We are more concerned with being cool than being heard. I think a lot of our artists are becoming extinct because its all about impressing others and being âcoolâ. Everyone wants to be cool. We donât want to make an impact. Iâm about the impact.
If you want to last you have to roll with the times. You have to stay current; people get concerned with selling out you have to stay with the times to stay in the top 40.
Group member Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins had many battles to fight outside of music. The entertainer was diagnosed with Sickle Cell Anemia early in life, and was told by doctors that she couldn't have kids and that she wouldnât live past 30-years-old.
Tahiry is beautiful and has an energy that is genuine and loveable. For a woman that started out as just "Joe Budden's girl," she sure has made some serious waves in the entertainment world.
Far from the days of being the âfirst lady of G-Unit,â Oliviaâs journey is documented on the popular reality show series Love & Hip-Hop on VH1, where we see her attempts at getting her music off the ground amid run-ins with other industry movers, shakers, and players.
Joe Budden has been on the radar as an emcee for a decade, producing successful hits and critically-acclaimed mixtapes, along with working with legends and some of the brightest lyricists and producers in the game.
Luke James is a smooth, sensual, and emotional singer, who draws plenty of reminiscence to the feel-good Motown sound. His sound conveys a nostalgic vibe and his stage show is griddy, heartfelt, and captivating.
Students of music, Trackademicks and 1-O.A.K. stay on the honor roll, but itâs not the scholarly hierarchy system youâre thinking of. Theyâre a part of the Bay Areaâs Honor Roll Crew, a collective of rappers, musicians, DJs, singers, who came together in the name of music.
Did you attend Beyonceâs âI Amâ¦â tour? Heard Chris Brownâs hit âYeah 3xâ? Felt empowered by Alicia Keysâ single âNew Day?â Then chances are youâve seen, heard, and/or felt Amber âSevynâ Streeter.
I decided I wanted to sing or be a singer when I heard the Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. I was like 'up this is it, this is what I want to do.'