JON GIBSON is the singer-songwriter most compared to Stevie Wonder because of similarities in their songwriting, musicianship and vocal capabilities. A prolific songwriter and collaborator, Jon Gibson is capable of writing music. melody and lyrics quickly in most genres, as well as being a skilled session instrumentalist on piano, guitar and percussion. He is an accomplished music producer, and arranger and has written and produced 10 solo albums both mainstream and Gospel, rendering more than 20 Top 5 Songs and 9 no.1 Hits on R&B, Smooth Jazz and Christian/Gospel Charts. He currently holds the record for the longest playing single at number one in Christian music history with the song Jesus Loves Ya, which held the number one spot for eighteen weeks. The album Jesus Loves Ya, was featured in TIME/LIFE'S 100 GREATEST CHRISTIAN ALBUMS as one of the most influential recordings in Christian and Gospel music.
Gibson has performed with Stevie Wonder on stage and worked with him on several projects, two of which were his own. As a cross-over Gospel artist in the mid-nineties, Gibson's influence stretched across several genres putting him in the studio and/or on stage with many great artists such as Miles Davis, Sammy Davis Jr., Rick James, Billy Preston, M.C. Hammer, Herbie Hancock, Justin Timberlake, Maroon 5, and many others.. Jon released his 10th solo album independently in 2012 entitled "The Story Teller" as a tribute to his beloved late father Stanley Earl Gibson who encouraged him and helped him to become a recording artist. He is currently the worship leader of The River Christian Church in Twin Falls, ID and the music director of the largest independent
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Recorded with: Michael Jackson - Stevie Wonder - Bill Wolfer - M.C. Hammer - Tramaine Hawkins - Joe Satriani - Nathan East
Nate Watts and many others.
Performed with: Stevie Wonder - Miles Davis - Sammy Davis Jr - The Nelson Riddle Orchestra - Nancy Wilson - Billy Preston - Herbie Hancock - Rick James - M.C. Hammer - Timex Social Club - Justin Timberlake - Marroon 5 - Kirk Franklin - Michael Paulo - Ray Parker Jr - Chante Moore - Shirley Ceasar - and many others.