Luminous aka Dean Vitale is an America singer/songwriter and producer. Dean Vitale was born 5/14 in New Haven, CT. By the age of 3 months Dean was signed with A+ Models and did many print jobs through the age of 7 and was featured in two commercials.
Dean has always had a love for music. At the age of nine he was given an MBOX2 and he started to discover his talents as a singer. With influences like Prince, James Brown, Michael Jackson, and Ryan Leslie, Dean started writing lyrics.
After a few years of playing around with Beats and Lyrics Dean got involved in a Performance Team at Jamz Studio. As he got more involved with the Performance Group and as Dean’s family and friends became privy to his talents, they encouraged Dean to entertain and perform more. His music became more important to him and the performer Dean "HB” Vitale started to evolve. At 15, Dean decided to take his music career to the next level. He signed with a management company in NYC in April 2009. Dean, along with his hype-man and 5 background dancers started performing all around NYC creating a buzz.
In 2011, After losing his grandparents (his biggest fans) 4 months apart, Dean wanted to keep the connection of his grandparents name and their spiritual guidance alive. "L&S for life" is his slogan. L= Linda Vitale and S=Stanley Vitale. Finding a word that connected and represented his grandparent's life was difficult....then the word Luminous came to him. The artist Luminous now started to evolve. Luminous started writing and producing his own music, performing all over in different states and he has been featured in a few different films one in particular "The New Edition Story.
Today Luminous writes for many artist and continues taking himself to the next level under the management of Jennifer Vitale.