Kavinsky (sometimes stylized KΔVINϟKY ), whose real name Vincent Belorgey , born July 31, 1975 in Seine-Saint-Denis, is a electronic music artist and a French actor.
Musician of the electronic scene in Paris in the 2000s, Kavinsky was quickly noticed by its analog sounds typified 1980s with Testarossa Autodrive for high point. Stage artist above all , and despite a small number of personal productions, his compositions are part of the 2010 references . He released a first EP named Teddy Boy on Record Makers in 2006, followed in 1986 by the same label. He has been remixed several times by Mr. Oizo, Arpanet, A-Trak and SebastiAn. In 2007, he shared the stage with Klaxons and SebastiAn in the first part of the world tour of Daft Punk.
In 2001, he debuted as an actor in Nonfilm, the first feature film of his friend composer Quentin Dupieux, better known under the pseudonym of Mr. Oizo. He plays one of the main roles alongside Sébastien Tellier, a musician too. He will then redo the actor on occasion, always in marginal productions and ogling towards absurd humor. Thus, the same year, it appears in the video of Benjamin Diamond Fit Your Heart, directed by Béchir Jouini. He will also play a small role in Aaltra, Benoît Delépine and Gustave Kervern (2003), before interpreting a garage player spoons in Atomik Circus, the return of James Bataille Didier and Thierry Poiraud released in 2004. on this shoot he meets Belgian director and actor Bouli Lanners, who hires him for Ultranova, released in 2005. In 2007, he gets his real big role as Dan, the Chivers band leader, in Steak, of Quentin Dupieux with Eric and Ramzy.
In 2010, he released Nightcall, a new EP, produced by Guy-Manuel Homem-Christo Daft Punk. This is a duet with Lovefoxxx from the CSS group. Nightcall appears on the soundtrack of Drive>. The title climbs to tenth place in sales>. At the end of 2010, in an interview, he announces that he is working with his friend SebastiAn on his next album>.
In April 2012, its title Odd Look is unveiled and is used in an advertisement for Mercedes-Benz>. In November 2012, Roadgame is also used in Hitman Absolution video game advertising.
An EP called Protovision comes out on February 25, 2013, it precedes the release of the album OutRun>.
In December 2012 the piece Roadgame is used in an advertisement for Mercedes Benz before appearing on the album Outrun a few months later, February 25, 2013>.
In early January 2013, Kavinsky reveals through his Twitter account his participation in the soundtrack of the video game Grand Theft Auto V in which he would host a radio dedicated to electronic music>, but for some unknown reason, the radio he was to animate in the game, Nightride FM, is not part of the final version.