“Change of Heart”
Featuring The Smash Hit Single
“Because of You”
Every now and then an astounding talent emerges on the scene that certainly leaves an indelible impression. Unquestionably, Damon Little a rapidly expanding artist has done just that for the gospel industry! What a supersized talent the Lord has given to the world! He has humbly contributed his talents to the gospel industry for over a decade! Not only is he a phenomenal vocalist, his talents transcend a mixture of creative art forms as a producer and a songwriter. As a superbly skilled producer he possesses a vast reservoir of musical techniques and his superb ability to execute these techniques is remarkably extraordinary. His labor-intensive efforts continue to influence and revolutionize gospel music.
Little was born with an intrinsic melodic distinctive in Baltimore, Maryland and spent several years growing up in Pensacola, Florida. He was an extremely sick child; therefore, he incurred numerous surgeries because of these health challenges. In spite of this, God healed his body, wrapped him in His love and poured forth His favor and anointing!
Most notably, he started singing when he was five years old with his family group consisting of his brothers and cousins. His first recording was with his uncle the legendary Clarence Fountain of the “Five blind boys of Alabama.”
In 2000, Little signed with Worldwide Gospel in Houston, Texas producing a string of hits. Standing on the edge of a creative epiphany, Little penned the title track of his debut project “You Can’t Straddle the Fence.” As the single soared up the Gospel charts and remained in the Top-10 for 46 weeks and his music career catapulted.
His list of accomplishments is an absolute example of his gifts making room for him! As you can see from a quick glance — the list goes on! His sophomore project “Nu Beginning featuring Damon Little” a/k/a “Do Right” contained two top ten singles: “Long As I Got Shoes, “Do Right” (How You Gonna Do Right With A Do Wrong Mind?) and “Because of You”.
Currently, Little’s ministry has been elevated to another dimension with his contemporary sound song “I Won’t Be Defeated”. The soon to be released project “Change of Heart” is an authentic masterpiece infused with a smorgasbord of smooth harmony, remarkable production and prolific vocal qualities with a female. Moreover, the single and lyric video entitled “I Won’t Be Defeated” has made the top 10 gospel charts and top 30 on urban AC billboard. Nevertheless, he continues to impact his listeners, as he shares his testimony after experiencing open-heart surgery. Little states, this project echoes success and is a “must have” for your future gospel collection.
His intense driving vocal capabilities have been described across the gospel industry as “New Wave Gospel,” a cross between the Soul of Quartet and the Groves of the Urban Sound. He simply brings an impressive flavor to the genre of gospel music and the multitudes love his style. A spectacular sound compared to the Legendary Al Green and the late Philippe Wynne, the Spinners former lead singer! His exceptional vocal talent on this project takes melody and harmony in a completely new direction.
The sheer depth and intensity of his stylistic diversity simply raises the bar of excellence. Amazingly, his vocal qualities encompass an exceptional abundance of inspiration and rhythmic directness with a caliber that is profound. He effortlessly sings with a personalized melodic/harmonic blend, most notably, he has contributed a creative edge and pure musical genius to the wonderful genres of contemporary and quartet music at its best. He brings to the industry a wealth of understanding, which is instantly recognizable concerning the variations of music he sings. More specifically, he is so responsive to the virtues of harmony, which listeners look forward to hearing. The stellar performances Little brings to the stage inspire his audiences with an uncompromising uniqueness.
Little is a faithful member of the New Elizabeth Baptist Church, Baltimore, Maryland under the dynamic leadership of Pastor William David Boyd. He is happily married to the very lovely Dionne Little. They are the proud parents of two wonderful children.
His repertoire of accomplishments is well documented. He has traveled with numerous national and international tours performing for audiences in the 300,000 plus range. He participated in the Gospel Truth Magazine’s “Power of Faith Tour” and “Jeff Majors’ National Tour for the Homeless” which made numerous stops at churches and Wal-Marts throughout the country. He has ministered internationally in Mexico, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, the Cayman Islands and the Bahamas. He has also ministered and has been a part of the Radio-One’s Gospel Cruise for the past six years.
Little has received accolades from several distinguished media elites. For example, Lee Michaels of Clear Channel’s WCAO Heaven 600 in Baltimore, Maryland stated, “Once again Damon Little has a relevant message of hope that speaks not only to our spiritual but emotional well being-“Because of You” is a message within itself. Dorinda Clark-Cole of the Grammy Award Winning Clark Sisters refers to Little as one of her “favorite new wave singer,” and Cathy Hughes of the Radio One Network calls the first single “Powerful.”
He has made guest appearances on TV One, BET, TBN, The Bobby Jones Gospel Show and The Word Network. He continues to forge the path. Thus, he continues to be recognized for such capabilities.
Online cites for Damon Little are:
Twitter:@I am DamonLittle