Dave was born and raised in Flushing , Michigan. Being born into a musically inclined family of talented singers and musicians, Dave discovered his passion for music at a very young age. He made his singing debut on stage at the age of four in his family’s church singing group. As a youth, Dave developed his performing skills by singing in church, and touring with a college band for two years. More recently, Dave has performed as part of the groups Eclipse, Back to Back, Vengeance and Mandi Layne and the Lost Highway and spent time in the studio recording keyboard tracks for Hindsight and Mandi Layne and the Lost Highway. In the meantime, Dave honed his skills as an entertainer by performing for 2 years as a Dueling Pianos player at restaurants and other venues.