Featured Artist

December 27, 2012

Finding True Talent When You Least Expect It – David Oliver Willis & Olivia Hand


David Oliver Willis was playing and singing “You are My Sunshine” when we walked into the club in the tiny Central Florida town of Mount Dora. Unusual tune for this venue, but then again David is an unusual boy. So unware and unassuming , I really don’t think he knows just how talented he his and what a gift he has been given. As he stumbled through the remainder of that set and then another, he didn’t work from a prepared set list or plan of any kind, yet his fumbling was endearing and the crowd loved him! He humbly performed a few originals, some not even titled as of yet. An original, moving tribute to a friend who recently passed and for the sake of this article we will title “Carry You”, was emotional, heartfelt and moving. Another orignal  tune titled, “All in Good Time” was enjoyed by the patrons and clearly by the singer himself. The singers’ original tune,” 24 Cities” was written while David was too far away from the one he loves.

I first experienced David’s talent by accident through his then fiance now wife, Olivia Hand. I heard Olivia sing at a local event and was completely enthralled by her angelic voice and pure talent. I went home to search the internet for more information on her and came across a youtube video of her and David singing one of their original songs, “I Can Just See Us Now”. David and Olivia generally perform together however tonight Olivia was absent and David had to go it alone. They are young, talented artists that I am convinced have a promising future in the music industry.

David and Olivia are currently working on their first album and expect it to be completed by August 2012. On August 25, 2012 they will be performing at their album release concert at the Bay Street Theatre in Eustis, Florida.

Please enjoy this video of their original song, “I Can Just See Us Now” and keep your eyes on this inspiring, talented couple.



Did you catch Jake Bugg on Idol? Check out our 2013 Interview.

                  Jake Bugg made a surprise appearance on  American Idol tonight to perform “Me and You” off  his new album Shangri La. During the show we found out tha...
by britt


At The End. . . Monday, Feb 24th@9PM. . . Iroquois. . . Minona. . . Nevada. . . Mira!

Here’s an event that you can’t miss! At The End on Elliston Place, four of the best young Nashville area bands will perform at 9pm on Monday night. Each of these bands are unique and on the way up toward national re...
by Spunky

Only carry love. Everything else is too heavy. - David Oliver Willis

David Oliver Willis – American Idol, Take Two

Wednesday, January 22, 2014, singer songwriter David Oliver Willis will again take to the American Idol audition stage seeking the Golden Ticket to Hollywood Week on his quest to be the next American Idol! Many media outlets s...
by dawn



In Defense of Justin Bieber

The Bieb is a victim . A victim of an entertainment industry that too often places fame and money before talent and the true art of music. The industry saw a good looking kid with ambition, charisma and average talent that they...
by britt


Former “Idol” contestant David Oliver Willis moves on.

                                  David Oliver Willis, former 2013 American Idol contestant didn’t let the grass grow under his feet ver...
by britt



  1. Arden Lusignan

    Such talent!!!!! So happy for Olivia and David!

  2. Nicole Jackson

    My cousin in law and his wife are truly Blessed. Congrats to you both and I hope to see you guys on T.V. one day!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>