Grammy nominated vocalist and writer Syleena Johnson is one of the greatest singers and performers of her generation. She has scored major R&B hits and been invited to collaborate with the likes of Kanye West, R. Kelly and Musiq Soulchild.
Syleena’s last album Couples Therapy dealt with love and relationships. As with all of her projects Syleena gave us a heartfelt glimpse into where she is within her own journey and her private life. The project embodied Syleena’s relentless passion for songwriting. Johnson, wrote / co-wrote all of the tracks. The album opened with the upbeat and lyrically honest song “All This Way For Love.” Leela James accompanies Syleena on the soulful 60’s throwback “Fool’s Gold”; and the incomparable Dave Hollister joins her on the moving and triumphant “Harmony.” The album production remains diverse and yet doesn’t venture too far off track. Vocally critics agree that this is one of Syleena’s strongest overall projects in years. Chapter 6: Couples Therapy has been made into a film that stars Johnson and the other collaborators from the album. the film was featured on BET Networks ezclisively.
Syleena Johnson is also a popular television personality. She’s one of the original cast members on the TV One hit reality series R&B Divas Atlanta for 3 Seasons. Syleena also appeared with her sisters on OWN’s Iyanla: Fix My Life. In 2015 Syleena and her husband, Kiwane Garris (former professional basketball player), appeared on WE TV’s, Marriage Boot Camp Reality Stars.
Syleena’s passion for health, fitness, and nutrition movement/website called SheLean.com this has also led her to develop a fitness DVD called Mommy’s Got Soul. Syleena is also a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, INC and plans to work on many charitable projects throughout the year.