Mister Cato is a name of the millennium that you will soon become familiar with. Born into this world as Lavon Cato, he has become an animated inspiration for our youth and an enticing revelation for our mature audience, his passionate voice surpasses the realms of music. His specialty is providing a message with intensity of an intimate vision as well as bringing into reality the purpose of his music…
To obtain a creative avenue in which to pamper the needs, desires and wishes of all his fan’s inner most feelings through his music.
His experiences range from starring in an opera “Amahl & the Night Visitors, to being a first place winner in local Amateur Night at the Apollo. He has travel and been featured with a host a Gospel choirs throughout the Midwest, including national recording artist, Keith Dobbins and the Resurrection Mass Choir. He is also one of four founding members of the Midwest gospel group “Ordained”. His talents are authenticated through his achievements as owner/founder of
CatoStrophic NoiZe. Mister Cato has worked in production with a host of artist in the Midwest & Southeast, in Gospel, R&B & Hip-Hop. He is a well established vocalist, writer, arranger, vocal coach and last but musically not least, an outstanding young producer.
Mister Cato's motivation and artistic abilities are attributed to Kenny”Baby Face” Edmonds, Fred Hammond, Commissioned, Jeffrey Osborne, Donny Hathaway, Marvin Gaye, and older sibling Valerie Simpson, of superstar duo Ashford & Simpson. His producing vitality was encouraged through the masteries of Quincy Jones, Teddy Riley, Jam & Lewis, LA & Face and PAJAM
This Ohioan has a diversified style coupled with an unparalleled voice and talents exceeding others in his field. This vocalist brings forth a new challenge to the “Industry” in a breath of fresh uncharted lyrics, banging beats and an artistic composition that truly makes an impact. CatoStrophic NoiZe proudly presents Mister Cato, the artist, producer and the man.
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