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Adante Ace & R&B Love Jonz Present:*UPTOWN DOWNTOWN* A Brand New Mini-Concert and Media Event
Adante Ace is one of New York City's top Event Planners and Promotion Gurus. Adante Ace began his career by show-casing amazing up & coming and independent artists. His “Unsigned Live Open Mic Wednesdays @ Speed” & "Streets Have A Voice" showcase series have played home to many successful artists to date, including New York Legend and former Rocafella/Def Jam Recording Artist Uncle Murda. Known for the hit records "Bullet Bullet", "Warning" & "Brooklyn Anthem" feat Fabolous & Jay-z.
R&B Love Jonz
R&B Love Jonz has become one of the most talked about live show events in New York City, showcasing spoken word and R&B artists from all over the country. R&B Love Jonz has a direct link to the Popular NBC Talent Competition “The Voice", which has led to R&B Love Jonz featured artists being invited to The Voice’s final audition stage. R&B Love Jonz is also currently in talks with several major network producers about developing the TV Brand of R&B Love Jonz.
Adante Ace & R&B Love Jonz have a track record of delivering exciting and dynamic independent and up & coming artist forums in NYC. With the success of the R&B Love Jonz series, the decision was made to develop a new show that offers the opportunity for music connoisseurs and industry insiders the chance to experience good artists who are the cusp of stardom. "Uptown Downtown" will feature only 5 acts from a variety of genres of music. Not bound by the constraints of an average open mic or showcase, each act will have 15 minutes to present and perform. "Uptown Downtown" will be open to all media across any platform and will be a melting pot of opportunity for industry professionals to network and build relationships with “the next big thing.”
John Brackett is the epitome of real Hip Hop. Brackett was born and raised in the Soundview section of the South Bronx where Hip Hop originated. His upbringing allowed him to meet and work with such greats like Afrika Bambaataa, DJ Kurupt, Big Pun, Terror Squad, Down for Life, Camp Lo, Sheek Louch, J-Hood, Tony Sunshine, Aventura, Ne-yo and Remy Martin. In 2012, Brackett released his first single “Beat it up”; which had radio spins on NYC’s Hot97 for 13 weeks and on L.A.’s Power106. Currently John Brackett is burning up the streets with his new single "Hello" which is receiving radio play on Hot 97 & Power 105.1 FM in New York.
Yazzmin hails from Queens, New York. Her musical pedigree runs deep as her father, Albert Hurst sang with the legendary soul icons The Drifters. Yazzmin has performed at the "Good Music" Festival in Hampton, VA; The Soul Fest in Virginia Beach, opened for R&B Superstar Lil’ Mo, and has appeared in a Broadway play entitled "What about your Friends". Yazzmin is a true talent and on the cusp of greatness.
Gaetano is a rising R&B star from the Bronx. This New York born and raised singer/songwriter/
Triggaizlive is a hot new Hip Hop artist from Queens, New York. After competing at the legendary Apollo Talent competition, Triggaizlive caught the eye of a writer at 50 Cent’s top tier social and music website “Thisis50.com”
H-Da Boss represents Harlem, New York. H is one of the top rising stars in the NYC music industry today. Since 2010 H-Da Boss has released several Mixtapes to critical underground acclaim and mass consumption. Currently H-Da Boss latest single "Highway" is receiving major airplay worldwide, including The UK's number one Mixshow “The Tim Westwood Show”, as well as New York City's top urban stations Power 105.1 and Hot 97. H-Da Boss is also putting the finishing touches on his debut album “DRIVEN”, and is in talks with a major label finalizing a single distribution deal.