Pop || Folk || World-Music
Levi Juda Nathaniel Silvanie (pron.: /layˈvee/; born on Curaçao on November 7, 1987) is a Curaçaoan singer-songwriter. Levi first came to prominence after releasing his first single "Bek", in 2010. He released three singles and an EP, which contained the hit single "Djis Mi Mes (Simply Me)", in 2010, but it was not until he performed at the second annual 'Curaçao North Sea Jazz' in 2011, that Levi achieved commercial success. Levi became also known for his solo acts during the first "aDIFFERENTtour'' series in 2011, and has been touring solo ever since. At one of these solo performances, Levi met percussionist Jair Britten and started a unique duet starring; Levi on lead vocals, guitars & kick-drum and Jair on percussion & vocals.
Levi’s music can be described as Folk Pop music with a Alternative World-Music sound. He sings his songs in english and papiamentu, the native language of his birthplace Curaçao.