soulful balladeer began his musical journey in his
hometown of Detroit at the tender age of 13, singing
lead in the church choir. He was performing
in the nightclub at the age of 16. His musical
experiences in the motor city served as the framework
and the foundation for his vocal stylings today. As
a young lad he met Marvin Gaye. He performed
in a vocal group for two years with Lawrence Payton
Jr, who has since replaced the late Obie Benson of
the Four Tops. He enlisted in the military and
performed when ever given the opportunity to, opening
for the popular comedian Jimmy Walker, aka JJ of the
television show Good Times. Following his military
stent he resumed singing in Detroit, releasing his
first record titled Always On My Mind. Although
getting great reviews he was not greeted with much
success. Somewhat discouraged he returned back
to the academic setting and pursued a medical degree.
with a medical career Al resumed his passion for
singing. He moved to Saginaw in 1992 and fine
tuned his musical craft. He has had an intriguing
musical career, sharing the stage with such greats
as Enchantment, New Birth, Latimore, Willie Clayton
and Bobby Rush to name a few. His new album is receiving
lots of airplay, and an inspirational piece titled
I See Jesus can be heard on Vickie Hills Gospel
Show, 107.1FM every Sunday. 98.9 FM out of
Flint is hammering other cuts by Al Lindsey.
music can be purchased locally at the Music Planet,
517 Carpenter Road in Flint, MI, (810) 787-0099.
His online distributer is cdbaby at Cdbaby.com,
thereby allowing downloads with iTunes and the like.
Al Lindsey is an artist to watch out for!