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13-Year-Old Prodigy Set to Release Recording Debut
Updated: Oct 17, 2020
Justin Lee Schultz is making headlines. At just 13 years old, he's about to release his first record with Gerald Albright and Pieces of a Dream.
Here's a little more about Justin from Shanachie Entertainment:
Born in Johannesburg, South Africa and based in Durham, NC, musical wonder-kid Justin Lee Schultz is the good news you did not even know you needed. He is joy personified. The multi-instrumental wizard who has dazzled audiences on TV shows Harry, Little Big Shots and American’s Most Musical Family, is a prodigy in the fashion of his idols Stevie Wonder and Herbie Hancock.
“This kid is something special.” – QUINCY JONES “When I first saw him play I said to myself ‘This kid is something special. He really is!” – HARRY CONNICK JR.
Check out "Just In" featuring Gerald Albright and Pieces of a Dream here.
Get the song here.
His recording debut, Gruv Kid, comes out November 13th and he has high hopes for the new album. “The ultimate dream is to win or even get nominated for a Grammy!" exclaims Justin. “I also hope that I can give people feel joy and happiness when they listen to my music!”
Catch Justin playing with Bob James in the video below!