Watch List: Blair Perkins - Love and War
Los Angeles native Blair Perkins demonstrates his flawless vocals by covering Tamar Braxton's 'Love And War', the performance a compelling example of both the purity of tone in his voice and passionate vocal delivery that has attracted over 33,000 subscribers to his YouTube channel. Although not from a musical family, Perkins affinity for music saw him motivated to follow his passion, and from the age of ten he worked diligently towards his goal of being a performer to follow in the footsteps of those artists that had influenced him, which included the likes of Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Usher and Beyonce.
His foundations in the church choir, combined with later vocal and dance lessons, led to him winning numerous talent competitions in his teens, and when he began posting videos on YouTube in 2010 it wasn't long before he began attracting the attention of many new fans and subscribers, with his cover of Beyonce's '1+1' having been watched over one million times to date. Both a singer and a songwriter, as well as working on his own material for the future he has written for Demi Lovato, 'Made In The USA', and has also worked on songs for the likes of Usher and Trey Songz.