"Kente" was born November 16th in Albuquerque, NM,and shortly moved to West Memphis, AR . He started writing music at the age of 9. He was the youngest of three kids raised by a single mother, who struggled just to keep food on the table.
At the age of 10 he started to do local talent shows. Pretending to be Kris Cross to A.B.C (Another Bad Creation). He also preformed in local plays (The Jungle Book & Tom Sawyer). By early 1993 his older brother and sister were off to college, leaving him to be the man of the house at the age of 13. He played football in junior high, and one year of travel basketball during senior year in high school. Kente was more into singing and rapping but found himself running the streets heavy with friends, who really didn't have male figures themselves. In 2000 he sang with his high school choir at the White House, for the Delta Conference and later that year had the chance to sing in New York City at Carnegie Hall. After high school Kente set his goals on college, and moved to Minnesota in late 2001.
He attended Brown College in Mendota Heights, MN for Radio Broadcasting. Since 2010 he has owned Independent record label Rasma Recordings LLC where he showcases artists and direct and edits videos. Performed at festivals and opened up for several major acts. Kente has released over seven mix tapes and albums combined under the label. Several solo mix tapes through the label including two collaboration albums.
With the current confusing climate of the United States social system and beliefs. Many are looking for answers and recording artists like Memphis own Kente is awakening people to the truth with visual protest aid like his newly released music video, “Black in America”.
Off his new project of the same title, the video tells a wide screen epic. A southern display of growing up black in America. Black in America delivers on its promise as one of the most eminently listenable albums. Kente shows an effortless charm that will go a long way in setting him apart from todays techniques of contemporary Hip-Hop.
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Jamerican singer/songwriter, Marley Waters, is back!! This time with a trailer for his new holiday themed single 'Wishlist'. Marley Waters, who grew up in Boston as a Christian rapper performing in churches up and down the east coast of the United States. He started dancing on shows such as the MTV show, Dance Troupes and America’s Got Talent.
DJ Marley Waters (Previously known as Genesis) is known for creating worldwide sound. A Visionary Artist described as progressive as well as widely known for his electronic, trap, and super bass 808’s that hypnotize the listener to the beat of his drums and abstract melodies. DJ Marley Waters welcomes all to take a journey into Marley’s World.
And now, DJ Marley Waters brings fourth his own very special holiday gift to you and the world. His song Wish List, feat, Sky Nizzy is a wonderful track that is up, bouncy and sure to make your holidays just that much happier.
For an EXCLUSIVE first peek at the video and the track that is sure to be a sure hit for the holiday season check out the trailer below.
Best described as a renaissance man, DJMW first expressed himself to the world through dancing. He and his dance crew, “Status Quo” performed on several major network stations and shows such as Randy Jackson presents “America’s Best Dance Crew” and ABC’s “Good Morning America”. DJMW made his first major film debut appearing in Oscar winning actor, Cuba Gooding Jr.’s new movie, “Life Of A King” directed by Jake Goldberger. Progressively evolving, he continued to excel in songwriting and producing records for platinum, award winning artists, who now give him exclusive unreleased content for his mixing and our listening pleasure.
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Breast Cancer comes face to face with a MONSTA in "Wipe Your Tears", Monsta Kodi's inspirational ode to the survivors of the disease. Monsta Kodi makes a loud declaration of undying support to those affected by the disease - a subject that hits close to home for many Americans. 1 - 8 women, and surprisingly 1 – 1,000 men, are at riskdiagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, affecting communities of friends and loved ones. To beat a monster it takes a MONSTA .. "Wipe Your Tears" shows how MONSTROUS LOVE can help conquer this disease.
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