WELCOME TO MY LIFE
Larry Gordon (aka Lil Larry) is every record label’s dream: the triple threat who can write great songs, sing in a style all his own and perform/dance reminiscent of Neyo, MJ, Usher and Chris Brown. Larry been on a trajectory towards stardom since he began performing and singing at the young age of four. He made his debut performing the songs Wonderful World and I Feel Good on a beautiful summer night in the principality of Monaco. The audience included the late Prince Rainier, Prince Albert and a host of guests from around the world. He was so entertaining that he was asked to sing at the world famous Jimmy'z, which landed him on the front cover of the local newspaper with Prince Albert, Eric Clapton and Ringo Starr. People were wondering, "Who is this kid?"
Over the years, Larry appeared in Showboats International, Selecta, and "D" magazines; the Nice-Matin and Dallas Morning News newspapers; was featured on such shows as Good Morning Texas, Vive l'ete Show - Television Monte Carlo, Good Day Dallas, Insights, Positively Texas, and It's Showtime at the Apollo - Apollo Kids; and a guest performer at the Grammy After Party. Additionally, he performs frequently with his father's band known as the Dr. Larry T-Byrd Gordon Orchestra/Show band where he has been featured since the age of four.
At Temple Christian School, Larry graduated Valedictorian (4.0 GPA), served as captain of the Blazers Varsity Basketball Team, Senior Class President, Homecoming King, and was actively involved in various community service projects. After high school Larry attended Baylor University where he received academic scholarships and during the beginning of his junior year transferred to a smaller university to meet the demands of performing, songwriting, producing, and continuing his education. While pursuing his music career, Larry maintained his high academic standards with a 3.5 or above GPA while completing his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Dallas Baptist University.
Larry came to the attention of Mike Curb, Chairman of Curb Records, after winning a contest at Baylor University and Curb immediately signed him to a record and publishing deal. When asked about Larry, Curb replied, "I'm interested in an artist who has a commitment and passion for what they do. Larry is all of that and more."
With a career in the making since the age of four, who is Larry Gordon musically now that he’s in his twenties? According to Larry “My musical influences range from Michael Jackson to Usher to Justin Timberlake. I create music that comes from my heart. It’s all about relationships…the joy and pain, the ups and downs.” Larry’s songs and soon to be released EP cover the entire spectrum of “FEEL GOOD” Music with such songs as the lead single “Running Away” (Larry’s pays homage to the soulful songs of the 80s with an updated twist).
Larry’s got music inside of him - and his time is now. Get ready for Larry Gordon. He has worked all of his life to get ready for you.