BGBD Series Composer

I have fantastic news to share! For the last six months, I have been scoring the second season of a web series called “Black Girl in a Big Dress.” It is written and created by Aydrea Walden. She is a wonderful writer, actress, creative, and person.

The show is about Adrienne who is an awkward African American historical reenactor in love with the Victorian Era. It follow her journey of trying to navigate 21st century dating with 19th […]

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Beating The Artist Blues

“Don’t worry, be happy.”  Four lovely words.  It sounds so simple. 

My career has been and remains a roller coaster of emotions.  One day, I am on the top of the world because I got called for a gig or released some new material. The next day, I get a rejection or writer’s block and thinking, “What am I doing with my life.”  I’ve discovered that it’s better for me and everyone around me if I maintain a level or […]

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Dolby Theatre

I’ve been fortunate enough to sing at the Dolby theater twice now. Both times were for live concerts with orchestra. The crowds are consistently amazing.

Me and a fellow singer.

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Carpenters with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Dreams Come True

I am thrilled to be able to sing on one of my idol’s albums. This year, Richard Carpenter of the Carpenters re-recorded the orchestra and choir in many of their hit songs. Growing up my parents had Carpenters records and I used to try my hardest to sound like Karen. It was a dream come true to sing with her voice.

Here’s a link to where to find the album: https://ume.lnk.to/CarpentersOrchestralYD

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American Horror Story

In October, I had a bit of Halloween horror fun.  The TV show, American Horror Story, shot an episode with a choir, and I was in it for a maybe two frames.  It was a very fun day with some incredible singers.

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Wonder Park Movie

Earlier in 2018, I had the incredible pleasure of singing on the score of a movie called Wonder Park. The animated feature was scored by the very talented Steven Price and stars Jennifer Garner, Mila Kunis, John Oliver, and Kenan Thompson. It will be in theaters March 2019.

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Herb Alpert’s “A Christmas Wish”

My parents used to listen to Herb Albert when I was a kid, so singing for him was an incredible, full circle experience. We recorded at Capitol Studios. Herb was there as well as legendary Ed Schmidt, who ran the session. Dreams do come true.

Listen on Amazon

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“The Humbugs” Music Video

At the end of July, I shot a video for the new single, “The Humbugs,” with photographer Chris Martin, and ballerina Gillian George.  The video was shot in a warehouse in the fashion district in Downtown LA.  Gillian choreographed a beautiful routine for the song. Chris shot the video on a Canon 5D Mark IV. We are editing it and have it scheduled to come out in September. Can’t wait to show it to you!

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