Bishop Leonard Scott
One person fits the mold of dentist, musician, Pastor, entrepreneur and community advocate, and that is Dr. Leonard S. Scott. Dr. Scott is the founder and CEO of the nation’s oldest black-owned and operated gospel recording company, Tyscot Music & Entertainment, which has been home to superstar recording artists John P. Kee & New Life Community Choir, Deitrick & Damita Haddon, Dr. Bobby Jones, the Anointed Pace Sisters, Bishop Noel Jones & City of Refuge and currently the legendary The Rance Allen Group, Anthony Brown & group therAPy, Casey J, and Lonnie Hunter, just to name a few.
Dr. Scott, as a pillar in the gospel music community, recieved, in 2017, the Stellar Honors Hall of Fame Award and the Gospel Music Association Legacy Award. In addidtion to his music ministry, Dr. Scott has successfully served his community as a dentist at Scott Dentistry in Indianapolis, Indiana for over 40 years. He currently pastors the Rock Community Church in Indianapolis, Indiana and has traveled throughout the United States and overseas proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Dr. Scott’s talents are far reaching. Along with his business ventures and ministry endeavors, he has honed his skills as a musician and writer, recording several albums and writing three books. Soaring with Eagles and Be Lifted Up were published by Evergreen Books and Black Card Books published his third book, The Ultimate Boost from Within: 31 Days to Health, Wealth, Wholeness and Happiness, in 2017. His 2010 release, “Dr. Leonard Scott Presents My Worship Experience,” is a powerful praise and worship project that directly correlates with his two books, Soaring with Eagles and Be Lifted Up. Dr. Scott is a staff writer for the Christian Outlook Magazine and host for the radio talk show “Medically Speaking,” sponsored by the Marion County Public Health Department.
This husband and father of seven gives all credit for his success to the Lord. His ministry is one of encouragement, instruction, salvation, enlightenment, deliverance, worship and praise. His testimony is that nothing is impossible to those who believe and that nothing is too hard for God. Dr. Leonard S. Scott’s latest single “Working in My Favor” is from his new project Jesus Music Legacy, and features musical guests Fred Hammond, Shirley Murdock, Rance Allen and Tiff Joy.