Marcus has collaborated with artists such as Mobb Deep and Raekwon of the Wu-Tang Clan. He has remixed acts including Mary J. Blige, Tink, Lil Wayne, Tyga, Good Morning America, Dungeon Family, 9th. Wonder, Duck Down Records, Rhapsody, Sky-Zoo, Dwele, Blu, Eric Roberson, Phonte, and has appeared in movies and t.v. commercials.
For Eric Darius there are no limitations when it comes to breaking new ground. Internationally known as an elite Jazz/R&B Saxophonist, Songwriter, Producer, and Performer, Darius recently dropped, “Dare 2 Dream,” the second single from his forthcoming album, Breakin’ Thru, slated for release this summer (2018).
With six highly-acclaimed albums to his discography, Darius continues to rack up some impressive statistics: Three No. 1 Hit Singles; Eight Top 10 Radio Hits on Nielsen’s R&R/Billboard Contemporary Jazz Chart; 2004’s Debut Artist of the Year by Smooth Jazz News Magazine; named 2015’s SESAC Top 10 Jazz Artist of the Year; 2017’s Best Jazz, Saxophonist, Composer, Producer & Musician of the Year Award at the 1st Annual Citril Starz Awards; with many more milestones and honors to come.
Po'folk North carolina mc, he is a real OG from Charlotte southside homes. Po'Folk is a lyrical master mind and puts his life in his music so if you want to get to know him just listen to his tracks
The Xenia Group was formed in 2017 under the direction of its founder Edward Rhodes. Originally our intent was to provide backgrounds vocals for various artist who were looking for a cohesive bland of singers who possessed a blend of harmony that was close to perfection. The chore members of the group were former members of The Showers of Blessings Choir which was the recording choir of the Cathedral of Faith Church of God in Christ under the direction of Dr. Maurice Culpepper. They were also featured as background vocalist for Vanessa Bell Armstrong, LaShun Pace, Byron Cage, and Daryl Coley. After making several appearances in Bermuda, Madrid and Barcelona they decided to continue bringing their talents together to complete a debut effort in late 2018. The project features songs written and produced by their leader Edward Rhodes, who is known for his production and writing credits with The Anointed Pace Sisters, The Georgia Mass Choir and The Ingram Gospel Singers of South Florida. Edward is an ordained minster and currently serves as The Minister of Music at The Zion Hill Baptist Church in Newnan, Ga.
Tony White is a multi instrumentalist who plays, Saxophones, Flutes, Clarinets, Piano, Bass, Guitar and a bit of Trombone too. You may not know his name yet but you may have heard his playing and or his original music as he has had the honor of playing with some of the top names in the music business and his original music can be heard in films and on television & online sources all over the world.
Howard Hewett is one of the most gifted vocalists in the Post-Marvin Gaye era of pop R&B.
He started singing as a child, fronting his older sisters in The Hewett Singers. The group toured the gospel circuit. As a teen, Hewett sharpened his crooner skills in a funk band called Lyfe. In 1976, Hewett moved to Los Angeles and formed a group put together by the owners of the historic Maverick’s Flat, called Beverly Hills.
Hewett got his mainstream break as the male vocal lead in Shalamar, a centerpiece of Dick Griffey’s SOLAR (Sound of Los Angeles Records) label. His tenor voice mixed beautifully with the bright vocals of Jody Watley, the dancing skills of Jeffery Daniels and the writing and production of Leon Sylvers III. The group gave the world feel-good dance favorites The Second Time Around and A Night to Remember, the baby-making classic For the Lover in You, as well as a number of beautiful B-side ballads like You Can Count On Me and Somewhere There’s a Love. When Watley and Daniels left the group in 1983, Hewett continued to lead Mickey Free and Delisa Davis in the reconstituted Shalamar. This version of the group was best known for soundtrack contributions on Footloose and Beverly Hills Cop with Dancing in the Sheets and the Grammy-winning Don’t Get Stopped in Beverly Hills, respectively.
Lady Zhe is a product of the Long Beach Unified School District, and an alumnus of Long Beach Polytechnic High School. She is the proud mother two children. She is also a member of Christ New Commandment Baptist Church where Theodis Scott Jr. is the Pastor. She earned two Bachelors of Science degrees. One in Music and one in Management Science with an emphasis in Information Technology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She earned her Master’s in Public Policy from the University of Michigan Ann Arbor.
Lady Zhe has performed nationally in a variety of venues. In 2005 she had the opportunity to study with Karen Briggs and in 2010 she studied with Regina Carter. She has recorded with Detroit Music Award Winning Artist Paul Miles and has opened for Motown Legend Martha Reeves of the Vandellas. Lady Zhe Has performed in a number of Venues from classical, Jazz and gospel. She is a three-time Detroit Music Award Nominee.
Sally's music has the power to take us on a soulful, fun & romantic adventure.
As a Singer and a Songwriter/Composer & very talented producer she loves to harness that power with her multi genre repertoire which captures and thrills a broad audience of music lovers and passionate musicians alike and transports them into her own unique magical musical world.
Monty Seward is a former staff writer for legendary producer/musician Quincy Jones and EMI/SBK, Emmy-nominated writer for the daytime soap, “Passions” and recipient of the 2002 Temecula Film Festival Career Achievement Award. He has worked and/ or performing with such notables as Kelly Clarkson, Tyrese Gibson, Howard Hewett, James Ingram, Diana Ross, Michael Bolton, Kashif, Randy Travis, The Jacksons, Oliver Stone's Savior, Robert Townsend's Parenthood, Martin Lawrence, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and Land Before Time. His career also includes working with Sony Music, Motown, MCA, Atlantic Records, Capital Records, Warner Bros, MTV films, NBC and ABC.
Nokuthula Fundama was born in Kwa Thema (Springs). She is a Vocalist and a Song Writer. When she was fourteen she joined a youth organisation called Heavenly Youth Christian Movement where her interest in writing songs grew stronger. She started performing her songs in 1990 within the organisation as they traveled around Gauteng , Free State and Limpopo. She continued to sing at church in the worship team and choir. In 2012 she joined Music Academy of Gauteng study Music Theory to sharpen her music skill. In March 2014 she started with her music project to record her debut album where she worked alongside Sabelo Mtshali as a producer and her debut album called Ngizoqina was released in January 2015.
Jay Cubed - Artist Profile (Short) Jay Cubed is a Hip Hop artist born in Mafikeng, South africa. With street mixtapes dating back to 2007 in Mafikeng, he has been making music for a long time. He has collaborated with the likes Bra Sol of Big Fkn Gun, Dejot (Swiss producer) and performed at Primavera in Spain, MIDEM in France, Phat Thursdays, WITS O-Week and Maftown Meets Pitori. His experience as an award-winning copywriter in the advertising industry allows him to bring his creativity to the lyrics, visuals and alternative sound of his music. Jay Cubed also shoots and direct music videos, making him an artist ready to take his career to the next level.
Mbijana is a poet, musician, songwriter and guitarist. Mbijana’s artistic abilities started emerging as young as he was 11 years old. This was when he was featured in a school play to play a poets character. Since that time Mbijana was always involved in musical theatre groups till 2007. In 2004 Mbijana had met a musical companion by the name of King, together they formed in a group called King and Mbijana. This group has appeared in a lot of scenes hosted in Durban.
JULIA Aphane is a self-taught, motivated and hugely gifted woman from Limpopo, whose talents are the talk of the town.
She is a manager in the premier's office and is responsible for women's issues. She also finds time to write, a passion which she developed whilewhen growing up in the province.
The 46-year-old mother of three children is the author of 10 books in Sepedi. These include a play, an anthology of poetry, a novel, short stories and folk tales.
The hardworking Aphane is also a songwriter and a motivational speaker.