Top 20 Jazz charting vocalist “Sweet” Lu Olutosin tells the story of his life in a very personal conversational setting. In this candid interview Sweet Lu Olutosin invites you to take a look into his journey from the Gospel upbringing in Gary, Indiana to Jackson, Mississippi, to military life and many inspirational turning points along the way.
Sweet Lu was hand-picked to headline 2015’s Kennedy Center Jazz performance series in the Washington DC Jazz Festival for his unique and fresh approach to Soul Jazz. In this interview Lu shares some of his greatest lessons-learned including successes, failures, triumphs, disappointments and heartbreaks. Using photographs and video clips, Sweet Lu gives a visual representation of his story as it is being told. If you have not had the good fortune to be acquainted with Sweet Lu or his music, after watching this video you will know why this man sings Jazz, writes, and teaches with such passion and where that passion emanates from.