Levi Seacer

Wilson Brooks

When the Revolution was disbanded, Prince asked Shelia E. and Levi to join his new band, The New Power Generation. During Levi’s seven year stay, Prince noticed many other talents in Seacer and quickly utilized them. Levi’s first post as Band Leader and Musical Director led him to become Staff Producer for Paisley Park Records and finally President of NPG Records. During his term as President, Seacer and the NPG staff marketed, manufactured, and distributed “The Most Beautiful Girl In The World” which has become one of Prince’s biggest selling records to date. Also,¬† 1-800-New-Funk¬†, an album featuring various NPG artists had great international success. Independently, Levi has also worked as a producer, songwriter, session musician and music supervisor for such great artists as, The Sounds of Blackness, The Time, Shelia E., Johnny Lang, Tevin Campbell, George Clinton, Barry White, Carmen Electra, The Pointer Sisters, Gerald Alston, Monie, Mavis Staples, Nona Gaye, Elisa Fiorillo, Ingrid Chavez, Martika and many others. In addition to producing tracks for The Ric Alexander Band, he has produced the artist Christopher Lawrence who is a very talented songwriter and musician out of Minnesota. You can check him out on myspace.com/christopherlawrenceband. Levi has received two grammy nominations for his contributions to Prince and the three time grammy award winning Sounds of Blackness. Levi was also voted as one of the 1000 greatest guitarists in the world.

Levi Seacer
Levi Seacer with Prince

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