Clay Sears. American Deluxe
COO, Musical Director, Guitar, Keyboards
Clay Sears is an accomplished guitarist, producer, programmer and engineer, having performed and recorded with some of the biggest names in the music industry. From his early days with Boyz II Men to his work with Rihanna, John Mayer, Britney Spears, Melissa Etheridge, Nicki Minaj, Demi Lovato, Common, Lauryn Hill, Joe Jonas and Jill Scott, he has continued to expand his network of top artists. He toured for 3 years with Pharrell Willams andN.E.R.D. and then in 2010, signed on with pop diva Janet Jackson's Number 1's World Tour which spanned the globe over 14 months. Currently, Clay is the guitarist for Jay-Z, performing with the mega-star at his 'Made In America Festival' in Philadelphia, the 8 sold out show extravaganza marking the opening of Brooklyn's Barclay's Center and a double bill with Coldplay on New Year's Eve 2012. He recently finished Jay Z’s Magna Carter World Tour featuring Timbaland and performed at the Global Citizens Concert in Central Park with Beyoncemaking a surprise appearance.
"I just love music of every type and I feel incredibly lucky to have made my way in the world this far by my wits and 6 strings."
Law Rocks is September 15, 2015 at Union Transfer!