Garth Taylor

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Last Show: Sunday 28 th October 2018

PizzaExpress Live (Maidstone)

Considered a pioneer of the South African music industry, Garth Taylor a self-taught, chart topping singer-songwriter and recording artist will take you on a musical journey. Garth has shared the stage with Shaggy, Simply Red, Brian Mc Knight and was personally picked by Sir Richard Branson to sing at his son’s wedding in 2013. Garth has been in the industry for 20 years this year and will be celebrating all his greatest hits with Pizza Express Live.

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“Garth Taylor, a consumate performer, reads a crowd faultlessly and never fails to deliver an awesome show!” - Jenny Valsechi, About Entertainment.

“Garth Taylor has once again, amazed and surprised me with “give me your love” – Effortlessly showcasing the amazing talent that he is blessed to have. Well done garth, you never disappoint!” Riva Schoeman, presenter Groot FM 90,5 radio station

The X factor that defines the leaders of the pack in the music industry is a combination of a great voice, performing multiple instruments, executing an energetic performance and of course being a hit songwriter. This perfectly describes multi-talented Garth Taylor.

Garth Taylor is considered a pioneer of the South African music industry, a SAMA nominated artist and is most renowned for being a chart topping singer-songwriter and recording artist. He was personally handpicked by Sir Richard Branson to entertain at his sons wedding in 2013. He’s a distinguished performer who writes all music and lyrics to his original material.Garth is also a brilliant multi-instrumentalist who plays piano, keyboard, guitar and drums. His creativeness and unique style expand further into production, engineering and mixing. If you are still not impressed, Garth is a completely self taught!

This musical legend is no newcomer to the entertainment industry, and boasts a successful career spanning two decades. South Africans first heard of Garth in 1998 when his hit single ‘Why’ remained on top of the radio charts for 5 consecutive weeks. It further received extensive airplay on all major South African radio stations, with the majority of fans believing that he was an international artist. ‘Why’ is considered one of South Africa’s timeless classics.

An incredible stage presence, immaculate vocal delivery and strong songs mark Garth Taylor’s performances as world-class. His robust reputation as a live performer has earned him spot light performances on large stages, with a bouquet of international stars including, Simply Red, Shaggy, Jonathan Butler, Phil Fearon, Judy Boucher and Brian McNight. Garth was also commissioned to entertain for Richard Branson’s sons wedding reception at the Kruger National Park.

Garth is actively involved in the fight against the abuse of women and children.

Out of the recording studio, Garth is an avid fitness fanatic with kickboxing being his passion. In 2014, Garth took the South African Kickboxing Champion title. Garth is also a lover of the outdoors, golf and is a keen fisherman.

“There are a few artists in south africa that should be getting more attention. Garth Taylor is one such artist”
Dave Hammond, Station Manager IFM 102.2 Radio Station and SAMA judge.