Austin Lydell Patterson, AKA Yahz Chyld, has been professionally trained in numerous genres and has a style that is soothing to the ears and pleasing to the emotions. He embraces feelings from the depths of his soul and expresses them in waves of healing vibrations. His sound has also been described as an eclectic mixture of funk and soul that is delivered with strength and confidence. He was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and began performing solos and duets in churches at only four years old. In Kindergarten he began training in music and the creative arts. In High School Yahz Chyld became the youngest classically trained student to qualify for AllState Choir, where he rose to become the top tenor in the state for two consecutive years. This coveted title landed him a spot in the National Honors Choir where he obtained the opportunity to sing on the stage of Carnegie Hall in New York. Later he received a full scholarship for vocal performance at Louisiana State University A&M and was even selected as a student teacher for two choir classes. The past 23 years of his professional career began with Broadway performances at the Stand Theatre in Shreveport, Louisiana. He then moved to the entertainment capitol of the world to showcase his talent. Las Vegas has opened its doors to this vocal phenomenon at an array of upscale venues. The extensive list includes performances at Cosmopolitan in the Rose Rabbit Lie restaurant, Aquaknox at the Venetian, Palms Lounge, Bally's, Texas Station, Red Rock casino, AlianteETA lounge, Piazza lounge at Tuscany, Noras, Container Park, and grand opening performances at Dwell and the El Dorado. Yahz Chyld is currently singing every Saturday night from 9pm to 1am at the illustrious Mandarin Oriental on the 23 rd floor inside the Sky Bar. He can also be seen every Wednesday at the Cromwell in the Bound lounge from 811pm. With his impressive musical foundation Yahz Chyld continues to overcome obstacles and impacts the music industry with his ever growing talent. Be sure to check him out for a full artistic experience.