Clayton is part of the elite of the most sought after Solo/Background/Session Vocalists in the music industry --. To date, three of Clayton’s biggest thrills were being featured on the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 25th Anniversary Concert & Induction Ceremony backing up rock legends Bruce Springsteen & Darlene Love, his August 11, 2011 appearance on “Good Day NY” debuting his single “Lost Touch With The World” and his duet performances on The British Rock Symphony Tour with Rock Legend Roger Daltrey.
Valerie Simpson-‐“He shows us things in his throat we didn’t know existed”.
Performing around the world at legendary venues such as, Feinstein’s (2009-‐2011), Radio City Music Hall, Lincoln Center, Madison Square Garden, Apollo Theater, Carnegie Hall & Club Paradiso in Amsterdam . His resume consists of recording and performing with artists covering the entire spectrum of pop music such as Bruce Springsteen, Elton John, Alice Cooper, Neil Diamond, , Dr. John, Leon Russell, Billy Joel, Peter Wolf, John Fogerty, Sting, Bonnie Raitt, Bette Midler, John Mayer, Aretha Franklin, Patti Labelle, Luther Vandross, Freddie Jackson, John Legend, Queen Latifah, Fantasia, Lisa Fischer, Ledisi, Sam Moore, Deborah Cox,, Kenny Lattimore, Natalie Cole, Gregory Porter, Chante Moore, Michael Bolton, Jewel, Babyface, Kenny Rogers, Stephanie Mills, Cyndi Lauper, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Wilson Pickett, Pete Seeger, John Rich, Kathleen Battle and others. Currently Clayton is on tour with the Legendary Valerie Simpson.
Clayton has lent his amazing 6-‐octave range to recordings for Multi-‐Grammy Winner Ralph MacDonald’s “Mixty Motions” LP, Ashford & Simpson’s “The Real Thing” CD/DVD, Darlene Love’s CD/DVD “Concert Of Love”, & Freddie Jackson’s “For You” LP. Clayton can be seen on The Valerie Simpson episode on Oprah's Next Chapter as well as The Oscar Winning Documentary "20 Feet From Stardom". He is currently hard at work on his debut CD "Wild Horses".