LeRoy Bell is an American singer and songwriter who creates a sound that crosses many demographics. LeRoy has extensive touring experience alongside legendary artists such as B.B. King, Van Morrison, Etta James, Al Green, Michael McDonald, Colin Hay, Mavis Staples, Keb Mo, Taj Mahal, Leon Russell, Sonny Landreth, Charlie Musselwhite and Los Lobos. LeRoy’s diverse musical experiences have grown him as a touring artist and shaped his musical edge in a way that places him in a league of performers not many can aspire to. In partnership with Casey James, LeRoy Bell co-wrote many songs for other recording artists, most notably two charting hit singles for Elton John. In 2011, Bell applied for the The X Factor and finished 8th overall in the inaugural season.
LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends features experienced musicians Terry Morgan on bass, Davis Martin on drums, and Daniel Walker on guitar and keyboards. Morgan has played with Dee Daniels, Pat Wright & the Total Experience Gospel Choir, Dave Lewis, Thelma Houston and others, whereas Martin was previously a member of the band Maktub.
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