Whether you call it "fate", "destiny", or "a calling," the fact is that some people are born to sing.
Dwane Antonio is one of those people. His voice and stage presence have
allowed him to capture the hearts of audiences across the Caribbean and
be named one of the best Barbadian, home-grown artists. Dwane, born
Dwane Husbands, has gained recognition at the highest levels of the
music industry impressing executives at
Def Jam following his performance at the 2006 Barbados Music Awards
This impressive performance led to his recording with another
home grown superstar, Def Jam recording artist Rihanna, on her
multi-platinum sophomore album A Girl Like Me. After recording “Dem
Haters” with Rihanna, Dwane Antonio went on to release a solo single
“Simple Mathematics” which has generated positive buzz from radio play
and gained a following after performing it live. He has even been noted
as a “great” singer by Evan Rogers of SRP Productions.
expanded in the Caribbean, as he emerged the winner of the keenly
contested Eastern Caribbean Digicel Rising Stars Competition in 2008,
where he beat out more than 600 contestants from Anguilla, Antigua and
Barbuda, Grenada, St Lucia, St Kitts and Nevis, and St. Vincent and the
Grenadines for the title. Born in Barbados, Dwane Antonio
discovered his interest in music at the tender age of 6. He would tell
you that he was born with a natural gift to sing. Like a lot of musical
legends before him, Dwane started out singing with his church group and
school from a very young age.
Inspired by greats such as John Legend,
Bob Marley, and Alicia Keys, Dwane’s style can be described as a unique
blend of R&B and Pop with a touch of Soul. So far, his career has
been filled with success in national competitions such as the Cable and
Wireless Superstar Search competition and key performances at special
national and regional events.
Dwane’s voice is complemented by
his natural charisma demonstrated in his onstage performance and his
ability to keep an audience captivated with his honest and intimate
style of delivery.
He has already been seen as and been treated like a
true superstar at home in Barbados or traveling throughout the world.
Dwane has worked with Producers Evan Rogers, Chris Allman, and Depu and
dreams of working with international artists like John Legend, Alicia
Keys, NeYo, and Justin Timberlake. He is currently working on his first
album, which will feature the talents of a number of local, regional,
and international producers and songwriters. With his talent, success
and popularity, Dwane is now focused on advancing in the industry at the
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Super Star Dwane Antonio Performing Video
_____________________________________ Dwane Antonio having the crowd going wild.
DWANE ANTONIO Performing again...
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