Olivier Kaye


Singer artist

 

Olivier Kaye is a self-taught singer from a non-musician family. He first participated in village singing competitions and afterwards in larger events.

Mon histoire

Mes débuts

In 2010, with the choir “La Petite Marie” from Harzé, he took part in two events: “I Muvrini and the 500 Chorists” and “The Chanting Fools of Alès” alongside Patrick Fiori and Anggun, directed by Jacky Locks.

The same year, in parallel with the choir, he started solo and enrolled in the castings of X Factor and The Voice Belgium.

He got selected for the fifth season of The Voice Belgium at the age of 22 and reached the final in Quentin Mosimann’s team in April 2016.

Later, he was expected to be the Belgian candidate for the Eurovision 2017 in Kiev. Blanche would eventually be the representative of the country. In addition, he will participate in the show Talents Sing Eurovision alongside Sandra Kim, Johnny Logan, Tom Dice and former talents from the The Voice Belgium. That year, he devoted himself to music and joined the IMEP (Higher Institute of Music and Pedagogy) in Namur in the section Pop Chant directed by Nicolas Dorian.

In 2017, he takes part in his first musical EnChanté and lately Hercule: Le Destin d’un Dieu, which has notably been played at the Theatre of Liege and the Studio of Live Arts of Casablanca.

To reinforce his acting qualities, he follows drama coaching sessions with Dominique Renkens and William Clobus.

He has also put his voice on the title Imagine in collaboration with Stepanov & Bougini.
Thanks to his personal experience and various internships during his studies of Social Sciences and Education and studies in French as foreign language, he will find out his qualities of animator in singing and music lessons. These skills will be used in theme courses at the Studio Créa, a school of performing arts for children from 3 to 15.

During that year, he will have the chance to join the group “With Us” and make some performances for private events as well as various animations.

In July 2018, Olivier and the troupe of Hercule will perform on the stage of the Cinévox for a series of performances at the Festival Off in Avignon.

In August 2018, he leaves in Brasov (Romania) for the famous international contest of interpretation Cerbul de Aur – Golden Stag. Many famous artists are present : James Blunt, Amy McDonald, Nicole Scherzinger. September 1, he wins the First Prize of the jury and the heart of Romanian with the Audience Prize.

Actually, Olivier prepares his selection for Eurovision in Romania. To be continued …