Influences: Brian Mcknight, Luther Vandross, Peabo Bryson, Gerald Levert, Lionel Richie, Teddy Pendergrass, Michael Jackson, Mint Condition, Boyz Ii Men, New Edition, Marvin Gaye, Billy Ocean, Donny Hathaway
Stephen Edmond Jr is a talented and inspirational singer / songwriter, who has persevered against the odds to bring his passion and love for music into focus in his life. Inspired by R&B, Jazz, and Pop artists from several eras, most notably the 80's and 90's, Stephen’s neo-soul sound is reminiscent of R&B ballads with a fresh spin.
With a wide vocal range, powerful tenor-baritone voice, raw grit, smooth falsetto, and jazz highlights, Stephen Edmond Jr is captivating. His sound takes you on an inspirational journey of emotion through love, loss, and triumph.
Through a personal journey of love lost and a battle for his life, Stephen Edmond Jr. became the artist he is today.
Most recently, Stephen Edmond Jr released his first EP, The Way to You. As a result of his vast vocal abilities, the sounds of the tracks on his EP include an up-tempo dance hit, a sexy, passion-filled single, and a romantic ballad. Long-time Producer, Juan Blair, of Uglyfingers Productions has collaborated with Stephen once again on this current project to capture the hearts of women and the minds of men.
His next steps include creating partnerships with a record label and a publishing company to establish himself as a recognized singer / songwriter.
Stephen has performed live in Berkeley, Walnut Creek, and San Francisco, CA.
Stephen Edmond Jr has his sights set on inspiring and touching the hearts of fans worldwide through his music. He intends to use his music as a platform to encourage others to never give up on themselves and their dreams.
Read his full bio at http://www.stephenedmondjr.com/about.html