Leela James is a powerhouse singer-songwriter with a mission to bring the soul back into R&B music. In this episode, Leela opens up about her long journey to the top, the challenges along the way, and her joy juggling motherhood and music today.
The six-time NAACP Image Award-winning series UNSUNG continues with equally unforgettable stories from a wide array of artists including Hezekiah Walker, Keith Washington, Mystikal, Syleena Johnson, Bobby V, Lyfe Jennings, and The Jones Girls. UNSUNG, one of the network’s longest-running series, highlights the careers and explores the personal lives of some of the most talented, versatile, and influential black vocal artists.
UNSUNG is narrated by actor Gary Anthony Williams and is Executive Produced by Arthur Smith and Frank Sinton of A. Smith & Co. Productions. Mark Rowland also serves as Executive Producer. For TV One, Jason Ryan is Executive in Charge of Production; Donyell Kennedy-McCullough is Senior Director of Talent & Casting, and Robyn Arrington Greene is Head of Original Programming and Production.