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What do you get when you feature a thrilling vocal mastermind, a crowd-pleaser of a triple threat, and the head-turning appeal of sweetness, sexy sassiness, and superior singing skills? A unique and extraordinary group the likes of which you have never experienced, Six Minutes ‘til Sunrise! The band mates, Tanika Keys, Ron Johnson, and Shawn Taylor, showcase remarkable resumes which prove they were made to perform.

From gracing the world-renowned Apollo stage to showcasing her talent for Grammy award winning artists, TANIKA KEYS has honed her exceptional musical abilities and acquired the intellect to not only perform, but entertain. The granddaughter of Archie Bell of Houston’s own Archie Bell and the Drells, her love affair with music was intrinsically passed down to her. It is nearly impossible not to be moved by this songstress’ spirit when she begins to share the music that so clearly lives in her soul.

RON JOHN is a uniquely talented tenor whose haunting voice leaves an indelible imprint on every note. He moves effortlessly between Jazz, R&B and Gospel with what is undoubtedly a style that is all his own.
A true entertainer, seeing him in a live show is an experience that will take you on a musical and theatrical journey. Having an impressive body of work singing behind Grammy, Dove and Stellar Award winning artists, he has proven to be as versatile as they come.

Hailing from a lineage of musical legends such as Jessie Norman, funk-man Rick James, and gospel music pioneer Lonnie Norman, SHAWN TAYLOR upholds the tradition of artistry. Performing with Grammy Award winning artists, competing in several national and local talent showcases, and traveling abroad with his college tour choir are just a few ways he has shared his incomparable gifts with the nations. Undoubtedly, he is an amazing musician whose passion will inspire others as he continues to contribute to the world of music.

As individuals, Tanika, Ron, and Shawn are impressive; as a group, Six Minutes ‘til Sunrise is magical. Each of the three members work together to create a masterpiece of a show each time they are given an opportunity to light up the stage. These passionate, amazing musicians capture their audience and persuade them to fall into their elevated world of beautiful soul music.