MAMA SOL & THA N.U.T.S

MAMA SOL & THA N.U.T.S

 Flint, Michigan, USA
BandHip HopR&B

Musician, poet, activist, mother, survivor. These are just a few titles that describe influential female emcee, Mama Sol. Alongside her live band, Tha N.U.T.S, her music is a unique blend of conscious Hip-Hop and street edge that comes alive and grabs attention with just one push of a play button.

Biography

Mama Sol & Tha N.U.T.S. is an American Hip-Hop/neo soul band hailing from Michigan. They are known for bringing an undeniably artistic energy to Hip-Hop while utilizing live instrumentation. With a solid female lyricist at the forefront, the group has an amazingly unique blend of raw artistry. The band consists of Mama Sol (lyricist), Ron (D.J.), GT(Bassist), and DeJaye (Drummer).

They have opened for and collaborated with a wide array of artist from different genres. One of the biggest achievements for the band, as of late, was opening up for legendary Hip-Hop artist, Rakim.

About the band:

Mama Sol - (Frontwoman, Lyricist, Spoken-word Artist):

Has shared the stage with Kindred the Family Soul, Mos Def, The Last Poets, George Clinton, Raekwon, Destiny’s Child, Cee-Lo Green, and Run DMC to name a few. She worked with FUBU The Collection at its peak in the late 1990s, helping to develop advertisement for the company and working alongside music video extraordinaire Hype Williams on FUBU’s television commercials.

De’Jaye - (Drummer):

Student of (R.I.D.) Recording Institute of Detroit, Producer, Song Writer, Drummer. He's played with Jazmine Sullivan, Anthony Hamilton, and Flint's own Ready For The World.

G.T. - (Bassist, Composer):

Shared the stage with heavy hitters Ray Charles, Herbie Hancock, The Dramatics, Case, 112, Montel Jordan, Obie Trice to name a few. He's also a 2 time HotLicks Champion for Bass in Maryland and Virginia. Nominated Top-Instrumentalist at the Detroit Music Awards and the (WAMMIES) Washington Area Music Association.

Ron – (D.J., Producer, Engineer):

Man on the turntables, navigator of music, and professional user of elite programs such as Sonar/ProTools/Serato.

Discography

Mama Sol & Tha N.U.T.S. - Dream Girl: Tha Fix-Tape

Mama Sol (Solo) - Tha Cure