Shyan Selah is a Kentucky-born/Seattle-raised Singer-Songwriter and Multi-Genre Music Artist with over 15 years of producing, recording and performing Rock & Roll, Hip Hop, Soul, Blues, and Jazz music in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. His taste and range in music began in early childhood with the help of his two older brothers, a soul and gospel songstress for a mother, and record collector for a father. Shyan was influenced by a wide variety of legendary artists including Michael Jackson, Run DMC, Prince, Sting, LL Cool J, and James Brown. As such, his music style reflects the roots of his upbringing and the essence of these legends while authentically standing on its own.

“I think Shyan is an incredible artist. He reminds me of Nas meets Lenny Kravitz meets D’Angelo. He’s a fusion of so many styles.” – Jon Stockton – former VP of A&R – Bad Boy Entertainment, Def Jam West Coast Division, and Sony.

No stranger to pleasing fans, this former All American athlete has been entertaining crowds since he was a child where he excelled as a 3-sport athlete in American Football, Basketball, and Track and Field. This versatility remained a standard for Shyan’s many talents and became useful as he began his journey in Hollywood being cast as an Actor and Model. Soon after he began to emerge as recording and performing artist with appearances on MTV, The WB, ESPN, BET, FOX and others. As an Artist Shyan has shared the stage and worked with many world famous talents from all genres of music such as Robin Thicke, Seal, and Ludacris to name a few. As an entrepreneur he’s launched The Brave New World Global Entertainment Company, featuring a record label, music and film production, marketing, and management divisions while integrating a unique niche in progressive outreach for youth.

“He’s the New Age artist, he’s a trendsetter, he’s a HOT ARTIST. He’s everything you love about music, and nothing you’ve ever seen before.” – Kevin Black – President of U CAN FLY, formerly Head of Urban Music at Warner Bros. and Sr. VP at Interscope

In between working on music and concepts for TV and Film projects, Shyan is currently touring the United States and other territories with his exclusive new music project, Cafe Noir, which is featured as a special live performance experience in select Starbucks stores and live venues throughout the country. His current album, Cafe Noir Live is now available worldwide.

“Shyan Selah’s music and message is good for the Starbucks brand.” – Paula Boggs – former Sr. Vice President & Lead Counsel for Starbucks Coffee