Mr. Flamboyant is an artist of many talents. He is an entertainer with music in his DNA. Coming from a family of musical legends, Gladys Knight and William Guest of the Pips, his talent and passion for music and entertainment make it clear that the “music gene” is strong in its biological roots.
Mr. Flamboyant was born Phalando Jibouri Lawson in Atlanta, GA. Raised by a single mother, residing mainly in the south of Atlanta (East Point, College Park and Riverdale), from a young age he learned to work hard and bustle to help make ends meet. As he grew up in a young man, who had a mouth to feed and the people who depended on him, he always remained on his routine of caring for his loved ones, determined to be a hit.
While working on various 9-5s and was a devoted father, Mr. Flamboyant managed to produce 4 of his albums, with his single “I Made Her” with Benny Jones who recently reached 10th place in the Euro Indie Music charts. . He toured with many artists including Goodie Mob Outcast, 8Ball and MJG, Pastor Troy, Trick Daddy and the late Shawty Lo.
He performed with Gladys Knight and the Pips’ uncle William Guest and appeared in music videos from other major artists, such as Ne-Yo’s “The Way You Move” with Trey Songz and T-Pain.
In addition, Mr. Flamboyant has appeared in major films. Most recently, it appears in Oprah Winfrey’s most recent film “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”, which airs on HBO. He also starred in other major films, such as Disney’s “Change Up” and “The Strange Life of Timothy Green”, as well as in “Stomp the Yard” with Ne-Yo and Chris Brown. You can also take it in episodes of Tyler Perry from “Meet the Browns”, from BET “Second Wayans Generation”, USA Network “Roughness needed”.
Currently, Flamboyant is host of Mbodyment Radio on WIGO 1570 AM, winner of the Stellar 2017 award for the main market radio station of the year. Mbodyment Radio airs every Monday-Friday from 18:00 to 19:00 and features indie artists and small businesses in Georgia serving their local community. While Mr. Flamboyant is a busy man, he is working on the release of a new album and ready to return with a revenge!