Biography

                                             

Kim David Jenkins, grew up in Essex County, NJ.  His first performance was in the 1st. grade in Newark, NJ.

He has been singing ever since! He entered his first talent show in the 5th grade in East Orange, NJ and by the time he graduated from East Orange H.S. in 1970, he was singing in garage bands, playing acoustic guitar and writing his own music. 

While attending college at RIT, in Rochester, NY and then Montclair State College in NJ, he honed his skills singing in dorms, lounges, fraternity houses and campus coffee houses.

​During the 70's & 80's Kim was the lead singer in cover bands that performed at many of the biggest venues on the NJ, NY & PA club circuit.  Those bands included BORZOI, SLANDER, TRUST & GYPSY EYES.

In 1985 Kim returned to writing music and formed Kim David & Borzoi. He received radio airplay with his song "Pennsylvania Girl" and made numerous TV appearances which included being on the first coast to coast broadcast of Philadelphia's nationally syndicated TV Show, Dancin' On Air.  Other alumni from the show include George Michaels, Madonna, Kelly Ripa and Will Smith.  Over the years Kim has made many guests appearances and was an opening act for many major recording artists. 

In 2007 Kim started a new career as a solo vocalist and he has built a solid reputation of providing one of the most dynamic shows in SW Florida!  In 2014  he was a mentor to American Idol top 5 contestant, Sam Woolf. 

In 2018 Kim performed on his 7th Annual "What Exit Tour" of NJ, NY & PA.