Relatively new to the music industry, Trevor McBane is a faith-driven soulful, gritty singer from Southeastern Oklahoma who’s run in the music industry has led to rapid success.
McBane’s music career found it’s start when he was a part of forming, and fronting, a Christian folk band, “Consider the Raven“ in 2015. Shortly after the band dissolved in July of 2017, Trevor began pursuing a solo music career and attending the Academy of Contemporary Music of the University of Central Oklahoma, in Oklahoma City, OK. During his first year at ACM@UCO, Trevor auditioned for season 1 of ABC’s American Idol. Little did he know what doors were being opened as he stood in line in Tulsa, OK at 5 a.m. on August 30 of 2017. Trevor quickly found success on American Idol, making it to the revered Hollywood week, being one of the 169 out of over 400,000 other contestants. Two months later, McBane found himself as one of the top 24 contestants and being able to collaborate with the artist Bishop Briggs on the show. While on American Idol Trevor received advice on the importance of song choice from Luke Bryan, career longevity and image creation advice from Katy Perry, and career enhancing advise from Lionel Richie. After being exposed on a platform as large as American Idol, Trevor McBane has hit the ground running, writing and preparing music from the day he was let go from the show.