Illinois-bred, urban rock/ hip hop crooner, producer and writer Deshon Bullock a.k.a. Shonlock canvasses a form of artistry which resonates into a discerning lesion in the art of translation
The former dance and choreographer for Arrest Development and R and B princes Aaliyah is a multi-instrumentalist, serving up the type of production, lyricism, and performance stamina that leaves fans yearning for more. Lock’s genius has garnered him an eclectic space in the arena of emerging spiritually-conscious artists; however the Atlanta based lyricist resume rivals that of the most veteran artists.
Shon started his career in the clubs of Chicago, during a time when hip hop soul was establishing a platform. He studied they type of artists that made good music. His evolution from a dancer to a lyricist/performer came from years of hard work with the ultimate goal of becoming the all around performer.
After his spiritual transformation and short sting with Aaliyah, Lock began to choreograph shows for some of the Christian industries most noted talent. He added the electrifying spark to shows for the Grammy nominated duo Grits, Word recording artist Nicole C Mullen and The Katinas. It was during this transition period that Lock was picked up by industry veteran Toby Mac as a touring artist and choreographer, a position he still holds today.
In 2009 Shonlock signed a major label deal with Arrow/Universal Records and began work on his highly anticipated C.D. WHERE NEVER BEGINS which released on 11.9.10. Being the first to graduate Toby’s Diverse UniverCity he has begun to spread his wings with his band The Monsta, touring around the country and walking in his destiny.