Vincent Rivers is a singer/guitarist who performs acoustic, soulful renditions of modern music. Imagine the music of John Legend and Jack Johnson sung in the soulful style of Bill Withers or Al Green. Add hints of blues, jazz and reggae and you'll hear an honest and pure approach that creates an intimate and engaging experience. His vocal style can be described as warm, smooth, clean, with a guitar style that perfectly compliments his voice. His musical arrangements make classics sound new. His repertoire crosses genres that fuse modern, popular music with timeless, soulful music.
"Vince did a fantastic job at our wedding reception! [in Beaufort, SC] He has a super cool vibe and he is an awesome performer. Everyone loved having him play his vast selection of tracks from Al Green to Daft Punk. I definitely recommend him and we are so glad we booked him."
A native of Charleston, South Carolina, Vince has been performing in the southeast since 2005. Cities in which he frequently performs include Charleston, Hilton Head, Beaufort, Columbia, Spartanburg, Greenville, Florence, Charlotte and Winston-Salem. He has performed as both a solo artist and a band leader during this time and has produced, recorded and arranged music for other artists in the region. He often performs for wedding ceremonies, cocktail hour, wedding receptions, private events, corporate events, retreats, family reunions, birthday parties, private events, rehearsal dinners, house parties, music festivals, ministries and outreach programs. He has studied Music Theory at The College of Charleston, and Classical Guitar and Music Therapy and Queens University in Charlotte, North Carolina. He currently studies Jazz guitar in Charlotte with a private instructor.
"We are so glad we booked Vince Rivers for my son's wedding reception! We called on short notice and he was there, set up and ready to go on time! Vince played a great list of songs and was very entertaining. We will definitely call him again for any events in the future! Very Professional and entertaining!"