Daniel Takhalov, known professionally as Davinchy, is an American singer, songwriter and accomplished jewelry designer. His distinctive timbre and classically trained vocal range enables him to transform his skills into a unique musical style.
Davinchy was born in Manhattan, New York from Russian and Persian (Bucharian) descent. His mother discovered his talent and love for music at an early age. He then auditioned to be part of the Singers Forum Manhattan, at 6 years old, where he was taught by the acclaimed Katya Kourtney. At the age of 9, he moved to Miami, Florida where he studied in New World School of the Arts and continued developing his vocal abilities.
Daniel became known to the public eye when he participated in America TV’s nationwide singing competition called Minuto de Fama, when he was only 14 years old. It was here where he had the challenge to sing in languages such as English, Spanish and Italian, making him the youngest contestant to win this competition. This only made his love for singing and performing even stronger. Three years later, Davinchy climbed the charts with his single “Hard to Say No” to #3 in Billboard Breakouts for Hot Dance Club Play.
Daniel took the time to travel the world and learn about different cultures, religions and people. He traveled to Israel, England, France, Amsterdam, and Ukraine, where he discovered and became fascinated with the eclectic secrets about the universe and gained a massive knowledge about his Jewish heritage but most importantly he discovered himself and what he wanted to express through his art. It was during this journey that his love for the artist Leonardo Da Vinci grew stronger. He felt a great connection to his mysterious talents and pursuit of perfectionism. It is here where the name DAVINCHY was born.
Davinchy’s newly released single and music video “LOST” showcases his classical, urban and pop influences. Co-written and produced by globally known artist and music producer Yeyo and Trapical Vibes, It is a unique fusion of pop/rock & urban genres and is the first of many amazing songs created by Davinchy, Yeyo and the Trapical Vibes team. Released Jan 15th, 2019 “LOST” lets you discover Davinchy’s love for life and the lessons of self worth through life changing experiences. Making LOST an inspirational song challenging the world to go out and find love in who they are. He is currently preparing the release of his debut EP “Follow the codes”.