2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: ECM Presents - SXSW FREE Spotlight Showcase!!! w/ Guest Pass

Keite Young

Saturday, March 19
11:30PM - 12:00AM

409 Colorado St


Listen to Dem Don't Know


Revolutionary. Luminary. Passionate
These words not only describe Keite Young’s music, they describe the man. Born into a musical and devoutly spiritual family in Fort Worth, TX. Keite began his musical journey in the church. With an evangelist for a grandmother and a blues singer for a grandfather, it’s not hard to see how the spiritual and carnal influences of Sam Cooke, Al Green, Bobby Blue Bland, Prince and Parliament Funkadelic shaped his musical identity. An ordained minister at 15, some of Keite’s earliest musical experiences were singing in the choir as Kirk Franklin taught songs that would later revolutionize gospel music. By age 19, Keite (along with parents Dalon & Carrie Collins) traveled the world performing on tour with Nu Nation. At 21, Keite made a conscious decision to commit himself to speaking truth to power which surpasses any one genre of music. He later went on to sign with Hidden Beach as a so...

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