Devendra Banhart Biography

Devendra Obi Banhart (born May 30, 1981) is a Venezuelan American singer-songwriter and visual artist. Banhart was born in Houston, Texas and was raised by his mother in Venezuela, until he moved to California as a teenager. He began to study at the San Francisco Art Institute in 1998, but dropped out to perform music in Europe, San Francisco and Los Angeles. Banhart released his debut album in 2002, continuing to record his material on the Young God and XL labels, as well as other work on compilations and collaborations.

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Devendra Banhart announces US tour details

Singer-songwriter will hit the road in October

  • Jul 12, 2010

Devendra Banhart invokes Isle Of Wight hippie heritage with help from Skee-Lo

Plus Bombay Bicycle Club plug back in at 2010 festival

  • Jun 12, 2010

Devendra Banhart cancels US tour after breaking his leg skateboarding

Singer-songwriter forced to pull shows in Utah and Colorado

  • Mar 29, 2010

Devendra Banhart and Strokes' Fab Moretti releasing cologne together

Plus singer tells NME Radio that Moretti's Little Joy will release second album next year

  • Dec 16, 2009

Devendra Banhart expands North American tour

Singer adds Brooklyn date to the schedule

  • Nov 4, 2009

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Album review: Devendra Banhart - 'What Will We Be'

Album review: Devendra Banhart - 'What Will We Be'

Cult star cleans up his look - and sound

  • Oct 20, 2009

Devendra Banhart

Lover

  • Oct 4, 2007

Devendra Banhart

Smokey Rolls Down Thunder Canyon

  • Sep 19, 2007

Devendra Banhart: Cripple Crow

Perhaps the best time you can possibly have with your track-skip button

  • Sep 19, 2005

Devendra banhart: I Feel just Like A Child

Quirkysomething folk freako brilliantly reverts back to his days as a nipper

  • Sep 19, 2005

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