The Chairman of Spoken Words-nominated for the 2014 Black Music Awards, 2012 Oakland Indie Awards, 2012 All Indie Awards & was given a Grammy nod in 2012 spoken word category for The Chairman of Spoken Words II CD ft. Lea Sweet. The Chairman won the 2011 National Black Music Awards and 2010 Bay Area Black Music Awards. His latest CD: The Chairman of Spoken Words II featuring Lea Sweet, "Get in Line for the Ride," (on all online music websites including www.cdbaby.com/cd/thechairmanofspokenwords2) was released January 1, 2012. The single, Pray, released in July 2011 featuring PlayaRighteous and Ralph Greene, is backed by a powerful video "Pray," released in 2012, filmed by Otis Bess (San Francisco).
The Chairman is a spoken word artist that work in the trenches with special populations. He is a director of a nonprofit in San Francisco and was inducted into the 2012 Cambridge Who's Who for the work he does in the community displaying leadership and assisting others. He write to inspire, uplift and motivate individuals to the masses. His voice is his signature with a unique sound of his own that demands attention.
The Chairman has teamed up with 3 times BMA winner Lea Sweet (songwriter, producer and singer) on the Social Ills and The Chairman of Spoken Words II "Get in Line for the Ride" cd (www.leasweetmusic.com).
The Chairman of Spoken Words can be reached at (415) 756-1114 for booking.