Overview: At a time when so many desperately strive to seem cooler than they really are, southern soul singer and songwriter Levar Thomas has opted for the road less traveled.
Beyond technical chops, his warm spirit shines through in his singing. In 2007, Thomas decided to take a plaintive approach to making music public, by self-producing a series of videos in his bedroom. Eager to share his work, Thomas began to post original songs and cover videos online.
The strategy worked and he became a featured artist on YouTube.com, gaining nearly 250,000 hits. He currently generates several hundred plays daily on MySpace, and has been featured on Imeem.com, which attracts 24 million+ unique viewers a month. In November 2007, he became the first winner in the singers category of Clipstar.com, a global internet talent contest. He's also managed to secure worldwide ringtone deals, all through his self-made online success. "I'm so grateful that people have really responded in such a big way. I don't know where the road will Artist Site
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