Jarrod Lawson is blessed with a voice steeped in reverence for the great soul singers that have gone before him. Raised in a musical household, Jarrod often credits his father's eclectic and exhaustive record collection as the reason for which his musical palate evolved in such a diverse fashion. Jarrod's carefully crafted and intricate, genrebending compositions, as well as his deft, thoughtful, spiritually laden lyrics, have brought him admiration and attention from international tastemakers all across the globe, many of whom consider Jarrod's unique approach to be a breath of fresh air in a genre whose modern permutations have lost their depth.
Jarrod's debut album, released in May of 2014, rocketed to the top of the UK Soul charts and garnered a medley of prestigious awards including SoulTracks 'Album Of The Year', London based Jazz FM's 'Soul Artist Of The Year', and the runner up position for Gilles Peterson's Worldwide 'Album Of The Year' Award for 2014. Jarrod has now shared the stage with international superstars such as Stevie Wonder, Marcus Miller, Take 6, Bilal, and Lalah Hathaway, to name a few.