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Jacques Johnson – Photo Courtesy of Jacques Johnson website

Suburban Atlanta artist Jacques Johnson inks a new deal with RBC records and speaks out on getting back to real music. Johnson is ready to tread over some of the garbage heard on media outlets coast to coast and Johnson is setting a new standard mixed with some of the legendary sounds we love. Many who are familiar with Jacques music considers him to be the old Kayne. Jacques Johnson is a talented suburban whiz kid who mixes new sounds with legendary experiences.

People and new fans think this mysterious guy from the burbs’ is new to the music scene, but actually Jacques Johnson (pronounced Jhock) has been doing this for quite some time.  His outreach in music is not the only thing keeping him busy as he gained national attention with his own reality television series, Who is Jacques Johnson that aired on CBS, WPCH & Peachtree TV, last fall and is now going national.  Also serving as Executive Producer of his television series, Jacques still has not lost himself in the world of reality tv, but continues to thrive as an artist. Opening up for artists like Tech N9ne, T.I., Project Pat, and many more.  Many would say his work reminisces sounds of Kendrick, Prince, J. Cole, and even Cold Play.  Never to disappoint, he serves the crowd his best every time and leaves each fan with a new wave.

Jacques is a private soul and true artist that keeps making great music.  This young businessman and his young rich team alongside, keep him grounded despite the rumored dating of Jacques with older women and the mishaps that prowlers seek from his private life.  All things considered, explains why people are still trying to find out “Who is Jacques Johnson?”

To follow his money hustle as an independent artist, follow him on Spotify, Soundcloud, and all social media @jacquesmyworld with the hashtags #jacquesjohnson #wijj #whoisjacquesjohnson

Download Jacques Johnson’s newest release “Sprinter,” produced by J Bomp and is available everywhere July 20, 2018.

Facebook @KelvinMusicLLC – Photo Credit Chris Woods
Twitter @KelvinMusicLLC
Instagram @KelvinMusicLLC
Website @ KelvinFrazier.com

Savannah, GA native songwriter and singer who goes by the name, Kelvin Frazier, Ph.D is definitely not your typical artist in the music business. After graduating from Savannah State University with a double major in Music and Science it’s not surprising that Kelvin went on to M.I.T (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and graduated earning his Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry. What is surprising is the incredible way Frazier is able to balance his music career and release an amazing EP titled “Conquer All” which peaked at the 25th position on the Billboard Adult R&B Songs Chart received FM Broadcast and Satellite Radio airplay across 29 stations nationally. READ MORE

Kourtni Meyers

Jagged Edge has been making headline news performing and singing their hearts out lately. They have been up and down the highways sounding better than ever. But when they are not on the road they’ve been in the studio developing their new female rap artist Kourtni Myers. Word on the curb they’ve been producing some rap music bangers with and for the female rap artist who definitely is not new to the game. Moving to Atlanta from Ft Myers, Florida on a mission to kill the female rap game with her vicious lyrics. Check out the exclusive interview Myers did at a recent press conference in Atlanta READ MORE

Trevon Marcel “Poppin” featuring T Rell

Trevon Marcel presents new single “Poppin” featuring T Rell

 Trevon Marcel and T Rell team up for “Poppin” produced by Cash Money AP

Listen to the single above:

Download “Poppin” Now

SOCIAL MEDIA:

Twitter: @trevonmarcelsoa
Instagram: @trevonmarcelsoa

Soundcloud:https://soundcloud.com/revonarcelusik

Sip & Read 9/22 5-7pm

Please join Attorney/Author Tiffany Simmons for her special Sip & Read from the 1st series of Trap Novels “The Plug’s Lawyer,” and you will be in for a treat! Joining her will be Model/Author Karras Jordan reading excepts from his two books “Mind of a Maniac” and “My Beautiful Ugly Life” Reloaded.

From 5-7pm at Tees & Quotes located 244 Peters Street you can sip on courtesy cocktails from Courvoisier and listen to these two beautiful minds and hear how they actually got their books published. If you have ever wanted to publish a book and didn’t know how to go about getting started I’m sure these two can give you some helpful tips.

Tiffany Simmons is an accomplished attorney who just completed her 4th novel “The Plug’s Lawyer.” She has won every case that’s gone to trial. Simmons is from Michigan and she is a real stand up type of girl/young lady. Come out to meet her and see for yourself.

Karras Jordan has been seen in music videos, and is a three time Cover Model for Zane’s Chronicles books. He is also an aspiring artist and actor. Find out the motivation behind his book titles as well. We hope to see you tomorrow for a couple of hours. Kick of the weekend the right way by Sipping and Reading with us at Tees and Quotes.

Houston Artist “Marquo” releases new single titled PAIN

Houston Artist “Marquo” has been looking at the situation surrounding his current city of residence and what an appropriate time to release a single about something that’s on the minds of everyone dealing with Hurricane Harvey and the losses that affected them. PAIN was the common element. Sure things can be replaced but nothing ever tops the Pain that people will feel daily as they reflect upon this trial some time.

Or was Marquo just talking about the everyday emotions and “PAIN” from a breakup? Well, you will have to check out his new single from his upcoming album and find out what this 20something year old knows about pain. The Prarie A&M graduate and former student athlete has probably been through one or two school love breakups and he wants to school you on how that “PAIN” made him feel. I’m sure there are a few hundred thousand of you out there that read this blog who can totally relate. When was your most recent breakup? Can you describe the “PAIN” in our comments? In the meantime let us know what you think about this new hit!

 

 

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New Rythm & Blues Native Long Beach, California artist Ria Rosae landed herself a artist development through Smokey Thomas aka “Smokey” who is the cousin of Charlie Wilson and Ronnie Wilson of “The Gap Band”. Under the tutelage of “The Gap Band for over 15 years Smokey learned everything there was to know through them. In 2014 Smokey decidedl to open up his own artist development company called “Smoke Bomb Entertainment making him the CEO of his company. Smokey discovered breakout artist Ria Rosae.

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Sarah (Craft Syndicate, Kofi the Bandit (Winner), Lil Durk, Kwan Prather) -Photo Credit Nappy JC

Last week was a major ground breaking event that took place all in the name of Hip Hop sponsored by Craft Syndicates. I would have to say it was more than just sponsorship dollars kicked out; there were true relationships formed and collaborations that took place which I could see were truly life changing situations. Craft Syndicate has got to be the advocate of the statements “if you want something done right then do it right the first time, go hard or go home and you are only as big as your last grand event.

​actor/producer/singer Stefon Washington, singer Marquo Lastrappe

​actor/producer/singer Stefon Washington, singer Marquo Lastrappe

I’m not sure if Craft Syndicates is going to come out with R & B programs but newcomers Stefon Washington and Marquo Lastrappe are definitely upcoming #upNext type of artists for any lable to take a look at. Craft Syndicate is the brand that definitely put their money where their mouth is and partnered with industry vets like producer Don Cannon and media mogal Munson Steed to produce what I call one of the best events of the year in Hip Hop History. I’m going to let Enchanted PR’s press release break down the details:

WHAT: The hip-hop elite, celebrities, and top influencers recently joined Don Cannon and Craft Syndicate by Dutch Masters to celebrate the culmination of his project with who he calls a stand-out music producer with a unique captivating sound. Craft Syndicate is a social platform for creatives to engage and learn; the key driving force being a mentor ship program. Dutch Masters identifies today’s masters in music, film, fashion and art, pairs them with an aspiring creative, and funds an collaboration.

On Monday, July 24th the legendary Stankonia Studios, birthplace for Organized Noize, the Dungeon Family, Outkast and Ceelo Greene was the perfect backdrop for Craft Syndicate by Dutch Masters. Hosted by Love and Hip Hop star Yung Joc, the event highlighted performances by Lil Nuke, Spotlight, Ra Ra, Joe Gifted, Big Bank Black, Pee Wee the Long-Way, and Money Man before welcoming award-winning producer Don Cannon to the stage to introduce Koji the Bandit who was awarded the opportunity to be mentored by Don Cannon.

Craft Syndicate by Dutch Masters judges DJ Mars, KP Prather, and OG Parker were unanimously impressed with Koji the Bandit citing his unique use of samples and instrumentation as progressively refreshing. The highlight of the evening was the performance of the Koji the Bandit and Don Cannon collaborative track titled, “No Fear” featuring trap artist Lil Durk. Guests enjoyed vegan cuisine sponsored by Da Vegan Guru and hospitality provided by the Dutch Master models.

“I was immediately excited about working with Craft Syndicate. It’s about mentoring the younger generation and leaving a legacy. This is exactly the type of work I want to be doing,” Don Cannon shared with a packed house before introducing Koji the Bandit.

“When I saw Craft Syndicate post on Cannon’s page I immediately sent over some tracks. I’d always wanted to work with Don Cannon and then when I learned Lil Durk was going to be the featured artist, I was tripping. I’m beyond thankful to Craft Syndicate for creating this platform; it’s a once in a lifetime opportunity.”

“I wasn’t sure what to expect from the collaboration but after I heard it, it was hot. I immediately wrote my verses, recorded it and sent it back to Cannon,” Lil Durk explained.

“Thank you to all of the artists, producers, DJs and Dutch Masters fans who came out to show their support for Craft Syndicate and Koji The Bandit,” said Sarah Krysalka, the marketing director for Dutch Masters. “I am grateful to have partners like Don Cannon, KP, DJ Mars and OG Parker who share the same vision as Dutch Masters, to share your craft and invest yourself in the masters of tomorrow. And a big thank you to Big Boi for welcoming us at Stankonia Studios, to Organized Noize and Big Gipp for their support, to Yung Joc who kept the energy going all night, to Lil Durk who killed the debut of ‘No Fear’ and to Big X, Funky and the rest of the Coalition DJs, Zoom Marketing Partners, Steed Media and Atmosphere Proximity who made the night happen.”

ATTENDEES: Big Boi (Outkast), Big Gipp (Goodie Mobb), Cory Mo, Organized Noize, actors Jamal “Gravy” Woodard and Stephon Washington (All Eyez on Me), Jason Reddick (Associate Director, ASCAP)
LOCATION: Stankonia Studios, Atlanta, GA

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