Craig Ashley David is an English songwriter, singer, record producer and rapper. Craig gained significant publicity after being featured on Artful Dodger's "Re-Rewind" in 1999. Craig David debuted his first album, Born to Do It, in 2000 before releasing five additional albums throughout his career. David is a beloved artist in the UK as he even performed at The Queen's Birthday Party concert in 2018. He has received many award nominations over the years including two Grammy Award nominations for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance.
The Rise of Craig David
Craig David comes from a musical background as his father played bass in a reggae band. In his teens, David often sang at local dance clubs and even wrote his own songs. Craig's career took off when he started doing vocals for Artful Dodger as its single "Re-Rewind" hit No. 2 on the UK charts. During this time, Windstar Records offered Craig a developmental deal with the label before promoting the contract to an album deal. In 2000, David released his debut single, "Fill Me In," which broke into the top 10 on the UK chart. He released his first album, Born to Do It, shortly after, which sold over 8 million copies worldwide and earned multi-platinum status in several countries. In 2001, "Fill Me In" debuted in US and peaked at No. 15 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. His debut album also charted well as it reached No. 11 on the Billboard 200. The film Osmosis Jones featured a track on the US album, titled "Key to My Heart." Other singles on Born to Do It include "7 Days" and "Walking Away." In 2009, Born to Do It was ranked No. 2 on MTV's Greatest Album of All-Time poll. Craig David followed up his success with the 2002 release of Slicker Than Your Average. A few popular tracks on the album include "Rise & Fall," "What's Your Flava?" and "World Filled With Love."
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Will Craig David tour in 2019?
Yes, Craig David will tour in 2019. He is scheduled to perform throughout summer 2019 into fall 2019.
Are there any Craig David concert tickets near me?
While Craig David has yet to announce a North America tour, he will be performing over 16 shows in 2019. If you're in the UK, you'll be happy to know that Craig will be at the Neverworld Festival in Kent and South West Four Festival in London. Don't miss your chance to see Craig David perform live at Sisu Boutique in Marbella, Spain or Hullabalooza Festival in Groningen, Netherlands. Whether you're in Spain, Belgium, the UK or France, be sure to purchase your Craig David tickets at StubHub today.
How long is a Craig David concert?
Craig David concerts often last between one to two hours. His sets are usually around 45 to 60 minutes.
What is the setlist for Craig David's 2019 tour?
The setlist for Craig David's 2019 tour has yet to be announced; however, the tracks he typically performs live include "When the Baseline Drops," "Fill Me In," "It's Not Right But It's Okay (Whitney Houston Cover)," "Walking Away," "Music Sounds Better With You," "Ain't Giving Up," "Live in the Moment" and "Nothing Like This."
Has Craig David been on tour before?
Craig David has gone on tour several times in his career. In 2018, he headlined The Time Is Now Tour. He made appearances in the US, Europe, England and the Middle East.