Avant's first success came in 1998 when he made his professional debut with the independent release of his first single “Separated,” which is based on his feelings following a failed romantic relationship.
Radio stations embraced the song and the resulting buzz helped him land a deal at the now-defunct label, Magic Johnson Music.
Avant’s weight gain has even been compared to the changes in Luther Vandross’ appearance over the years.
Here are some of the tweets: Hopefully, Avant’s legacy will outshine the negativity that has come with his weight gain.
And in support of their efforts, he even invited a few on stage. But [when] I did the show, you could see it in their eyes that they were thinking about the things that were going on in their lives.
“It was time for a new beginning, a new look,” Avant remembers, referring to his decision to jump onto Capitol Records.Learn more, including about available controls: Cookies Policy.Born Myron Avant, he is an R&B singer who had a Platinum-certified debut album called My Thoughts in 2000.He is best known for the top 5 singles "Separated" and "My First Love." He was born in Cleveland, Ohio and raised with five older siblings. He’s R&B singer who won the hearts of fans everywhere with hits like “Separated,” “Read Your Mind,” and of course, the 2000 classic, “My First Love” featuring Ke Ke Wyatt. As expected, fans were thrilled about the opportunities to see Avant live, but apparently, some were taken aback when the singer hit the stage.Myron Lavell Avant, commonly known as Avant, is an American R&B singer and songwriter.