Camden Native and Temple University graduate, Christopher Michael Stevens has had a lifetime’s worth of career experiences that began when he was just a teenager. In his early days he traveled the world with Sony Music recording artist, Tye Tribbett and G.A. as a member of the band Soundcheck. He has since gone on to work with an array of award winning artists across several genres. Some highlights include performing with The Roots for star studded performances that featured Ms. Lauryn Hill, Darryl Hall, Michael McDonald, Eddie Levert, Earth Wind and Fire and more.
Christopher is an accomplished performer and arranger. He has credits on several dozen recordings including Diana Ross’ upcoming album, “Thank You”. As a touring musician, Christopher has been around the world with artists such as Eric Roberson and John Legend. While those experiences are very rewarding, Christopher is a bandleader at heart. He founded two bands of his own, Vertical Current in 2009 and The Chris Stevens Quartet (CSQ) in 2015. They have a number of recordings available and new material in the works.
Lastly, his work in the world of film and television is expanding. He is finally realizing a childhood dream of composing music for as well as acting on the big screen. He made his acting debut in the 2016 film La La Land. He also scored the 2020 film Love You Right (available on Amazon Prime), and he can be heard as a featured soloist on the 2021 film Really Love (on Netflix). There’s no telling what comes next, but if the past is any indication of God’s plan then you can expect something wonderful when you see or hear the name Christopher Michael Stevens.