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Make Music New York – Leon & the Peoples
June 21, 2019 @ 6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Spectra Music recording artists Leon & The Peoples, one of NYC’s hottest rising bands, has developed their signature Soul/Reggae/Pop sound while performing nationwide and building a loyal fan base for the last 10 years. The multitalented performer, singer-songwriter, actor & producer Leon passionately leads the band with his smooth, sultry vocals and heart felt lyrics, while The Peoples features top-notch musical talent from across the globe. The unique creation results in high energy live performances and a commitment to bringing their blend Soul & Reggae music to a world wide audience.
As an actor, Leon has starred in over 30 movies and was voted as one of the Sexiest Actors of all time by AOL. Received NAACP “Best Actor” nominations portraying the late great David Ruffin in the NBC hit movie “The Temptations” and as Little Richard in the authorized bio pic “Little Richard.” He also starred in the #1 voted African American film in the last 25 years voted by AOL, “The Five Heartbeats”. Other notable movies include, the lead role in the international Disney blockbuster Cool Runnings, Above The Rim, Waiting to Exhale, HBO’s OZ and in 2018, CBS Blue Bloods and nominated “Her Only Choice” TV movie. Leon & The Peoples were the cover stories of Music Insider Magazine and The Channel Magazine.