Leon Bridges is an American gospel/soul vocalist, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and artist. Born on 13 July 1989 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. He hails from Fort Worth, Texas and rose to fame with his debut album "Coming Home" (2015), which featured the hit song "Smooth Sailin'". The album was nominated for Best R&B Album at the 58th Annual Grammy Awards (2016). Leon went on to release two more albums, including his second album "Good Thing" (2018) which won him a Grammy for Best Traditional R&B Performance with the track "Bet Ain't Worth the Hand" at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards (2019).