Abstract Truth lives on the edge of classification, weaving jazz with soul, R&B and Latin rhythms, rock, gospel, blues, and funk. This musical foundation is the subtle masterful interplay of (Bassist and founding member), G. Lawrence, (Drummer) Zackuri Durham, (Saxophonist) Roy Richardson JR, (Keyboardist) Vince Stith and (Vocalist) Valarie Ford. Abstract Truth manages to create a sound that is at once fresh and familiar. The Band has performed with or recorded for international artist such as Kem, War, George Clinton, Mel’isa Morgan, Roy Ayers, The Ohio Players, Kindred The Family Soul, Angela Bofil, Spur of the Moment, The Temptations, Billy Paul, The Stylistics and Al Green just to name a few. Their latest CD pays tribute to the incredible music of Rick James and Teena Marie. The CD entitled "Fire and Desire” a tribute to The Songbook of Rick James and Teena Marie Volume I is available at all music outlets.