Why We Are Here: Brian McKnight Jr.
February 8, 2013
Hosted by Sharon Rose Washington
You may know him as the son of R&B singer Brian McKnight, but McKnight Jr. is much more than his name. Real deal - “real” talent, Brian McKnight Jr. has an amazing voice with perfect pitch that makes the girls swoon. He is a songwriter and producer who has mastered the piano, drums and guitar. Our Visionary Host, Sharon Rose Washington was honored with the usage of his “Futuristic Music” as the theme song for “Why We Are Here”. The song "Luna" written and sung by Brian McKnight Jr.is about the magical moon. It’s lyrical loveliness and illuminating mystic lends a feeling of wonder and excitement as the show’s Intro. The intrinsic voice and notable writing style of young Brian McKnight Jr. stands on its own. His luminary celebrity stems from hard work, determination, raw talent and a DNA rich ancestry. Brian McKnight Jr. affectionately known by some as “Archie” expresses his music with a modern-sexy yet edgy sound that captures the music industry and the souls of fans worldwide!
Why We Are Here
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Join visionary host Sharon Rose Washington to explore the answer to the big question of “Why We Are Here” through interviews with movie, music, and entertainment industry artists and celebrities, business thought leaders, changemakers, bestselling authors, and many more. Each week, Sharon’s guests share from their palettes of self-discovery, self-expression, breakdowns, breakthroughs, and ‘a-ha’ moments of illumination to find their higher purpose, passion, and ‘calling’ that drove them to extraordinary achievements and changed the course of their lives. These luminaries’ spirited stories of healing, bravery, hope and faith will sharpen your awareness, touch your soul, and inspire you to see your life differently; their courage, compassion, wisdom and grace will connect you to your own power to live the conscious heart centered awakened life that is calling you.
Sharon Rose Washington
Sharon Rose Washington is a visionary author, entertainment industry producer, motivational speaker, empowerment coach, and energy healer. Born in Los Angeles, she was raised in the Pennsylvania Mountains by mother Thelma Rose and Native Cherokee grandmother, Katie Weaver.
At age 17, Sharon Rose enrolled at UCLA and Columbia School of Broadcasting. While in school, she landed her first job as production assistant to the popular Rick Dees and his morning show on KIIS-FM. Sharon Rose later went on to carve a career in television behind the scenes and in front of the camera at Fox, CBS, and KCAL Channel 9 before spending seven and a half years at the William Morris Agency (now WME). As a record breaking two-time “Jet” magazine centerfold and boxing "Ringside girl", Sharon Rose has modeled and is a member of AFTRA as a voiceover professional for almost 20 years.
Currently, she is an Empowerment Coach/Energy Healer and Motivational Speaker and has authored spiritual self- help books, “How to Walk the Earth as a Goddess” and “Pick a Positive Prayer” that have been endorsed by Rev. Dr. Michael Beckwith and Gloria Steinem. She is currently working on her third book entitled, “As Violet Rose” and is a freelance writer for several magazines. Sharon has also been a writer on “All That”, a Nickelodeon TV series, and wrote and produced a highly successful DVD series on healing and empowerment for women, “Woman Heal Thyself” which sold over six thousand copies.