Band / Affiliation: Ledisi
There is no doubt that Lorenzo Johnson is a multi-talented musician. This native of Alexandria, VA developed a love of music at a very early age. His energy and passion led him to begin writing lyrics and composing, organizing vocal groups and bands, directing, managing and producing. It was evident that he had a natural talent and creativity and was well on his way to making a name for himself and leaving a mark in music.
Through the years, Lorenzo has continued to learn and master his craft through hard work and dedication. He studied at the Omega Studios School of Applied Recording Arts and Sciences. In addition, he attended the University of the District of Columbia and Northern Virginia Community College.
Lorenzo’s drive has earned him an impressive list of accomplishments. He has produced and written on four Top 10 albums, three Grammy nominated projects and one Soul Train Award winning project. He has recorded with Ledisi, Maysa, Chuck Brown, Jazz of Dru Hill, Salt N’ Pepper, Eric Darius, Tony Terry, U.S. Naval Academy Gospel Choir and Black Entertainment Television (BET) and many others. He has also performed live with world-renowned artists including Ledisi, Regina Belle, Biz Markie, Chuck Brown, Beverly Crawford, Mr. Cheeks, CeCe Peniston, Glenn Jones, Twinkie Clark, and Norman Hutchins to name a few.