Lavel is a versatile singer and songwriter who have written songs for R&B, Gospel, Hip Hop, Pop, Rock, Techno etc. artist.
He also produces, records, mixes and masters all of his CD projects in his own recording and production studio named “lavel Jackson studios”.
Lavel performs live shows with his band. Lavel’s style is classy and old school yet Lavel is very refreshing and relevant.
His music cover just about every genre of music and each project are done with excellence and a style that’s unique.
Lavel is an exciting artist willing to take risk and keep you guessing “what will he do next?”
He is currently touring with The Dramatics featuring LJ Reynolds.
He also performs locally with his band Soul Xpress, doing classic Soul, Blues and Original music.
“I’m Blessed” is a Gospel CD that will make you praise, worship, dance and sing about and because of Gods goodness.
Born in Saginaw, Michigan Lavel was destined to be a musician. Lavel was the lead vocalist for the band “The B.A.D. Band” during the 80’s and early 90’s.
Although The B.A.D. Band never achieved national or international success, they did have 2 successful single releases (Stay Awhile 86’ and All I want is you 88’) which lead to the band being the opening act for many major recording artist during that era.
Lavel co- wrote and sang lead vocals on both singles.
The success of the singles (Stay Awhile 86’ and All I want is you 88’) also lead to a recording contract with Motown records in 1991, and a demo deal with Al Hyman (Sony recs.)