Every once in a while an exceptional and incredible talent impacts the gospel music industry leaving a permanent impression. Ernest J. Lee is a multi-faceted and rapidly expanding musical virtuoso who has done just that! What an awesome gift God has given to the gospel music industry! His gifts and talents continue to revolutionize the gospel music industry. As a veteran in the gospel music industry, he has provided indisputable proof of his great talents and an even greater future! Specifically, he tastefully exudes a God-given presence which magnificently captivates his audience.
He effortlessly propels his uncompromising vocal talents to an unprecedented level of artistic achievement on his current project “Anthems From The Vault Vol #1” featuring two sensational and upbeat singles “The Reset” and “Shift.” One will readily note, Lee possesses a rare, yet liberating talent which is uniquely his. Kindly note, this project is available on all digital outlets starting November 22, 2016.
He is uniquely empowered with an intrinsic melodic distinctive and a compelling musical heritage. He started playing musical instruments when he was 7 years old.
His educational background exemplifies his spirit of excellence. He is a graduate of Romulus Senior High school in Romulus, Michigan. He furthered his educational pursuits at the Detroit College of Business majoring in Accounting. Not only is Lee a gifted producer, extraordinary artist and skilled producer, he is also a prolific musician and clinician.
Lee’s musical influences are quite extraordinary. The legendary artists who have influenced and inspired his singing style are Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, John P. Kee and Commissioned. His musician style has been influenced by Twinkie Clark and Michael Brooks.
The highlights of Lee’s musical career are well-documented. He has performed with his two groups the Spirit of David from 1996 through 2008 and The Renaissance from 2008 to the present. As a Producer/Songwriter Lee has written and produced songs for many top artists from the Gospel, R&B and Pop genres. He is known for his quality production, innovative styling, and catchy hooks. His work is well documented and his brand is catapulting him as one of the best in the game.
For music connoisseurs who want to savor the best of Lee his discography offers a smorgasbord of great gospel music for your gospel collection. Why not enhance your gospel collection with “Encourage Yourself” (2002), “New Psalms” (2004), “The Renaissance” (2006) and “Christmas At Home w/Ernest Lee” (2009).
Lee’s latest project “Anthems From The Vault Vol #1” offers urban contemporary music at its best. The lyrics on this project are both masterfully approached and elegantly oriented. This authentic masterpiece features harmonic elements which are soulful, seriously developed and quite impeccable. Ultimately, it renders a musical story which ends well.
This extraordinary project immediately establishes a dialogue with the melody and the lyrics. The arrangements are coupled with a rich and exceptional sound that is powerful to the core. The stylistic diversity released on this project simply raises the bar of excellence. Lee brings to his audience “ministry through song” with a personalized harmonic blend.
He is a member of New Prospect Baptist Church, Detroit, Michigan where he is involved in the Music & Arts ministries.
When one considers Lee’s journey and creative talents the very title of the project “Anthems From The Vault Vol #1” and the two powerful singles “The Reset” and “Shift” requires your listening presence for these challenging times. Thus, Lee invites you to share his experience! You will be glad you did!