Kirt Connor exploded onto the musical comedy scene in 2019 with his debut single "Dad Guy", a viral success that rocketed to the #1 spot on Reddit, and landed him on talk shows, morning news, and radio. He quickly went on to gain 50,000 followers on YouTube and amass nearly 10 million streams. His followup works have been featured in TIME, Guitar World, PopCrush, Huffpost, and several social media outlets.
Kirt began playing instruments and singing at a young age. By his early teens, he was a prodigious multi-instrumentalist and performer, and showed other talents in acting and comedy. He spent most of his 20s as a musical performer, culminating in an appearance as a finalist at the 2005 Country Colgate Showdown as a backing musician. He then spent several years as a studio musician and engineer. Not content to just be a musical producer, he began incorporating his keen comedic talent into his music.
Kirt is a featured performer in the 2021 Orlando Comedy Festival.
Kirt's new album, "Blissfully Ignorant", drops on Oct 15th 2021.
Songs from the upcoming album "Blissfully Ignorant"
What people are saying about Kirt Connor:
"Give this man a Grammy!"
"He's quickly becoming one of my favorite parody artists."
Oli Pettigrew, Right This Minute
"This guy needs to be famous, ASAP."
"...what the world really has been waiting for is "Dad Guy." That time is now."
"'Dad Guy' Is Peak Dad in Every Way Imaginable."
"This is next level greatness."
"Nature Boy" Mike Jones, DC101
"Not THAT funny."