Her unique name might be what is remembered first, but when you hear the small town girl with the giant voice sing, everything about singer/ songwriter Ddendyl Hoyt becomes unforgettable.
Born in South Carolina but raised in rural Western New York, Ddendyl began her musical career as a child studying classical violin, opera and teaching herself the piano. She grew up listening to Gospel and Country, being inspired by artists such as Johnny Cash and Reba McEntire. Ddendyl’s compelling voice and emotional storytelling, make for an authentic musical mix of rock, pop, and blues
Ddendyl has opened for artists such as Hunter Hayes, Scotty McCreery, Collective Soul, Sebastian Mikael, Elle Varner, and along side colleagues for Justin Moore following her appearances on Season 6 of NBC’s “The Voice”. In addition, Batavia Daily News named Ddendyl the “2014 Artist of the Year” for Western New York. Ddendyl was also named the Nash Next 2017 New York Winner and most recently the 2021 Henderson, NV Battle of the Bands winner.
For the last decade Ddendyl has held multiple performance residencies in Las Vegas, New York City, Baltimore, and Washington DC. She also performs for weddings, corporate and private events nation wide.