Andre Jones was born December 3, 1979 in Clearwater, Florida. He was raised in a musical family at The Christ Church of Universal Love, where his Grandfather, Bishop James E. Byrd, is Pastor. He is the youngest of four: one brother and two sisters.
Andre attended Pinellas County Schools and was active in athletics throughout. At East Lake High School, Andre was a great talent on the Football team until he graduated in 1998.
Andre has been employed by the City of Largo for the past 20 years. As a Recreation Leader, he daily touches the lives of the youth. His summer camp is a joy to the pre-teen and teenagers. His City of Largo After School program offers after-school educational, inspirational and relational motivation to all who attend. Andre has been the Coordinator of the former Largo Teen Idol, an American Idol styled talent competition for the past six years. There are The Voice and American Idol contestants and others that have launched music careers as a result of the Largo Teen Idol and Andre’s encouragement and support.
Additionally, Andre is involved in the community. He is active in a number of volunteer capacities and is always willing to lend a helping hand wherever needed. He is a DJ as well! DJ Dre rocks the crowd and motivates his audience to have a good time.
Andre Jones is a Gospel Recording Artist, Composer and Musician. He, willingly, shares his gifts with others and serves as a keyboardist for a number of choirs/groups. His gift has allowed him to be a part of many events and perform with various world renown Gospel Artists. To him, ministry is a very important part of his life. He is a humble servant, ready to fulfill his purpose in life.