RAPH'TON MUSIC ENTERPRIZES
God anointed Ralph T. Lofton with the ability to play piano at the age of nine years old in his hometown of Memphis, Tennessee. From there he study and developed his musical craft where he then learned the art of the Hammond B-3 organ.
In 1984 he moved to Nashville, TN. and began serving as a musician for The Bobby Jones Gospel Show on the Black Entertainment Television Network for 12 years. Then he toured with Bebe and Cece Winans opening doors for him to make guest appearances on The Arsenio Hall Show,The Pat Sajak Show, Regis & Kathy Lee, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,and Late Night with David Letterman. He has accompanied many world-renowned artists such as Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Kirk Whalum,
Pattie Austin, the late Whitney Houston, the late Luther Vandross, BRANDY, Dionne Warwick, Little Richard, Jeniffer Holiday, Shelea'Frazier, Rick Braun, Norman Brown, The Williams Brothers, The Canton Spirituals Mississippi Mass Choir, and Jonathan Butler just to name a few.
Throughout his 46 year musical career, he has performed and recorded on over 400 albums and CD's from various genres within the music industry, more than 2000 songs affording him several Stellar, Dove and Grammy Award nominations, gold records, and numerous citations to his credit. Ralph is the President and CEO of Raph'Ton Music Enterprizes through which he has written, produced and performed six of his own independent instrumental projects, several singles and an instructional organ DVD. He is married to his partner and best friend, Ceesha. They are the proud parents of five talented children (RaShun, Deon, Aria, Brian and Shekinah)
and three grandchildren, (Jalon, Bria and Kody).
"Company and Personal Scriptual Motto", Take delight in the Lord, and HE will give you your heart's desires. Psalms 37:4 NLT.