The son of accomplished multi-instrumentalist Darnell Asmar Johnson, Lil Asmar was motivated to follow in his father’s footsteps and received a serious education on the players that would become his major influences. Lil Asmar was featured on the local news and people were starting to pay attention to the kid virtuoso. He also showed incredible stage presence, jamming with professional bands at live music venues throughout the Tri-State Area. He’s also been on Little Big Shots.