Performing Arts: Music, Vocal
C. S. Holt is a songwriter, vocalist, and guitarist born in Richmond, Va. now residing in Monticello, Fl. A 2016 Finalist for SSA Songwriter of the Year award, and 2016 Finalist for SSA Song of the Year (Love’s Not Enough), C. S. grew up surrounded by music and musicians. Introduced to the Blues at a very early age, it continues to be a major influence. His voice is big, a little gritty, and deeply soulful. If you love soul infused Blues and Roots Americana, you’ll love the grooves, clever lyrics, and unique, powerful voice. A veteran performer with decades of experience, he’s had the honor of performing with or opening for artists including; The Outlaws, Clarence Carter, Ericson Holt, Jimmy Thackery, Lil’ Ronnie, and Kevin McKendrie. Past festival performances include headlining The Florida Seafood Festival, The Florida Forest Festival, Tallahassee Winterfest, Southern Music Rising Festival, and The Perry Blues ‘N Barbecue Festival. Be it a intimate solo performance, songwriter’s round, or red hot band show, fun will be had! C. S. Holt is available for club, civic, festival, corporate, and private events.