Denton King

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Denton King born and raised in West Virginia, uses his writing and singing talents to display the simple gifts of Appalachian life. The focus that he has in mind for his music is to bring encouragement,…
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Denton King born and raised in West Virginia, uses his writing and singing talents to display the simple gifts of Appalachian life. The focus that he has in mind for his music is to bring encouragement, expression, stimulation, affirmation and just plain fun to people who are getting close to, or have reached the age of the Baby Boomer Generation.Although this generation has had their share of misfortunes, they have had an impact on the progress of society.Denton King feels that the songs that were popular still bring pleasureable memories of their youthful pursuits, to this generation. Now it's time for the Boomers to face the fact that they have reached the age of maturity.With the release of Denton King's 1998 Songs To Be Heard, he is offering songs that will help this generation cope with the fear of the unknown facts of modern maturity. Denton King also has expressed his belief that the Boomer generation still has not made their greatest contribution to the world.He hopes his music may help a Boomer over the hurdle, and onto the next challenge awaiting them. With intentions such as these Denton King has written, produced and released his 1998 debut album, Songs To Be Heard.