Kat Hawley is a Contemporary Jazz and Smooth R&B vocalist from Los Angeles, California. She is married to 14-time Billboard #1 guitarist and producer in the Contemporary Jazz genre, Adam Hawley. Together, they have collaborated on several musical projects, including all five of Adam's critically acclaimed albums.
Her 2023 debut single, "Keep On, Keepin' On" feat. Steve Cole spun in heavy rotation on eleven Billboard and Mediabase stations, landing in the Top 40 on the
Smooth Jazz Network chart at #38.
Following up with her second single, "Never Too Busy", Kat showcases her diversity with her vocal sound and delivery. She never fails to uniquely and soulfully express her vocals with an intrinsic ability to infuse emotion into her one of a kind vocal performances.
Some of Kat Hawley’s performance highlights include:
~ Collaborating with and performing alongside her husband, Adam Hawley and other notable Contemporary Jazz artists, including:
Marcus Anderson, Greg Manning, Dave Koz, Julian Vaughn, Jazmin Ghent and
Marqueal Jordan, amongst many others in live performances and recordings.
~ Receiving critical acclaim for her live performances, with many reviewers praising her vocal range and warm ability to connect with her audience.
~ Performing as a featured vocalist at various venues and festivals around the world,
Catalina Jazz Fest • Newport Beach Jazz Fest • Mallorca Jazz Fest • Napa Valley Jazz Getaway • Algarve Jazz Fest • Dave Koz Cruise • The Hollywood Bowl • Earl Klugh’s Weekend of Jazz • Smooth Jazz Cruise • Cancun Jazz Fest • Seabreeze Jazz Fest • Winter Park Jazz Fest • Rick Braun's NYE