One of the most sought-after R&B recording artists and producers in the Central Virginia and Washington Metropolitan area, recently opening for Atlantic Records artist Tank and Mint Condition, Jerel Crockett has become an artist to watch in the music industry.
Jerel's first major production credit was his work on Motown Records artist Kenny Lattimore’s “Real Love This Christmas,” which debuted at #5 on the Billboard Gospel Songs charts in 2016 and received a Stellar Award Nomination.
In 2017, Jerel was chosen to open for Tank and immediately after Jerel began focusing on his own original music. He released his debut single entitled "No Pressure" which debuted on Radio One Richmond's #1 R&B Station 105.7 Kiss FM. Since its release, the song has been a HIT with KISS listeners and in heavy rotation. "No Pressure" has begun appearing on other premiere radio stations across the US.
In November 2018, Jerel signed with Steve Beyer Production agency and began his residency at MGM Casino and Resort, located at National Harbor. Jerel, has followed performances headlined by John Legend, Anita Baker, Anthony Hamilton, Toni Braxton, and many others.
March 2020, Jerel received an invitation to perform the National Anthem for NBA Matchup between the Los Angeles Lakers VS. the Washington Wizards.
Spring 2020, Jerel is scheduled to make a cameo appearance on the BRAVO Reality TV series "The Real Housewives Of the Potomac" as a musical guest.
To learn more about Jerel, WATCH his sit-down interview with WTVR-CBS 6