Stanley Johnson is a powerfully anointed vessel of God dedicated to empowering the lives of believers and non-believers through his music and overall ministry.Deemed singer/songwriter with a powerful message of hope, encouragement, and purpose that pierces the hearts of believers and non-believers alike. Johnson’s debut album, BEYOND ME released on August 4th, 2011 includes a variety of soul soaking music with lyrically magnetic songs; addressing a diversity of situations many face in this journey called “life.” His debut album "BEYOND ME" was the winner of the 2012 Gospel Blue Mic Achievement Award for Album of The Year.
His first single, “Hiding Place” is a song of worship, meditation, and spiritual solitude. The Black Gospel Blog explicates, "Johnson’s “Hiding Place” is a gorgeously hypnotic praise and worship song about being wrapped in Jesus’ loving majesty like a child in a father’s comforting arms. Propelled by delicate piano, the song builds in intensity from a whispery open to a pounding apex, and then cools down with a delicate coda."
A Lansing, MI native, Johnson is no novice to the industry. He started performing at a very young age, which led to his traveling the world ministering musically with the famed Dr. Mal Williams, which led to the opportunity to sing background for the legendary Rance Allen. Today, he credits much of his musical verve largely to influences by artists like Israel Houghton and Stevie Wonder.
Johnson is a loving husband and father of 2. He currently serves as Youth Director of Music and Arts at Calvary Christian Center in Greensboro, NC. He is the managing editor Brotha Online Magazine, social activist and community organizer. Stanley is a graduate with honors from Winston-Salem State University and a current student at Wake Forest University’s Masters of Divinity Program.
Johnson travels across the nation sharing the gospel and evoking a true atmosphere of worship for Christ. As a worship leader, conference and workshop facilitator he serves with compassion and unending fervor for the people of God. He has taped a performance for the infamous Bobby Jones 4th annual New Orleans show. His lionizing music video to “Hiding Place is playing on BET-Centric Networks and he continues to share his worship lifestyle with churches and believers throughout the world!