Purpose driven, passionate, destined, visionary...These are just a few words that describe the life and ministry of Elzie D. Flenard III. Born in Chicago, IL and raised in Southern Illinois, Elzie found a love with music early in life. Elzie wrote his first song at the age of five after being inspired while playing with his toys in his mother's bathtub. The son of a musician, and the grandson of a gospel choir singer, he has music in his blood. He is multi-talented creative type being a singer, songwriter, producer, and entrepreneur. Elzie has been writing and performing music for most of his life and is accomplished in the fact that he has remained focused on using the gifts and talents that God has given him to encourage, inspire, motivate and challenge people in the ways of God.