About Del Travar: Del Travar is a singer, songwriter and composer from Richmond, Virginia. The son of musicians, he performed his first solo in church, at the age of seven. Energized by the audience and a love for music, Del continued to seek opportunities to share his gift of music with others.
Following high school, his personal aspirations led him to North Carolina Central University where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Management & Finance. After graduation, he made a leap of faith and set his sights on achieving his musical dreams. Inspired by the appeal of American Idol, Del auditioned for Randy, Paula, Simon, and celebrity judge Mark McGrath. They sent him to Hollywood where he successfully made it through the semi-final round.
Del has continued to stay in the limelight as a highly desired backup singer and actor. His “boy next door” quality and charm garnered him the television role as the face of Richmond’s American Family Fitness health club. Drawing from a wide range of inspirations such as Donnie Hathaway, Phil Collins and Hall & Oates, Del Travar’s style is wide-ranging, innovative, and honest. As a humble artist, Del’s message through song has touched an extensive and diverse range of listeners. In 2012 Del went on to become the Radio One, My Majic 102.3 New Music Monday winner and worked with Radio One with their “Get Out to Vote” campaign. He also performed at various locations throughout the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia area.
Del has been busy with a number of performances and appearances on the East & West Coast, including Washington, DC’s National Cherry Blossom Festival, The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Basketball Tournament Half-time Show in Charlotte, NC, The Amazing Grace Conservatory along side Niecy Nash & Wendy Rachel Robinson in Los Angles, California, and The DC Loves Festival with Raheem DeVaughn and Marsha Ambrosia to name a few. Del recently released his highly anticipated EP titled “At the End of the Day” and established himself as a true R&B and Pop artist. Del Travar is carving his place in music industry as a unique artist and entertainer.