AL CHAUNCY was Born and Raised in Raleigh, NC where "The Son of Soul" started his music career.
Being the son of Jazz/Gospel pianist Gerald "Jerry" Williams of Brooklyn NY, Al Chauncy got a taste of the music business while traveling with his father. Being around Gospel music and hip hop is what morph this dynamic Soul singer today. As a kid Al Chauncy sung in the The Gospel Music Workshop of America and also joined super Rap group Bloodline in his teenage years. He moved to Atlanta in 2009 in search of making it big in the new mecca of hip hop, but fate and destiny led him to his mentor Chris "Traxx" Rogers. Under Rogers tutelage and artist development; Al Chauncy converted from hip hop to an R&B/Soul singer. Al Chauncy is a trained theatre actor, comedian, and the band leader of the soul band "The Al Chauncy Show". His music style is a mixture of James Brown, Ray Charles, The Isley Brothers, and Al Green in today's modern music, coining the genre "Knock and Soul" because of the HipHop elements in the music; which combines smooth and gritty soul singing. Al Chauncy's first Album Late For Church is available on all digital platforms. His moniker is The Son of Soul and he wants the world to know that " American Soul music is Alive"