|Full Name||Kes the Band|
|Known for||Soca Music|
|Genres||Soca, R&B, Rock, Dancehall|
|Years Active||2005 – present|
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Kes The Band Full Bio
Inspired by their native melting pot, the nation of Trinidad and Tobago KES the Band fuses together a unique blend of calypso, soca, rock and reggae to bring the sounds of the Caribbean to the world stage. It may also be referred to as Caribbean Pop. Kes the band comprises:
KEES DIEFFENTHALLER -VOCALS HANS DIEFFENTHALLER – DRUMS
JON DIEFFENTHALLER – GUITAR RIAD BOOCHOON – BASS
RICARDO RAMESHWAR – KEYBOARDS MARIO CALLENDER – KEYBOARDS
ROBERT PERSAUD – DJ & SAMPLES AARON VEREEN – PERCUSSION
The band was officially formed in 2005. In 2006 KES launched their debut album titled “Three Baldheads and a Dread”. In 2007 they launched their second album “Lion”. The band’s third album was released on February 10, 2009 and entitled “On In 5”. In 2011 KES continued showing growth in their music with the release of their fourth Album “Wotless” in early 2011. The band also released their fifth album “Stereotype” later in the same year. In 2012 they released their sixth album entitled “Wired”. KES is known for hits such as “Endless Summer”, “Tuesday on the Rocks”. “Fallin”, “Workout” and “Million”.
In 2011 KES won the international groovy soca monarch with the song “Wotless”. KES is known for the production of great live shows. KES has performed all over the Caribbean, USA, Canada and Europe, also touching parts of Asia (Japan and China), and has opened for acts such as Musiq Soulchild, Sean Paul, Rihanna, John Legend, Maroon 5 and Evanescence. The versatility of the band that allows them to stand out from the crowd and brings to the stage more than just a voice in Kees, but an energy that seems almost contagious. Kees never fails to excite and impress the audience with his unique talent and ability to deliver nothing less than perfection when performing. He never fails to bring forth the most outstanding performances and draw in the largest crowds. The Band KES effortless talent and amazing performances has made the small island of Trinidad and Tobago known across the globe.