Born in Atlanta Georgia, William Hicks is a man with a big voice. His immense vocal and performance talents were obvious from a young age, and he was so inspired by Motown and Soul music, he immersed himself in the world of R&B and Soul.
William has always had a great respect and admiration for the unmistakable talents of Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter Barry White and feels a strong emotional connection with his life and music. With his distinctively deep sensual bass – baritone voice, William Hicks pays an uncanny homage to this worldwide phenomenon, and you will be forgiven for thinking you are watching the man himself.
With the same scintillating stage presence, William performs all the million selling hits including You’re the First, My Last, My Everything; Can’t Get Enough of Your Love, Babe; You See the Trouble with Me; Never, Never Gonna Give You Up; Just the Way You Are; What Am I Gonna Do With You and many more.
William has wowed audiences all around the globe and has travelled and headlined on the world’s finest cruise lines. He has an impressive resume including performing alongside Gladys Knight, the original Stylistics, Jazzy B, the original Three Degrees, Alexander O Neill & Shalimar with past clients including the Spice Girls!
The Holland Brothers (Motown’s prolific songwriters Holland Dozier Holland) have said “William is fantastic”.
With 100 million records sold, 20 gold and 10 platinum singles – the world loves Barry White. So enjoy William Hick’s tribute to him with, “Let The Music Play” for the night of your life!