Born to Colombian parents, David Gallego began singing and playing the guitar at age of six in Miami, Florida. He attended music academies throughout elementary and middle school, winning numerous competitions and even receiving early accolades from famed Latin producer Emilio Estefan.
David G. volunteered in the U.S. Navy. During his service, he entertained audiences with F.O.D., an alternative rock band on board USS Nimitz performing in two world tours.
Afterwards, David G. attended Miami Dade College and again surrounded himself in a diverse community of Hispanics and Caribbean musicians. David grew into a seasoned artist, supporting world-class artists like Cuban jazz legend Arturo Sandoval, Nigerian Star King Sunny Ade, gospel sensation Yolanda Adams, Argentinean rocker Charlie Garcia, and the amazing Neville brothers to name a few.
Today he resides in Houston, Texas and performs all around the world with bands like Hybrid 7 Band, Jessie’s Girls and on KHOU Great Day Houston, a local talk show hosted by Deborah Duncan with Hammond organist Vel Lewis. David also entertains audiences with in his One Man Show “David Gallego Live” where he performs a wide range of fun and uplifting popular music for all occasions and events.
David’s style and approach to music is unique, due to his experience in a vast array of musical styles and world cultures. He can switch from one genre to the next with chameleon-like ease. David’s creativity, song selections, technical prowess, improvisational abilities, and professionalism make him a valuable musician on all stages.
“I am here to entertain you.” David Gallego