David Reyes Biography


David Reyes

In 1984, David Reyes was born in Dallas, TX and at the age of 5 he had a life changing encounter with Christ. The impact of that encounter has been the driving force in David’s life, leading him to develop gifts and abilities in music and leadership at an early age. David was 7 years old when he picked up his first pair of drumsticks at his father’s church. By the time he was 12, he was already very skilled at playing the drums, guitar, bass and piano. Shortly after, he bagan to develop his singing ability and when he was 14 years old, he penned his first song. 

As he began to grow musically and spiritually, David was invited to lead the worship team at his church. He continued to write songs and it wasn’t long before David started presenting his compositions to the church congregation. His songs, which focused on his encounter with Christ and his personal spiritual transformation, were well received by the church. 

David spent many years serving in the ministry as worship directer, youth Pastor then as lead Pastor during which he continued to write songs. In 2014, David’s song “Adorad Al Cordero (Worship the Lamb)” was picked up by international recording artist Marco Barrientos and was featured on his 2014 album “Amanece”. 

In 2015, David’s song “Rey Infinito (Infinite King)” was an international success, receiving more than 2.5 million views on YouTube. This was also the first time David was featured as a recording artist. David followed that success with “Poderoso Dios (Powerful God),” “Eres Tu Jesus (It’s You Jesus),” “Me Liberto (He Set Me Free),” Único Dios (Unique God)” and “Dios De Lo Imposible (God of the Impossible)”. 

In 2016, Marco Barrientos recorded his 50th album which contained 8 of David’s compositions and was an international success. The most successful song being “Preciosa Sangre (Precious Blood),” which garnered more than 22 million views on YouTube. 

Currently, David Reyes is recognized as a very influential singer-songwriter in the Spanish language Christian music genre. He has recorded alongside some of the top influencers in that genre such as Christine D’Clario, Julio Melgar, and Marcos Brunet.

In 2017, David wrote and co-produced his first full-length album titled “Ancla de mi Fe (Anchor of my Faith).” David continues to write and produce in addition to touring his music and sharing his testimony.

David has been happily married to his wife Carmen for 15 years. They have 2 children together, Shayla and David. 

“After all that I have seen, God’s amazing grace, my only option is to be thankful. God has been more than good to my family! Christ is truly the anchor of my faith and I want to serve him with all of my heart.” – David Reyes