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The best kept secret in music


"JP IIZM w/ Will Downing for FSU Alumni Homecoming"

Will Downing, soulful vocalist will be headlining the Fayetteville State University Homecoming Alumni Ball at Cumberland County Arena. Opening for Will is JP IIZM & Natural Kemistry, the rising R&B, NeoSol act from Charlotte, NC. Tickets are 25.00 in advanced, 30.00 at the door. Contact any TicketMaster Outlet for your chance to see Will Downing and JP IIZM - The Fayetteville Observer


1995 - The IIzm Theory
2000 - Feel the IIzm
2007 - Where Did Love Go (Single)
2008 - Confessions of the Brothas - (COMING SOON)


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From its inception in 1993, JP IIZM has an extensive performance and recording portfolio. He along with his band IIZM has opened for John Legend, Jimmy Cozier, Maze w/ Frankie Beverly, Daryl Coley and John P. Kee. JP IIZM has also performed at the Apollo Theatre and House of Blues just to name a few.
Influenced and gifted at an early age, he began his professional career at the age of 12. JP IIzm focused on live music with a "spin" and started his band in a shotgun house behind the Afro American Cultural Center in Charlotte. Their the band IIZM was born. Joseph Priester, the founder of the group studied at Berklee and gained further musical knowledge and inspiration from the accomplishments of many well known artists of every musical genre. He has since developed his own creative style of performing.
The band gained notoriety and acclaim for their diverse and unique energy. Currently finishing his highly anticipated CD "Confessions of the Brotha's", he released his new single "Where Did Love Go" in 2007. Today JP IIzm provides a potpourri of musical services including coporate and private events, religious and christian events, festivals, weddings and receptions, musical instruction and production and so much more.
Quality, diversity and energy sets him apart from the rest. Experience JP IIZM.
What is ism? IIZM is a process, doctrine or theory. Presently, JP IIZM is working on his sophomore release, "THE IIZM THEORY" due out in stores soon. Stay tuned!