Deep in My Heart
Don Mellow was the lead singer of the Trinidad Steel Band, which was a good-selling Act in Europe in the 80´s. Now he is back as a Solo Artist with his second Album 'Deep in my heart', produced an released in Germany. Don Mellow, a real professional when it comes to making music, doesn't leave his audience sitting wherever he's performing. On the stage and in the studio a perfectionist with music running through his veins. He amazes his audience when he swirls, dances, sings and swings on the stage, sometimes with percussion, sometimes with the guitar..... The education at the International School for Musical-Entertainment has left it's marks. Don's biography is as dazzling as his spirit. Born in Paramaribo, the capital of Surinam (north from Brazil), he learned early how 'to do' south-American rhythms and the sort of attraction that this music has upon listeners. As lead singer and musician of various south-American groups, he toured through the big continent. Don came to Europe with the band Falling Stones. The first station was Holland. He set-up his first band there, the 'Hank + Stailles Steel Band'. The first record with this band - Wy willen W.W. He improved his skills parallel to the concerts and tours. His performances are shaped today by 4 years of singing classes and 1 year education at the International School of Entertainment. Don Mellow has also enriched for 5 years the Project of the Original Trinidad Steelband as musician and lead singer. He participated in numerous tours, gala concerts and TV shows with this band throughout Europe. Don is the lead singer for many records of this Steelband, 'Ride your Pony' among others, produced by Frank Farian. This title was number one in the German charts. In the mean time, Don has also recorded music with the band 'United'; 500.000 sold records speak for themselves. In 1982, the Producer Charlie Pick took Don to the Eurosong-Festival in Holland. The long-play-record of the Eurosong-Festival, with Don's song 'San Fernando' brought gold. From this moment on, he started his solo career; he wanted his own show, his own music. After successful performances and engagements throughout Europe, Don Mellow decided in 1986 to remain in Germany and to continue his career here. He set-up his own band-The Don Mellow Party Band - in the same year. The Don Mellow Party Band Dancing and entertainment classes of the finest. Don Mellow- Party band- a brilliant, balanced blend of various musical style directions, packed in a current sound structure, is the guarantee that all age layers are equally addressed. In spite of this colorful blend, the program is characterized by unity and fluency, the secret formula of the typical Don Mellow sounds. He became one of the most desired Gala bands with his band and the typical sounds. Numerous engagements in all of the leading houses, as well as enthusiastic and satisfied organizers, acknowledge the success of this exceptional musician. The long awaited album 'Deep in my heart' was released in June 2005 with Morell-Records.