Gifted and versatile are two words that best describe singer, songwriter, musician, producer, composer actor & director alvin frazier. Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, alvin has been singing since the age of two and pecking at the keys since the age of three.
A self-taught musician, alvin would teach himself to play 4 instruments; piano, guitar, bass & drums. Growing up with 2 musician parents it was inevitable that young alvin would also pursue a path in music and the arts. Over the years he would do just that, forming music groups throughout his formative years ranging in styles from R&B, Hip-Hop, Gospel to Jazz. alvin has built a reputation for being a dynamic performer and entertainer who leaves his audiences spellbound. Fusing the sounds of R&B, Soul & Jazz with a message of faith, love & hope, alvin is able to captivate even the most skeptical person with his unique delivery and ultra-smooth, yet soulful presentation.
For the past 10 years alvin has been gradually building a following worldwide via the web through his “official” website www.alvinfraziermusic.com along with other social media sites as well as touring. In that time alvin has released and produced 2 albums as a vocalist, “Love & Faith: Vol. 1” (2006) and “A Wonderful Love: Love & Faith Vol. 2” (2013). His latest project "A Wonderful Love: Love & Faith Vol. 2" entered the UK Soul Chart at #27 and within a few weeks reach #2. The album was also awarded as one of the Best R&B / Soul albums of 2013 in Japan. It also ranked as a "Top Seller" on music distributor CD Baby's website upon it's initial release. He has also produced music for various independent artists. An accomplished vocalist, musician and performer alvin has shared the stage with the likes of George Clinton w/ Parliament - Funkadelic, The Ohio Players, Chante’ Moore ,Eric Roberson, Brandon Williams, Kenny Lattimore, Avery Sunshine, Najee and Angie Stone.
Aside from performing, alvin produces, arranges & scores music for stage plays & film. As if that wasn’t enough, he has started working on his first screenplay and developing a web television series both which he will also direct. As an actor, alvin has recently completed filming for 3 upcoming appearances. The highly-anticipated Miles Davis biopic "Miles Ahead" with Don Cheadle, "With this Ring" on the Lifetime channel with Jill Scott, Regina Hall, Eve & Gabrielle Union and in the controversial true-crime film documentary "A Murder in the Park" which will also be in theaters and on cable TV. To say that alvin frazier is one of “The Hardest Working Men in Show business” would be an understatement. He is the definition of a “true” entertainer / artist.