Inspired by Dave Matthews, John Mayer and Prince, among others, Roy Daye, Jr. is a veteran of the Charlotte live music scene and an exceptional acoustic guitarist with a smooth set of vocals.
Roy Daye, Jr. FAQs
Q. What style of music do you play?
A. Acoustic covers ranging from DMB, John Mayer to Motown to Michael Bublé.
Q. How many pieces do you typically play as and what instruments are they?
A. Acoustic solo guitar with vocals.
Q. Do you play in other configurations?
A. Yes – duo, trio, to full band (6 pieces with sax).
Q. Why did you become a professional musician?
A. I’ve been blessed with being surrounded by a community of musicians both family and friends from my birth. I’ve always had a passion to entertain whether it be for large gatherings or more quaint or intimate settings. I have developed into quite the entertainer as a result being surround but such great talent.
Q. Where are you located?
A. Charlotte, NC (Ballantyne specifically).
Q. Do you travel?
A. Yes I travel.
Q. Why should an event professional book you?
A. Clients should book me because I am a professional who has honed in on my art form over the years and I am definitely talented, quite different than most singer/acoustic players, the genres that I perform are as broad and different as Neil Young is to Prince, as well as Louis Armstrong is to Keith Urban providing a more full sound that you would be hard pressed to hear elsewhere.
Q. Do you have the capability of providing your own sound & lights?
A. I do have my own PA and lights if requested.