Artist Bio

Solomon has been called ‘King’ Solomon Hicks BY HIS FANS FROM NYC, NATIONALLY AND NOW INTERNATIONALLY. He is the real deal…the next best thing out of New York City. Solomon has been in the biz since age 13 as the lead guitarist and performer at the Cotton Club, with a 13-piece band. In 2015, Solomon opened up for the band KISS on the KISS Kruise V from Miami to Jamaica. In 2017 King Solomon Hicks is brining his band to play on the Blues Cruise with Joe Bonamassa, Greg Allman ETC. At the age of 20 he has 3 cds under his belt and has played in national festivals in Spain, Tokyo, Germany, Denmark, and many more in the states! Solomon is an eclectic musician and composer. Several newspapers and magazines have written about Solomon’s extraordinary talents, including The Washington Post, New York Daily News, The New York Times, Amsterdam News, Montana’s Bigfork Eagle, Hartford, Conn., and the New Jersey Jazz Society News.His story also received coverage on the PBS and CUNY TV series American Music, ABC, multiple public access programs, and radio stations like WBGO 88.3 Jazz and WHCR 90.3. Solomon has worked/played with many artists such as Ne-Yo, Tony Bennett, Jon Hendricks, Mike Stern, Lee Ritenhour,