Named Chicago’s Best Gospel Entertainer of 2019, LeNasia is a soulful inspirational singer and songwriter. Her positive energy encourages you to see the positive side of any trial or tribulation in life. There is a powerful message in her music and she wants the world to know that it is okay to be uniquely creative and different. Experience LeNasia Tyson and you will be uplifted, inspired and encouraged while finding the blessing in your situation.
In 1997, during a music workshop at Northern Illinois University, LeNasia’s matured voice and unique stage presence captivated renowned songwriter, producer and director Mr. Percy Gray. She was then, blessed to travel with the award-winning Chicago Mass Choir, to lead songs as a guest soloist.
LeNasia has since written several songs, telling the story of what God has miraculously done and continues to do in her life. Her first single entitled “Hold'N On” (produced by: Jason Tyson) inspires you to do just that. In February of 2004, she wrote and released a 15-track album entitled "A New Relationship". The albums smash hit "I Live For You" (produced by: Jason Tyson) has been played and put in rotation on many musical outlets.
In 2013, LeNasia served as Minister of Music at the Chapel within the Olive Branch Mission, on the Southside of Chicago. Within four years, she developed a strong presence as a leader and motivator at OBM. She began to teach and train anyone who wanted to sing which resulted in her forming OBM’s first adult choir, youth choir and a powerful praise team. December of 2015, Olive Branch Mission released an Album entitled “Worship & Praise Volume 1” in which LeNasia wrote five of the ten songs on the album.
Many well-known artist soon began to see the gift God has placed in her and therefore her experience enhanced by adding background versatility to her skill set. She has sang background for artists such as Yolanda Adams, Kim McFarland, Smokie Norful, Erica Campbell, Jonathan Nelson, and many others. She has shared the stage with Fred Hammond, Jonathan McReynolds and Charles Jenkins. God’s favor and blessings continued to rise in her life. In 2010, LeNasia was blessed, with the opportunity to be a guest soloist on the Victory Cathedral Worship Center Choir Album leading the song “The Greatest Name”. She began to travel with VCWC Choir to help spread the word that Jesus is “The Greatest Name”! She later made Victory her church home and now serves faithfully in the music ministry.
If you are looking for fun, unique, encouraging, uplifting, motivating anointed and invigorating music, LeNasia Tyson’s style will give you just that. She is a living witness that you can make it if you trust God and have fun while giving Him praise.
In May of 2018, LeNasia released a song entitled “Like My Daddy” (produced by Rodney East) in honor of Father’s Day. This song labeled “The Father’s Day song” will touch lives for years to come. “Like My Daddy” also introduces LeNasia’s new vocal style, creativity and vocal arrangement skills as she presents a more relaxed music atmosphere.
The anticipation is over as LeNasia's full album was released November 23, 2018 entitled “Dare To Praise Different”. This album encourages you to be yourself and to have a blast giving God praise. Some of the best producers Chicago has to offer, Jason Tyson, Rodney East and Curtis Lindsey, has done a phenomenal job producing this album. Follow her on Facebook @lenasiatysonmusic, Twitter and Instagram @lenasiatyson or visit her website at www.lenasiatyson.com for upcoming events and updates.
LeNasia gives all Glory and Honor to her Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ