L.V., born Larry Sanders, is an immensely talented American R&B singer who rose to prominence with his soulful contribution to the hit single “Gangsta’s Paradise” in 1995. Born in Los Angeles, California, L.V.’s passion for music was ignited at a young age, as he honed his vocal prowess in various choirs and local musical groups. He made a name for himself in the industry with his unique voice and exceptional musical versatility.
L.V.’s career skyrocketed with the release of “Gangsta’s Paradise,” a collaboration with acclaimed rapper Coolio. This groundbreaking track, which masterfully blended rap and soul, captured the attention of audiences worldwide, propelling both artists to new heights of success. The song’s powerful message and unforgettable melody earned numerous accolades, including a Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance.