One Man over 50 Voices! Manuel Covington has been "Singing The Hits" all his life, in one way or another. He sang in high school chorus, many church choirs, bands, and groups throughout the years. He served his country in the United States Army.
He was a member of the Seventh Army Soldiers Chorus.
The "Commander In Chiefs", only Chorus in Europe. While stationed in Heidelberg Germany, he was a leading baritone and sang many solos. He was one of the top soloist's for the 33rd Army Band & Chorus in Europe. He traveled throughout Germany and Europe with these organizations promoting public relations through singing Great American Music.
He has performed in a wide variety of musical venues and along side of some professional talents like:
The Las Vegas Review
The Jerry O'hagan Orchestra
As a lead vocalist for the Mainstreet Rhythm & Blues Band in Lynchburg, Virginia his song writing talents helped to win the band first place in the Pepsi Band Jam national talent contest.
Manuel released a Contemporary Gospel Music Cassette, a Self Titled CD and a Christmas DVD, shot live in Duluth Georgia. He was awarded
Best Dressed and Best Male Vocalist by the Multi-Media Music Group, Inc. in Atlanta Georgia.
In the 1900's he won Ed McMahon's
Next Big Star Search for 12 weeks in a row.
Manuel Covington is probably one of the only men in the southeast that can portray all five voices of the Temptations and his Louis Armstrong is impeccable.
When he mimic's Elvis Presley audiences think The King is black. Oops, I mean back.
His ability to sound like the artist he portrays transports you back in time. That southern gentlemen charm radiates from his personality.
He has been called:
"The Best of the Best...."
For the past twenty years, Manuel Covington has performed somewhere every Friday & Saturday night. He has performed in Las Vegas, on the Oasis of the Seas for Royal Caribbean cruise line and for Carnival cruise ships. The Ridge Great Steaks and Seafood is one of his main gigs for over 20 years.
In concert or as a special guest he can delight audiences for whatever event or occasion. He is one of the truly gifted entertainers and a world class vocalist.