He Played Johnny Gill on “The New Edition Story” and also Starring on the Tupca & Biggie’s mini TV Series : “Unsolved” , A Great R&B Singer within its unique voice.
He was part of R&B group “Upskale” an unknown trio back in the days .
Featured on Robert Glasper’s Black Radio 2 album on the song “Persevere” with Lupe Fiasco & Snoop Dogg which is one my favorite song from this album .
He’s the young version of Johnny Gill , Here’s Luke James .
Luke James Boyd Born On June 13 , 1984 .He began his musical career singing background for R&B artist Tyrese , where he met and was soon mentored for several years by Super producers The Underdogs with an acquaintance, Quentin, under Luke & Q. He was signed directly to J Records by Clive Davis himself and later wrote songs for musicians such as Chris Brown, Britney Spears, Keri Hilson, and Justin Bieber. Under the management of record producer Danja, James released his first mixtape, #Luke, in 2011. The mixtape’s critically acclaimed single “I Want You” earned him a Best R&B Performancenomination at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. Like the first project, he released his second mixtape, Whispers in the Dark, as a free music download in 2012. His self-titled debut studio album was released on September 23, 2014. In 2017, he starred as R&B singer Johnny Gill in the anticipated TV biopic of R&B sextet New Edition in BET‘s The New Edition Story. On February 21, 2017, James announced on Twitter the title of his second album would be ‘JOY’.
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