Li'Nard's Bio

Li'nard Jackson is the heart and soul of Li'nards Many Moods Band and is a New York City legend. He is recognized as a genius in the art of dynamic, live performance and as a versatile bass guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer of exceptional artistic standards. You HAVE TO see them live to believe it!

He began his music career in Richmond, Virginia at an early age. He sang in his church's choir, won a statewide musical rhythm competition at age eight and studied the violin and the bass guitar. He is renowned for his command of a wide range of styles from Dance, Hip Hop and R&B, to West African, Rock, Blues and Reggae.

An internship at Philly International Record Label with the songwriting team of Roebuck, Jefferson and Simmons led to work on records with Patti LaBelle, The O'Jays and The Jones Girls. He has contributed to over fifty albums and 175 songs.

Before moving to New York, Li'nard played up and down the Eastern seaboard and toured Europe with the groups Defunkt and Mr. Thing and the Professional Human Beings. Li'nard has also performed with Codaryl Moffett Jazz Ensemble and Roy Ayers.

He has performed at Manhattan's top nightclubs including The Blue Note, The Bitter End, Terra Blues, Nells and S.O.B.'s The Groove, The Village Underground and  The Red Lion..

 

DURING THESE PERFORMANCES,  IT IS NOT SURPRISING TO SEE THE LIKES OF 

" PRINCE "   " MICHAEL STAHAN ",  " PETER GUNZ ",  and MANY OTHER NEW YORK CITY LEGENDS.  

 

THE BAND HAS DONE EVEMTS FOR THE LIKES OF EVAN ROSS,  THE SON OF DIANA ROSS.  PRINCE,  MICHAEL STRAHAN,  THE BOXING HALL OF FAME INDUCTION OF JOE FRAZIER,  AND THE HALL OF FAME INDUCTION FOR THE NEW JERSEY BOXING COMMISSION.  

 

In the present time,  Li'nard has started to expand his movement around the world.  Creating a " Li'nard's Many Moods"   MOODS AROUND THE WORLD PROJECT.   A project focused on going into different countries around the world,  and bringing positive uplifting vibes through the music.   With this project, Li'nard goes to other countries and work with some of the top musicians in these countries. So far the project  has been launched in Russia, Greece, Denmark, and in Norway, with other countries to follow. 

 

Also with Li'nard emerging  on the scene as a Actor,  it has brought his ultimate Entertainment goal  close to being realized, as a writer and producing music for Movies.  

 

The Movie credits so far were two independent films,  with one being about the 9/11 saga, and the other in Nice, France.   A movie about a compelling street musician named Cisco Kid.   The largest film project to date was Li'nard being cast in the Movie,  "Cadillac Records".   The first movie done by the Production company of Beyonce.   This situation allowed Li'nard to work along side of Beyonce, Jeffrey Wright, Adrian Brody,  Cedrick the Entertainer,  Most Def,  and many others  in the cast of this movie about the history of Chess Records and Etta James.   So this has open up doors for more movie opportunities.  

 

Li'nard's Many Moods has a strong following and can be seen at clubs in New York City and around the globe.

 

For booking information of  "Li'Nard's Many Moods"  for your wedding reception, college event, corporate function or concert or Festival,  you can just leave a message here on this site, or you can call at ( 732) 576-3110. 

 

Also if there is anyone interested in Production of any kind,  you can use the same contact information. 

 

JOIN THE MOVEMENT,  THAT IS FOCUED ON CHANGING LIVES. 

YOU CAN ALWAYS SUPPORT THE MOVEMENT
BY MAKING A DONATION TO THE " LI'NARD'S MANY MOODS MOVEMENT"

YOU CAN DO THIS BY SENDING DONATIONS  TO OUR PAYPAL ACCOUNT

BY SENDING IT TO:  Lmmbigman@yahoo.com

 


 

 

 

 

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