Alex Boyé is everywhere! In addition to being a YouTube mega-star, he will be joining the Mormon Tabernacle Choir on this summer’s Atlantic Coast Tour. His recent YouTube video for "Uptown Funk" was featured on numerous media channels including Buzzfeed, TIME, New York’s Daily News, Huffington Post, and more. This past week, Boyé was awarded the Utah Governor’s Mansion Artist Award in performing arts. We congratulate Alex for this amazing achievement!
Born to Nigerian parents in London, England, Boyé grew up listening to Motown artists. At age 16 he joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which he discovered through a McDonald's co-worker. By the mid-1990s, his boy band, Awesome, was topping the charts and opened for acts such as MC Hammer and the Backstreet Boys.View Full Story