Mazaman

Mazaman

BandR&BHip Hop

Best known for creating hard hitting, bottom heavy production that mesmerizes the listener while maintaining an uplifting lyrical message through the music in the highest regard. We formulated a signature HipHop/Fusion inspired by the rise of Underground , Reggae, House, Rock and Soul classics!

Biography

Multi-talented, Toronto born entertainer, producer and emcee by the name of Keith "Mazaman" Barrett.
Raised in Flemingdon Park, and Jamestown Crescent in Rexdale, Mazaman was aware of the many challenges our inner communities are being faced with day to day. In 1995 after working, hustling some dead end jobs, while collecting old vinyl from anywhere possible, he managed to purchase his first keyboard and sampler. Started to make beats and demo shopped them around the streets of Toronto. Soon after he was introduced to Chris Smith (Owner of Chris Smith Management) and renowned engineer Neville "Gadget" Campell. Chris and Gadget took Mazaman under his wings and groomed him in the studio. After gaining musical and industry knowledge from his two mentors, Mazaman is a well seasoned vet and continues to innovate and influence the direction of Canadian urban music and working with many Canadian and International artists.

KeepDiggin Prod is a arts, entertainment & media group created by the Toronto native which is a independent company that manages and continues assisting and creating ideas, volunteering (Non-Profit), for young and upcoming artists in the communities throughout the GTA since 2000. He strives to deliver art with a positive message and a unique vision for all to enjoy, creating a outlet for those who choose to express in there art form, ranging from filming, graphic designing, photography and music.

Discography

List of Recordings:

2010 - Released 2 singles. #1 "Need" feat. Shauna Clarke
#2 "The One" feat. Shauna Clarke.

2011 - Released the single "Public Housing" feat.
DJ Grouch & 9th Uno.

2012 - Released 7 Independent videos and DJ Packs
via www.mazaman.com & YouTube.
(Jan) "Morning Breeze" (Feb)"Black Is"
(March) "If I" (April) "Addict"
(May) "Just Thoughts" feat. Dj Grouch
(June) "Serenity" (August) "Maybe Tomorrow"

2012 - Released independent album "El Corazon" feat.
Theo 3, Dj Grouch, Shauna Clarke, 9th Uno.

2013 - Released independent single to local College
DJ's. "Higher Road" & "Memoirs of the Street"