Adrian Xavier BIO

 A Seattle native, Adrian Xavier has been a fixture in the Pacific Northwest music scene for over a decade; headlining and performing at festivals like Seattle Hempfest, Bumbershoot and the Conscious Culture Festival; plus performing and sharing the bill with a wide range of other artists, such as the Black Eyed Peas, John Legend, Sean Paul, Michael Franti & Spear Head, Katy Perry, Sly & Robbie, Israel Vibrations, Eek-A-Mouse, the Itals, Culture, Kanye West, Naz, Public Enemy and more. Touring and performing extensively at festivals, colleges and music clubs, Adrian’s message has reached a broad demographic spanning a wide range of ages and backgrounds.
 Adrian's music attempts to cross social and cultural barriers, while giving his fans steady grooves to dance to, including elements of world fusion, folk, soul, dub, jazz, rock and hip-hop.

Adrian Xavier started the band Pure Water in the late 90's touring all over the West Coast the band performed at festivals with Jimmy Cliff, The Congos, The Twinkle Brothers, Inner Circle, Big Mountain and more. Touring with Prezident Brown on his first tour of the US, Adrian Xavier was instrumental in helping to establish Prezident Brown in the US, featuring the dancehall sensation on his debut album. With the 2004 release of the debut album R-Nature Adrian Xavier received international acclaim for the album with the break out songs "Mother Nature", "R-Love R-Creation", "Unleash the Lion" and “Redemption Road.” In 2006 Adrian Xavier had many ground breaking performances with his full band, one the highlights of 2006 was captured at the Oregon Country Fair and was released as a live CD called The Adrian Xavier Band Live at OCF, this live recording showcases many of Adrian's biggest songs and is a fan favorite. In 2008 Adrian Xavier released the highly anticipated follow up to R Nature, Miracle the album is a testament to Adrian's creative influence and features an amazing collection of musicians. The legendary 6 string violinist Geoffrey Castle is featured on many songs throughout the Miracle album, along with Chris Little Field of (Karl Denson's Tiny Universe) and platinum keyboard player Mark Cardenas among other notable musicians. Miracle gained rave revues and continues to make waves in the minds of Dj's around the world. Adrian Xavier has had a steady stream of recording projects since Miracle was released doing countless album features, singles and producing. In 2010 Adrian Xavier filmed a TV commercial and recorded a version of the 80's hit "Aint Nothing Gonna Break My Stride" for Emerald Downs.
Adrian Xavier performed extensively with original members of Heart recording a live CD and DVD.  Adrian's latest recording project has brought together legendary musicians Squidly Cole, Clinton Fearon, Earl Chinna Smith and many others, it is set for release in the fall of 2015.

 Adrian Xavier was exposed at an early age to the world’s struggles for freedom and the fight for a healthy environment. Committed early in life to be a voice for the voiceless through his music, Adrian performs extensively for events that benefit: the health of the environment; the struggles of indigenous peoples; and the funding of youth organizations and community projects. Description:

R Nature album cover early version.