Please…pardon our PIXEL DUST!

Welcome to our new online home! As you explore, you’ll undoubtedly find some “temporary” content and incomplete sections. Apologies! We ask that you watch here over the next days and weeks for photos, schedule of public performances, samples of band[…]

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Get to know CERTIFIED–Meet the Band

CERTIFIED is a collection of some of Utah’s finest musicians, united in one purpose…to make your event a CERTIFIED PARTY! With stellar talent, coming from a wide variety of backgrounds, hailing from all over the country, and with decades of[…]

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Mikael Lewis–Guitar and Vocals

Since picking up his first guitar, Mikael Lewis has been skillfully blending elements of Funk, R & B, Lo-fi, Rock and Americana with subtle hints of World Music and Jazz. Lewis loves to play guitar and enjoys both acoustic and[…]

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Kay S.–Lead Vocals

On August 26th in the year of 1989 a star was born! Kenya “Kay S. Simmons, A R&B/funk/soul artist. She is the baby of 5 children, born and raised in Palm Bay,FL. Kay S. has been a Singer/songwriter since the[…]

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Mike Clark–Drums

Mike was fortunate to grow up the son of a drummer, so he had access to a drumkit before he was big enough to reach the kick pedal.  He spent his first years on the kit pounding away to records[…]

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Micah Atkinson–Background Vocals

Micah hails from West Virginia where she began participating in theatre at age 8, dance classes at age 6 and singing since she could talk. She has also been a vocal soloist with the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra on several[…]

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Jake Fletcher–Bass

Keeping it funky and fresh, Jake Fletcher’s unique brand of bass playing is one of the anchors in Certified’s energetic sound. Starting off as a bassist in high school who played rock and heavy metal, Jake’s ears slowly gravitated and[…]

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Kyle Palmer–Keyboards/Vocoder

Classically-trained. Jazz-experienced. But my real forte is being that “everything-for-everybody” cover band guy…all styles, all genres…whatever the occasion requires. Over the past 30 years, I’ve played with literally hundreds of Denver’s finest musicians. As a Utah-grown Mormon farm-boy, The Denver[…]

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