“My mission as an artist is to put a smile on people’s faces,” Black notes. “I love making people laugh and then touching their hearts through music.”
On YouTube, Black is known worldwide for his unique backwards and upside down playing, which TIME calls “Incredible” and Ellen Degeneres called “Unbelievable!” His music videos have reached over 30 million people worldwide.
As a composer, Black reached #1 on iTunes and #2 on the Billboard New Age Charts with his album Piano Preludes, coming in right below Enya. Critics hailed Piano Preludes as "masterful...overflowing with grace, reverence, and heart." Black is also a bestselling piano arranger with Hal Leonard, the world’s largest music publisher, including his latest book, Disney Medleys for Piano Solo.
Black’s music and signed merchandise can be purchased on his website at jasonlyleblack.com, and streamed on Apple Music, Spotify, Pandora, Google Play, Amazon, and other services. Along with his national touring career, he frequently performs for corporate events and conferences nationwide. Black is based in Nashville and managed by Scott Welch and Mike Hagler.