With his uniquely soulful voice and engaging live performances, Luke Antony is one of the Australian music industry’s most promising stars. Inspired by the world’s great soul singers such as Stevie Wonder, Al Green and Brian McKnight, Luke has a highly-impressive vocal range drawing comparisons to Guy Sebastian and Sam Smith.
Raised in a music-loving family in Townsville, the 25-year-old started singing in church at a young age. Determined to make a career in music, Luke soon notched up several notable achievements after finishing high school. In 2010, at the tender age of 20, he was awarded two silver medals and a bronze at the prestigious World Championship of Performing Arts in Los Angeles.
He was then asked to perform at various high-profile events and hasn’t stopped since. Highlights include being flown to New Zealand to sing at the Qantas Holidays Awards Night, and regularly performing on P & O’s South Pacific cruises. He’s also entertained a crowd of 20,000 at Townsville’s New Year’s Eve Show, various Carols by Candlelight shows around Queensland, and sung the national anthem at numerous NRL and NBL games.
Luke has also shared the stage with some of Australia’s most high-profile singing stars including Christine Anu, Kate Ceberano, David Campbell, Dami Im, Mark Vincent, Ricki-Lee Coulter and Casey Donovan. He has now developed a large on-line following, with his cover of Casting Crowns’ Glorious Day getting more than 50,000 views on YouTube in its first week. The video has now amassed more than 114,000 views.
A talented songwriter, Luke co-wrote and sang on the single Fools Gold with brother-sister duo The White Light Orchestra in 2014. This year he signed a record deal with Signacian Music and will soon be putting out his EP Releasing You, a blend of funk, soul, pop and house music.Now Sydney-based, Luke, who is also a professional vocal coach, is in hot demand as an entertainer performing at popular venues including Tokio Hotel, Coogee Bay Hotel, Cruise bar, Ivy, Colombian, The Hilton and Town Hall Recital Hall.
Luke brings an energetic and fresh style to his performances, and injects raw passion and enthusiasm into any song. Stay tuned for more great things from this talented young performer.