JUST JANE MASTER FULL
Written by: Laura Torno, Earl Torno, Kurt Hagan
Lead Vocals: Carlos Morgan
Singing styles Favourite genres
Influences: Michael Jackson, Prince, Stevie Wonder, Earth Wind & Fire, Donny Hathaway, Luther Vandross, Charlie Wilson, Kim Burrell, J. Moss, Marvin Gaye, Barry White, Teddy Pendergrass
Carlos Morgan, a talented singer, songwriter, musician and producer is poised to break on a global level. "Feelin' Alright", Morgan's debut album, showcased the diversity of Morgan's sultry singing stlye with seductive ballads like "Let Me Love Again" and "Forever For You" to the upbeat R&B tracks "Give It To You" and "Baby C'Mon".
Originally recorded as an independent release for DTone Records, it quickly became one of Canada's hottest selling indie albums of 1996/97, topping the charts at number three on The Record's independent charts after only two weeks of release. "Whatcha Got" co-written and co- produced by Morgan and Chris Rouse went Top 40 in Canada. It's inclusion on the top 50 Canadian CHR songs and MuchMusic Video Award nomination, paved the way for his re-introduction as a self produced artist.
Morgan was honored at The Juno Awards F/ Best R&B/Soul Recording "Feelin' Alright", Best R&B/Soul Video F/ "Give It To You" at the MuchMusic Video Awards, Canadian Urban Music Award F/ Best Vocalist and Best R&B Video F/ "Give It To You". Morgan was the 2nd ever recipient of the SOCAN Urban Music Awards;awarded for both his talent and pioneering efforts to bring notoriety to the many gifted urban music artists in Canada. Morgan was also awarded Best New Comer and Best Songwriter at the Caribbean Cultural Committee Awards. Morgan also won first place in the 2013 John Lennon "Gots 2 Luv U" Songwriting Competition.
Morgan had the repeated distinction to be included into the Canadian Who's Who; Canada'a oldest and complete who's who publication. "Those included are not only selected based on merit alone, but selected on the contribution they have made to life in Canada". Elizabeth Lumley: Editor.
For Morgan, the stage has always been where he comes alive and feels most at home. “If you’ve never seen this guy live, you have to check him out, he tears it up!” - Tony Young, MuchMusic
Morgan recently released his sophomore CD, "The Compilation" on his own label, Solroc Music. The album features new songs which include "Just Jane", "Sweet As You Are", "Forever For You" (Soul Mix) and "Something 'Bout You". The album is available for sale on ITunes
I am an accomplished vocalist and performer. My vocal range consists of Alto (Falsetto), Tenor, Baritone and Bass. Regarding instruments, I play guitar. I've been playing for 10 years and I've been playing drums for 15 years.