AlonzoAlonzo is a multi-talented artist. You may have first been introduced to him as part of Fatally Unique on season 6 of America’s Got Talent. A phenomenal dancer, Alonzo always had dreams of something more. Singing was his passion and so in 2013 his years of preparation led to a Craigslist ad that launched a tour across Asia.

Alonzo is a big believer that we need to rid ourselves of fear and take that first step into action. Living free of fear has led to Alonzo touring with the 4U Prince Symphony Tour, being a back up singer for Christina Aguilera, singing at some of the top nightclubs in Hollywood and much more. A singer, songwriter, dancer, choreographer and incredible performer, Alonzo is just getting started.

Episode Highlights

We start by talking about his experience with Bsquared MGMT (4:50) and go on to talk about:

  • The Prince tour and singing for Christina Aguilera (06:50)
  • The inspiration for #freeoffear (13:10)
  • His vision for a dance school and Fatally Unique (23:00)
  • The Craigslist ad that changed the trajectory of his career (26:50)
  • Challenges of touring overseas (33:30)
  • What he’d like to improve with his vocals (48:15)

Key Points

  • Pursue your dreams unapologetically
  • Believe in yourself, the people who matter will follow
  • Take your voice to the gym, even when you don’t have shows

Quotable

“We can’t be afraid to take the first step towards wherever we want to go.”
—Alonzo

“It’s not until you decide you want something that you’ll figure out how to make it happen.”
—Alonzo

“You can’t be going around doubting yourself, because people will doubt you right along with you.”
—Alonzo

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