previous gigs include Paramount Arts Complex (Ashland, KY), Big Willies Karaoke Bar (Oakhill-Mossy, WV), Club Tumbleweed (Savannah, GA), Marion County Fair (Hillsboro, KS), Dramatic Arts Production (Atlanta, GA)