Official Biography (courtesy of Kaleem Taylor)
Attention! UK Rising star Kaleem Taylor is bringing you his second EP titled ‘Alone’. The West London singer has had a whirlwind 12 months where he has reached some significant milestones in his career. Taylor has made his radio debut on DJ Target’s BBC Radio 1Xtra Homegrown, as well as performing at Brixton Academy in front of thousands as he opened for US superstars Miguel and Boyz II Men. After the relative success of his first EP titled ‘Smooth’ the talented vocalist returns with his second installment ‘Alone’. The premise of his second projects is relationships and the struggles experienced whilst with your partner. Nevertheless the title ‘Alone’ has a deeper meaning, as Kaleem is a firm believer that his own sound is like no other, and the uniqueness of his voice has resulted in him creating his own lane, hence being ‘alone’ in the industry.
The track-listing of the EP exhibits the highs and lows of a relationship going from the ‘magic’ of the proverbial honeymoon stage to the period where you are hoping ‘It will get better’ until ultimately the ‘true colours’ of your partner are revealed. As the EP unfolds it will relate to anybody who has experienced the unraveling of a relationship that ultimately spirals out of control. Taylor’s smooth vocals and unique sound adds an edge to each individual track placing a greater emphasis on the emotional values involved.
Taylor’s debut album is also in the works as the star has been working alongside a number of producers including, Davince, Bondax, Ins and many more! The soul singer’s reputation has grown immensely since he performed a live session for Trevor Nelson at the legendary Maida Vale studios in West London where he covered Frank Ocean’s popular ‘Thinking About You’. The live session was aired live on BBC 1xtra and has raked In 130,000 worth of views, expanding Taylor’s fan-base! Kaleem Taylor will get a chance to perform tracks from his EP when he opens for US sensation Ryan Leslie In November. Leslie is heading to
the UK for his coveted ‘Les Is More’ tour with Taylor supporting the star playing dates at Hatfield, Manchester, Birmingham and London! Kaleem Taylor’s EP is slated for a November 4th release, the collection of tracks not only showcases the undeniable soul that Taylor possesses but also sheds light on the fact that even though the star is content with being ‘Alone’ the fame is something he will have to get used to, and fast.