David Slater

David Slater is a vocalist and piano player who has performed in many of the finest venues in the country. He was male vocalist winner of TV's Star Search. David then signed with Capitol Records and released several charted records. He has toured extensively and worked with some of the best-known entertainers in the world, including Dolly Parton, Kenny Rogers, Garth Brooks, Tony Orlando, The Little River Band, and many others. David is based in Dallas, Texas. In addition to his own music, he performs classic standards made famous by legendary artists such as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald and Nat King Cole. He has formed The David Slater Combo, a swinging jazz group featuring some of the best musicians in Dallas. His newest CD, "As Time Goes By," is a jazzy tribute to the singers and songwriters who made the Great American Songbook so legendary.

What people are saying about David Slater...



"I could listen to David Slater sing for hours."
— Wynonna Judd

“The former country artist is recording jazz standards now - and the material perfectly suits his seasoned, resonant voice.”
— Dallas Morning News

“His latest album, As Time Goes By, is quite simply superb, with one home-run vocal performance after another."”
— Jazz Beat

“Slater is ... a favorite lounge/restaurant singer in the area.”
— D Magazine

“We heard David Slater do Dean Martin better than Dean Martin!”
— LA Times