John Forté is a
Grammy-nominated American recording artist, composer, music producer, educator,
and activist. He achieved fame while writing, producing, and performing with
the renowned hip-hop group The Fugees during the 1990s. Forté has released four
solo albums, including his most recent, “Water Light Sound,” released in 2011.
He has collaborated with numerous musicians within a broad range of genres,
spanning from hip-hop to indie folk to classical music. Forté is the chief
executive officer of Le Castle, a company he founded in 2011 to manage his
projects in music, film, and other creative fields.