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Worship Leader Singer Songwriter
“The way I see it, every experience in life is a song,” says Inspirational recording artist and BET “Sunday Best” Top 10 Finalist Jamel Michael Lewis. Honing his musically artistic skills since childhood, Jamel has mastered the art of storytelling through song. Noting artists such as Donnie Hathaway, Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye as musical influences, Jamel’s mix of contemporary yet classically soulful vocal style, often atop a smooth falsetto, sets him apart from other artists in the industry.
Jamel was nominated “Contemporary Male Vocalist of the Year” from the 2014 Chicago Gospel Music Awards. He was a featured performer at this year’s 29th Annual Chicago Gospel Music Festival as well as McDonalds Inspirational Gospel Tour. Additionally, Jamel was featured [as worship Leader] alongside Dr. Tony Evans at 90.1 Moody Radio and Moody Publishers Community Recognition Celebration.
“Music is (life) and has always been my life,” says the singer, songwriter, and vocal producer. Growing up in an especially musical family, Jamel has studied a wide array of vocal styles including, but not limited to; Classical, Rhythm and Blues, Gospel, and Pop. Jamel’s seamless blend of his classical vocal training with his natural God given talent, has afforded him the opportunity to tour as lead vocalist, section leader and/or soloist in a number of choirs, ensembles, & bands.
Most notably, Jamel has shared the stage with some of the music industries greatest performers such as Fantasia, James Fortune, Kierra Sheard, The Legendary Chi-lites & Steve Harvey, among others. He’s also toured with Ebony Magazine’s eight-city National “Black Family Reunion Tour;” and his electrifying stage performances have earned him the Midwest Concert Series’ “Artist of the Year” award.
“By His [God’s] power and for His glory,” Jamel continues to use his vivid imagination and creative energy to create music that will inspire, encourage and leave something positive and pleasant with people that experience it. In addition to writing, arranging, and performing original music, Jamel presently serves as Minister of Music at the Love of Christ Baptist Church in Chicago. Jamel is setting out to leave an unforgettable mark in the music industry and looks forward to the opportunity to share his musical gift of singing and songwriting with the world.