DWayne "Saint Orbin" Bennett
Performing with names like Yolanda Adams, Kanye West, Flo Rida, and Kim Burrell, not only adds credibility to his increasing reputation, but it speaks on his ability to stand tall amongst music industry greats.
DWayne “Saint Orbin” Bennett was being groomed for the music industry since early childhood. Born into a family comprised of songwriters, producers, musicians, and singers, Saint Orbin’s first music teacher was his mother, who also sings and plays multiple instruments.
As he matured, so did his abilities. Starting out on the drums, Saint Orbin began to also hone his skills on the keyboard, bass guitar, lead guitar, and the microphone as a singer. Through his versatility and creativity, he has developed a signature style and sound that is now widely listened to.
While Saint Orbin’s musical career began in the church, he has flourished in multiple settings. Since 1998, he has been the founder and a lead vocalist in the urban-inspirational singing group KING and co-founder of DNA MusicBoyz. Throughout this time, Saint Orbin has recorded music for greats such as Jennifer Lopez, Betty Wright, Jagged Edge, and Bootsy Collins. He has also played on national television shows like ABC’s “THE VIEW,” “Good Morning America,” and MTV’s “Video Music Awards.” More recently, Saint Orbin is regularly traveling the globe with Flo Rida, and Cris Cab.
Saint Orbin has now spread his wings and is stepping out as a solo artist with his 2017 freshman album entitled “Soul of a JAmerican.” This two-disc project is a liberating and thought-provoking musical experience that takes one on an emotional journey into the innermost depths of the soul. Creating a masterful blend of reggae, soul, and funk, this singer/songwriter opens his heart and delivers a myriad of memorable messages using entrancing soulful melodies.
Saint Orbin uses music to not only enrich his own life, but to enlighten and encourage other lives as well. Despite his previous achievements, Saint Orbin is steadfast in his objective to be a relevant and positive contributor in today’s music industry.