Josh Black

Josh Black

BandR&BHip Hop

A NEW SOULFUL VOICE !!! JOSH BLACK' Debut Smash Single : "PICK UP THE PHONE", from Upcoming Album (MP3 Attached for DOWNLOADS) For interview requests, music samples or images, please contact Nate Garvin, A&R Manager for May48 Entertainment, at 917-340-2206 or may48ent@aol.com.

Biography


JOSH BLACK

"My music brings back the way it used to be...but with new flava" Josh explains. Josh, just 21 years old was born and raised in Yonkers, New York, home of r&b/hip hop diva Mary J. Blige and other notable r&b and hip hop artists. As a child growing up, Josh heard a lot of music and was influenced by the likes of stevie, Marvin, Donnie, Otis. At home his father listened to rock&roll, jazz and r&b and his mother listened to Roberta Flack, Patti Labell, Anita Baker. But' I didn't know i could 'really sing' and until I joined my church choir and i sang my first solo " Keep Your Eyes On The Sparrow". The crowd reaction was tremendous !! Josh has been singing ever since and honing his talent performing in some of New York's talent hot spots like the Village Underground, Cafe Wha and Soul Cafe.

Now josh is putting together the finishing touches on his debut CD working with the production team of Chris Absalom, Richard Smith and Cassandra Lucas, producers /songwriters for artists: Donell Jones, Kenny Lattimore, Shante Moore, Missy Elliot, Divine, Olivia (Cassandra Lucas former member of the multi-platinum selling R&B duo "Changing Faces.)

True to his roots, Josh' debut album includes R&B, Hip-Hop, funk and a mix of traditional soul. "My new album is about love & life!" Break-out single “Pick Up The Phone” has just been shipped to radio and will be available via Itunes ,Msn, Amazon) The sample EP of his upcoming album entitled "Love & Life is currently available in limited circulation ( via Itunes ,Msn, Amazon) and plans are in progress for a worldwide release of his album in early 2007.

In the meantime, fans can log on to www.myspace.com/joshblaq for more information about Josh and find out where to get the hottest hits from the newest soulful voice in music.

Set List

For interview requests, music samples or images, please contact Veronica Coakley, production manager for May 48 Entertainment, at 917-674-6365/ may48ent@aol.com or Nate Garvin, 917-340-2206,
gamanent@aol.com