The legendary singer, songwriter and actor Johnny Gil came through to the studio to hang out with Ed Lover & Monie Love! He talked about what inspired him to start singing, and what it was like for him when his career took off at such a young age. When his first album dropped, Johnny was 17 years old, and it didn’t take much longer after that for his voice to carry him to great heights!

Plus, he reveals the first thing what he bought when he knew he made it big. He also opens up about his what his father, who was a minister, felt about his career singing secular music. Click on the audio player to hear more in this exclusive interview on the Ed Lover Show.

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