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LaShawn Daniels


Gospel Songwriter - "I Believe," "Say My Name," "Telephone," "Why Me?"

Few lyricists have been more responsible for changing the very landscape of contemporary urban and pop music than LaShawn Daniels. With a catalogue that includes multi-platinum award winning songs like "It's Not Right (But It's Okay)" by Whitney Houston, "The Boy Is Mine” by Monica and Brandy, "You Rock My World” by Michael Jackson & "Telephone" by Lady Gaga, it’s easy to see why Daniels has been credited as the “secret weapon” behind many of today’s biggest stars. Lashawn Daniels has also recently emerged as an accomplished executive, coupling his business acumen with his incomparable talent as one of the industry’s most prolific singer-songwriter-producer and vocal arrangers. Daniels and his wife, April Daniels, regularly appear as series regulars on the WEtv reality series Vince & Tamar, starring GRAMMY-nominated artist Tamar Braxton and her husband, songwriter-producer-manager Vincent Herbert. Lashawn Daniels is also credited for having a significant role in crafting the sound of Braxton's 2013 breakout album, Love & War, which earned 3 GRAMMY nominations. One of Daniels' most recent projects is the debut album of Motown Gospel recording artist Janice Gaines, which marries urban/pop beats and melodies with an inspiring, timeless message. With multiple GRAMMY Awards and over 210 million records sold, Lashawn Daniels is a force in pop and urban music.