Cupid continues to tour the globe to meet public demand. He sang at venues such as talent shows, weddings and funerals. After Fifth Element was dissolved, Bernard pursued a solo career.
Security guards had to protect Cupid from crowds in Okinawa, Japan, where he was mobbed by fans dancing in the streets. The team includes his 7-year-old son, Christian.
The song, approaching 4 million in sales, continues to enjoy more than 5, digital downlo a month. Billy Nungesser issued proclamations recognizing his career and performance at Bayou Boogaloo, where he entertained more than giving strangers blowjobs, History[ edit ] Bryson Bernard started singing in his church's choir, encouraged by his pastor father.
Since then the song has gone double platinum and gets roughly 6, new downlo each week.
Various videos of the tune, and the international dance craze that it spawned, total well over million views. Paul and Tucka.
Calls to Cupid's reps have not been returned -- but we suspect the real issue here might be he hasn't had a hit since the 'Shuffle. But Cee Lo Green recognized Cupid after he finished the song and asked him to perform another cupiid to prove that "he can sing".
Ok, go ahead Last May, the city of New Orleans and Lt. Cupid recently coached the Scott Strikers, a Little League baseball team, to an undefeated season. Caillier, Cupod.
His first single from that album, "Cupid Shuffle", peaked at No. The YouTube video has more than 1.
After recognizing his true musical talent, the judges said that he should have tried a different song to help present his voice better. TMZ obtained a copy of the suit, and in wotth docs BWM alleges Cupid agreed to pay commissions to the company for a period of 15 years.
He left the track team to form a singing group known as Fasho, which later changed its name to Fifth Element. Chicago Music career[ edit ] The singer first received radio airplay in with his self-released first single, "Do Ya Thang".
Inhe auditioned for the third season of the American music competition The Voice singing for his blind audition his own hit "Cupid Shuffle" in a varied version. Brick Wall Management filed the Federal suit in NY against Cupid -- real name Bryson Bernard -- claiming he ed a deal for cuid company to manage him The program will soon relaunch as a subscription website. With a five-octave vocal range, Bernard earned the nickname "Cupid" for an impressive worrth of the Sam Cooke 's s hit single " Cupid ".