Jonathan Singh Artist Profile | Biography And Discography | NewReleaseToday

View Photos (0) | Add Photos/Galleries NEW


Discography



ADVERTISEMENT

Artist Links
[edit]

  • Official Website
  • Label Website



    Music Videos



    Latest News
    Jonathan Singh to Release "City Love Music" on May 19
    (Thursday, April 30, 2015)
    ARTIST PROFILE
    Jonathan Singh
    Views 2261 Views | CommentsComments [edit]
     
    #2601 Become A Fan Leave A Comment
    Artist Ranking
    Top 20 | All Artists
    Become
    A Fan
    Leave
    A Comment
     

    Jonathan Singh is a multi-faceted singer/songwriter, musician and worship leader, known for his cross-cultural style, fusing elements of Christian Contemporary, Pop and Caribbean music.  He is emerging as a standout artist and creative composer in the Christian music world, making his mark as a dynamic inspiration through the message of life’s voyage with God’s love.

    Music has always paved the road of Jonathan’s spiritual journey. Raised in Queens, New York, he was born to musically talented Trinidadian parents who pastored their own church and rooted their family in faith and music.  Since the early age of five, Jonathan played the drums for his family’s church and eventually picked up the guitar, bass and piano.

    As he grew into adolescence, Jonathan continued to play at church while attending a performing arts school, adding the alto sax to his instrumental repertoire and playing in the school’s jazz and orchestra bands.  Not only was he naturally growing in his musicianship but an experience of difficult family turmoil also fueled him to endeavor into writing and creating music of his own. 

    At just 16, Jonathan was given the opportunity to try his vocal chops at a youth camp in Upstate New York, when by chance he was asked to fill in for a worship leader. “It wasn’t great, but it wasn’t horrible,” he laughs.  It was that modest, unintended “step-in-and-step-up” opportunity that led Jonathan to the spiritual path God was calling him to walk.

    Excited by his new-found love for public singing, Jonathan delved into his songwriting and decided to form a band. Together, they led local worship events, performed for churches and were featured at youth camps.  A singer himself and confident in his son’s talent and ambition, Jonathan’s father invested in the band’s first studio-recorded demo.  The record was a local hit and seemed to set the band on pace for eminent fame, but God had other plans for Jonathan.

    Something was missing.  The fast tracked life and money-driven success, along with a progressed resentment for the pressures of being a “pastors’ kid”, snatched Jonathan’s zeal for the band and left him burned out.  To bring matters to a head, Jonathan was involved in a terrible car accident, which brought him to a crossroad—a realization that he needed something else. 

    He’d lost everything, so he believed.  Searching for a change, Jonathan left New York and headed for Orlando, Florida with only his clothes and his instruments.  He was met with a new atmosphere, a slower pace, new perspective and a revelation. Nothing was going to be handed to him. There was no circle of family to pick him up when he fell.  There was no special treatment.  If Jonathan was going to make something of himself, he’d have to earn it. 

    He attended a local church in Orlando, sitting in the back pews for a time.  There he wrestled with his past, his present and found his own belief and relationship with God.  Eventually he joined the church band, playing guitar and piano. His work with the band ultimately led him to become Youth & Worship Pastor where he led for eight years.  Along the way, Jonathan was happily reunited with his high school sweetheart Christine.  The couple married in 2007, welcomed their beautiful son Jacob in 2008 and moved to Texas to be near family.

    Still writing and producing his own music, Jonathan released his first independent project in 2013, Here to Stay--an EP created with Producer Jack Shocklee (known for his work with TobyMac and Group 1 Crew among others) featuring Dove Award Nominee Beckah Shae and Grammy Nominee Benjah.  

    Jonathan continues to write, produce and craft new music for artists while maintaining his rising career and growing following. Today he is a full time Worship Leader at Sugar Creek Baptist Church in Sugarland, Texas and performs for varied audiences, sharing his spiritual journey with the world through music. He is managed by Christopher “Cruize” Williams of BPM Management and has recently partnered with Save The City Records to release his new full-length studio album, City.Love.Music, which is slated for release May 2015. The First single "You Stay" can now be streamed on Spotify.

    Entry lasted edited by MarcusHathcock_NRT on 06.01.15
    Return To Artist Database


    Twitter Updates
    I want both teams teams to win lol #knicksvslal #nba
    Posted by @jonathansingh on 12.13.17 | View Tweet
    Akmamkl
    Posted by @jonathansingh on 10.08.17 | View Tweet
    What a fight!
    Posted by @jonathansingh on 08.27.17 | View Tweet
    Cavs got a sweet deal
    Posted by @jonathansingh on 08.23.17 | View Tweet
    I'm Reminded today that God has given me more that I ever deserve and more than I've ever imagined! #hessogood
    Posted by @jonathansingh on 08.20.17 | View Tweet


    Latest NRTeam Fans
    Jonathan Singh Has 1 Fan | View All | Become A Fan
       


    NRTeam Artist Comments (2)
    Add Your Review    Join The NRTeam
    griderjunk (68) Good luck! | Posted August 04, 2017
    Good luck on pursuing this endeavor of Christian music. God Bless! cool math games

    Comments(0)  |  Add Comment
    kmac0378

    lea33 (1)
    nice | Posted February 28, 2017
    hm..you've created some interesting music..well..i wouldn't say i am a renown music critic but know a thing or two about music since write quite a number of music reviews in order to do my homework for my music class..so yeah..your music is interesting and worth paying attention to

    Comments(1)  |  Add Comment
      Showing comments 1 through 10 of 2  

    Christian Music, Facebook Christian Music, Twitter Christian Music, Google Christian Music, YouTube Christian Music, Instagram

    ADVERTISEMENTS

    Christian Music

    ©2018 NewReleaseToday
    A Division Of NRT Media Inc.

    Secure
    CHRISTIAN MUSIC

    Discover
    New This Week
    Coming Soon
    Free Downloads
    Playlists
    Reviews

    MOVIES/TV

    Trailers
    Reviews

    NEWS

    New Music
    Movies / Media
    Books
    Events
    Tours
    General

    VIDEOS

    Music Videos
    Exclusives
    #NRTLive Hangouts

    EXCLUSIVES

    Articles
    Devotionals
    Interviews
    Concert Reviews
    Contests
    We Love Awards

    NRT RADIO NETWORK
    replique montre
    One
    Worship
    Remix
    Jam The Hype
    Christmas

     

    MORE INFO

    RSS
    Privacy Policy
    Terms of Use
    Advertising
    Staff
    New Music Email
    Contact

    CONNECT

    Facebook
    Twitter
    Instagram
    Pinterest
    Google+
    Periscope