Rod Stewart, Bob Dylan, George Harrison, John Mellencamp, Pat Benatar, Marilyn Manson, Willie Nelson, Randy Newman, Sinead O’Connor and Peter Frampton all have something in common. Acclaimed session keyboardist, composer, songwriter and producer Kevin Savigar.
Based in Los Angeles, and born and raised in London, Kevin’s music spans the globe. Just some of his hit songs include “Forever Young”, "Young Turks", "Love Is", “Can’t Stop Me Now”, “Passion”, “Tonite I’m Yours”, “Every Beat Of My Heart” (Rod Stewart), "Stilettos" (Kelsea Ballerini),“Hold On” (Jaime Walters), “Cinderella” (The Cheetah Girls), “No Mistakes” (Patty Smyth), “Not Goin’ Down” (Jo Dee Messina) and a number 1 record on Billboard’s Hot Country chart, “Nothin To Lose” (Josh Gracin).
Kevin is a 4 time Ascap Award winner and the recipient of multiple Gold and Platinum Album Awards (for sales in excess of 40 million), yet his contributions to mainstream music show no sign of slowing. He continues to collaborate with music’s leading songwriters, writing for records as well as film and television–adding to his string of songs already featured in numerous motion pictures, national commercials and TV shows.
Kevin recently completed producing and cowriting Rod's latest album "Blood Red Roses" (Republic/Decca) which debuted at #1 on the UK album charts. The singles "Didn't I" and "Look In Her Eyes", both Stewart/Savigar collaborations, reached the top 10, with "Didn't I" scoring Rod his first US top 10 single on Billboard's AC chart in 19 years. Their partnership continues as Kevin is currently touring arenas around the globe as Rod's musical director and keyboardist.
Above the noise of pop culture’s meteoric but fleeting success stories, Kevin’s enduring relationships with the artists he works with speaks volumes. His passion for his craft and knack for hits is undeniable. In mainstream music’s ever changing landscape, Kevin is one of today’s truly timeless songwriters and producers.