Born in Detroit, Michigan, Charles “Gator” Moore is considered to be the the most soulful male vocalist to emerge from this city since Marvin Gaye.
Gator’s experience as a seasoned entertainer began as a member of the soulful male trio called “The Transitions” spearheaded by Michael Bivins of the famed group New Edition. The Transitions was first featured on the Essence Magazine first music CD entitled “The Love Songs” and their debut Lp “Back In Da Days” was largely produced by Kay Gee of Naughty By Nature. BET premiered the groups first video of the single entitled “Ghetto Laws” where Gator (the front man of the group) unveiled his acting skills opposite Charlie Murphy (from the movie Harlem Nights & also brother to actor Eddie Murphy).
Gator vocal talents caught the attention of Hollywood film makers where Gator appeared on: John Singleton’s BABYBOY movie and soundtrack, singing his soulful sex ballad “Straight F****g, as well as Tyler Perry’s movie and soundtrack, where Gator performs the stunning retake of Sam Cooke’s “Change is Gonna Come” in “Daddy’s Little Girls.