“I Got Your Back
is their powerful and poignant gift to us—a life-enhancing message we so badly need in these difficult days!” —Dr. Cornel West, New York Times
bestselling author of Democracy Matters
“When I think of Gerald and Eddie together, I had never seen anything like that in my whole life—seeing a father and son work together, seeing a son look up to his dad, and the type of success they had. The love they shared for each other, the way they talked to each other, the way they got along, and the music they made over the years is truly mind blowing.” —Reverend Run, hip-hop icon, pastor, author of Words of Wisdom
, and star of MTV’s Run’s House
About the Author
EDDIE LEVERT is one of the founding members of the pioneering 1970s soul group and 2005 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees The O’Jays. He lives in Las Vegas.
Founder of the chart-topping group LeVert, GERALD LEVERT released his first solo album in 1991, and in 1997 formed LSG with Keith Sweat and Johnny Gill. Gerald also wrote and produced songs for many musical artists, including Barry White and Patti LaBelle. Gerald Levert passed away suddenly in 2006 at age forty.
LYAH BETH LeFLORE is the coauthor of the novel Cosmopolitan Girls
, and the author of Last Night a DJ Saved My Life
. Lyah has been a television producer and entertainment executive for over a decade and has worked at Nickelodeon, Uptown Entertainment, and Alan Haymon Productions.