Kevin Williams is becoming one of the most creative and brightest comedians performing today. Kevin’s brand of humor is best described as “in your face silliness!” With his mix of observational humor and ability to infuse music in to act makes his performance a must see! Because of this Kevin has always been able for diverse audiences. He has not only entertained audiences though out the country but has performed over seas in Germany and Japan.
Born on the South side of Chicago, Kevin grew up in the Harold Ickes Housing Projects. After he graduated high he stayed in Chicago worked different jobs before deciding to join the Army. This is where Kevin began to develop his sense of humor. “Seeing various environments and people I learned that what makes us different can be funny” states Kevin. After serving five years in the Army, Kevin decided to enlist in the U.S. Coast Guard. After attending a comedy club where the comedian was not particularly funny, he was dared to give it a try at an open mic. This is where Kevin fell in love with performing stand-up comedy. In 1997 Kevin won “The Funniest Person in the Military” Comedy Contest in New York.
During his 10 years in comedy, Kevin has won several other comedy contests including the Chicago Comedy Competition in 2005. He has opened for comedians such as D.L. Hughley, Cedric the Entertainer and Christopher Titus. He has also appeared on B.E.T’s Comic View, Last Comic Standing and The Bob and Tom Show.
Kevin is continually creating new material. He has written for other up and coming comedian and worked as a morning radio personality. Kevin is a comedian that is in demand!
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