BigNews.Biz - Apr 13,2012 - With style and a top-notch vocal skills, LaMont Wheat is an LA based singer-songwriter. Known for his catchy melodies, LaMont is a reedy vocal reminiscent of a cross between Teddy Pendergrass and Luther Vandross with modern swagger,
LaMont’s big voice is quickly gaining popularity. Originally from Texas, he realized his passion for music early on and founded his high schools’ first inspirational choir “Voices of Youth” and in college LaMont sang gospel music as part of a trio that toured nationally as an opening act for many Gospel greats such as Shirley Caesar, John P. Kee, Kirk Franklin, Yolanda Adams and Daryl Coley. LaMont wrote and produced his first CD entitled “Love Goes On” which he released on his LaMont Music label in 2004 followed by the release of “That Girl” in 2006.
LaMont has performed abroad in London, Osio, Berlin, Cologne and Acapulco and has shared the stage with artists such as PM Dawn, Kelly Price, Faith Evans, Joe, Jennifer Hudson, Brian McKnight and Jennifer Lopez and Sheryl Lee Ralph to name a few. In 2009 LaMont was featured on FOX’s “Good Day LA” Christmas morning concert. LaMont recently released his single “I’ve Got It” and his newly released remix, a club banging single remixed by DJ Almond Brown.
"I've Got It" is recorded, written and produced by International Electronica/R&B artist LaMont Wheat and is in moderate rotation on radio stations.