Sly Johnson is a versatile artist who has been present on the French music scene for over fifteen years. He is a rapper, DJ, singer, and former member of the influential group SAIAN SUPA CREW. His roots in hip-hop give him a unique perspective, but he continues to evolve and experiment with different sounds and styles.
Born in Paris in 1974, he grew up with a passion for music instilled by his father. He developed a deep connection with music and sounds at a young age, and has honed his skills as a beatboxer, MC, and singer throughout his career. He has collaborated with a wide range of artists from various genres including jazz, funk, and soul.
Sly Johnson’s vocal abilities are truly exceptional, and his ability to use his voice as the main instrument of his performances, whether accompanied by musicians or not, is remarkable. He shares the stage with high-flying artists.
With their musicians they explore music in a very organic way and it is apparent that the artist is on stage.
His unique blend of R&B, soul, and hip-hop. His music is marked by its emotive lyrics, catchy hooks, and smooth grooves that make it stand out. He has released several albums and singles throughout his career, gaining a dedicated fanbase in France and beyond.
His live performances are also noteworthy, he has the ability to connect with the audience and create a truly memorable experience. His stage presence is powerful and his energy is contagious, making his concerts unforgettable.