Starting off as a vocalist in KK ‘s underground music scene in 2005 with Goyang72, Kamal gradually moved on to performing on to performing in pubs with the Morbius band in mid 2007.
A singer and performer from the Land below the Wind, Eilvane is a fellow KK girl, and this year, she returns to the KK Jazz Fest stage to bring you her favourite jazz numbers with talented local musicians, The Air Pockets.
Suria Buskers is an excellent band of highly experienced professional musicians. They have a large extensive song list and catalogue of music styles and songs that our client can choose from.
Quadro Forte was formed in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah in 2009. Quadro forte means Quadro (four) and Forte (Loud). The band initially had four (4) members in the group who play music out loud.
A popular corporate function singer before being recruited into the family of pop pop music, May Mow capitalizes on her alluring good looks and attractive bassy voice to win a steady following.
Mohd Faizul Sany, known by many as Faizul Sany was born in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah on the 22th February 1985. The second in the family, he is the only child who has interest in music since in early childhood.
Liyana Fizi plays stripped back acoustic tunes tinged with a mix of pop, folksy and jazzy accents. Gaining acknowledgment for her music, the singer/songwriter made her first debut as one of the founding members of Malaysian indie-pop band Estrella.
Born in Chicago and raised in Singapore, Boston-based Shun Ng (pronounced ‘ing’) is a fingerstyle guitarist, vocalist and acclaimed international performer.
One of the major comeback of the festival! Welcome back Rio Sidik! Rio performed at the Kota Kinabalu Jazz Festival before in 2012 with his astonishing and memorable performance!
USA Motown Legend Bobby Taylor is back in KK by popular demand and this time with two surprise opening act especially for you! Bobby is most notable for discovering and mentoring the Jackson 5 and Michael Jackson