|Naam||Ryan Christopher Shaw|
|Genres||jazz, rock, soul|
A native of Atlanta, Ryan Shaw made his New York debut in Tyler Perry's play I Know I've Been Changed. Mr. Shaw further made a name for himself doing Motown covers, joining the group Fabulous Soul Shakers. His first album, This is Ryan Shaw, for Columbia, earned him a 2008 Grammy nomination for "I Am Your Man." He opened for Van Halen's 2007-2008 North American tour. In 2011 Mr. Shaw received another Grammy nomination for "In Between," and he has just received his third for "Yesterday" on his new CD, Real Love on Dynotone Records. He is currently playing Stevie Wonder on Broadway in Motown: The Musical; the cast album has also received a Grammy nomination.