Most fans know L*A*W as the singer/rapper/dancer/producer & multi-instrumentalist In Funk Legend George Clinton’s 420 Funk Mob in the legendary P-Funk camp, but millions have seen him on national television back at the 2007 MTV Movie Awards & David Letterman in his white kangol glory singing & dancing behind the late legendary British sensation, Amy Winehouse as well as being her opening act for her sold-out shows in New York City with his own red-hot 7-piece musically diverse, high energy band, The Planet 12 Movement. After lending his many talents & over 40 licensed songs to various VH-1, NBA, TV-1, Oxygen, Bravo, A&E, Lifetime & popular MTV shows like “The Real World: Brooklyn & Hollywood”, his Critically Acclaimed, 7-Time Grammy Nominated first album “Tha Planet 12 Syndrome” gaining acclaim from Lionel Richie, Diane Warren, EPMD, Ledisi, Rosanna Arquette, Ellen Barkin, Dru Hill, Chico Debarge, Megan Mullally (Will And Grace), Janelle Monae, Ice-T & The Late Teena Marie. L*A*W was #1 in the New & Now section of the Winter Edition of SESAC’s Publishing magazine of 2013 & also co-wrote the theme song for the independent movie “We Are The Hartmans” as well as being featured in the movie as the bandleader.
Being the grandson of Blues/Soul legend The Late Sam “Bluzman” Taylor & Coming from one of the most famous families in music history. This Brooklyn hood boy from the Crown Heights section has been known to make Hip-Hop (Underground & Commercial styles) work in his favor fusing Funk, R&B/Soul elements while embracing Country, Pop, Jazz & even Techno exist under one roof while at the same time balancing the commercial element but still staying true to his underground roots.
Not to mention his precise playing of 7 instruments & the perfect balance of killer vocal prowess in addition to serious rhyme & dance skill is winning new fans by the day at Twitter, Facebook & helped him reached over a million views & plays around the social media world. L*A*W has also diversified his producer title by producing Rock/Pop acts like MTV Breakthrough Buzz Artist Nikki Lang, whose “Total Departure” EP was entirely produced by L*A*W & in the same month, he landed his song “Walk The Train Car” On The Hot New Playstation 3 Game “Dance Battle VS”. L*A*W also made history by becoming the first Hip-Hop based artist to play the legendary Bitter End club in NYC which usually only showcased Rock/Pop/Folk & very few Soul acts.
L*A*W’s historic stint with Amy Winehouse can be captured in the Grammy & Oscar Award Winning Documentary “Amy” which has cemented L*A*W as one of the best & most sought after singer/dancers in the music industry. With a platinum roster of artists he’s either opened up for or worked with like Rihanna, Alicia Keys, Bruno Mars, Black Eyed Peas, Ne-Yo, Lionel Richie, Eric Burdon, Rick James, Chaka Khan, Harry Connick Jr, Fishbone, Morris Day and The Time, James Ingram & Deniece Williams, L*A*W is a major force that’s causing the industry to rewrite their terms.