Simon Drew is not just a jazz vocalist and trumpeter; he’s a storyteller and an artist. His tasteful interpretations of jazz standards have been praised by people all around the globe, and he has gained the reputation of being able to turn jazz-agnostics into jazz-believers through his authentic yet reserved style. Simon has one single goal in every one of his recordings or performances, and that is to have the listener experiences something beautiful, real, and different.
Although he is only a young artist, Simon has achieved many great milestones including the release of his debut album (Detour Ahead), being accepted into the Generations in Jazz Vocal Scholarship (Judged by James Morrison) two years in a row, and performing at many great venues and festivals including the Noosa Jazz Festival, the Broadbeach Jazz Festival, the Brisbane Jazz Club and the Paris Cat Jazz Club. In the past two years Simon has traveled the world onboard the largest cruise ships on the sea. This experience has let him to many new opportunities, including new albums that he has released in the past year.