ONE4FIVE

ONE4FIVE

 New York City, New York, USA
DuoHip HopPop

2 International Hip-Pop Star brothers who bridge gaps between many styles, genres & sounds. Although ONE4FIVE music stems heavily from a Hip-Hop influence, they take pride in being extremely versatile. Before the presence of LA Reid, Brittany Spears, Demi Lovato, The Simon Cowell & Millions Of People across the globe, ONE4FIVE made it to the Top 12 on season 2 of "The X-Factor". Now detached from the TV fame, ONE4FIVE aims to regain their place in as the entertainment industry's next best Duo.

Biography

who is ONE4FIVE? 2 brothers born & raised in Queens, New York (on 145th Street). As soon as they could walk & talk they began to mimic music videos or their favorite music artist. This copy cat practice grew in to original writings then creating original productions and as they've grown so have their skills musically. After having their home robbed, the ONE4FIVE family relocated to Long Island in 2000. After being encouraged by an older cousin to begin to take their musical talents more seriously, ONE4FIVE was formed. Five members deep ONE4FIVE began to perform, create and grow with every opportunity. With the other members out grown of the group, the 2 youngest members continued the ONE4FIVE movement. After years & years or shows, deals, songs & situations ONE4FIVE has evolved into a unique sound & style that they can call their own.

 Two brothers; @MrMelee and @SirJewlz grew up listening and loving music, are now hard at work building career’s out of pure love for music is the essence of ONE4FIVE. They produce, write, and develop their sound and their style. These boys take pride in being MC’s so every time they perform they are sure to give the crowd a performance filled with energy, excitement and flavor. ONE4FIVE also strives on being versatile so they are always experimenting with other sounds, styles genres of music to create a new sound, style & genre.

In 2012, ONE4FIVE was featured on Season 2 of FOX's hit television show "The X-Factor". After many audition, challenges & performances ONE4FIVE accompanied by Lyric Da Queen (Lyric145) finished the competition in 12th place. They have been featured on HOT 97 with Rosenberg & Cipha Sounds and many other local, major & international, underground, and internet radio stations. In 2014, ONE4FIVE became true international Hip-Pop artist by performing a 3 month, 40 city, 70 show tour in China. 

So, who is ONE4FIVE? The name alone is unique which comes from their original hometown of Jamaica, Queens, New York on 145th Street, where their appreciation for Hip Hop/ Rap all began. Although it is difficult to compare them to anyone, if questioned they would say they're a mixture between the Black Eyed Peas & legendary Hip-Hop duo Outcast. 

 @MrMelee, the older half of ONE4FIVE is a Rapper, Producer and Engineer (the man with the plan). In 2007 after graduating high school Melee went on to pursue his music endeavors by enrolling into an audio engineering school, R.E.I. He graduated with honors as a certified audio engineer at the ripe age of eighteen.

 Also, adding to the equation is @SirJewlz, who makes up the second half of ONE4FIVE. Jewlz is also a rapper, lyricist, producer, and the dancer of the group. He can bring the swag to the group (like no other). Summer 2011 & 2012 Jewlz became a gold medalist for NAACP-ACTSO for Oratory & Film making, Even though he could become one of the best in both, he will tell you that his love for music comes first. 

 ONE4FIVE is even apart of a Traveling Spoken Word/ Theatre Group called, “The Truth Urban Theater Group” in which they provide a positive poetic Hip-Hop element to acting skits. The Truth UTG. is a non- profit organization that use poetry and acting to portray a message of social empowerment. This organization has entertained and inspired audience all over the world and has won many awards including one from the NAACP in 2008. Most recently The Truth sparked a world-wide impact getting half a million views with a movement entitled #CardsForCops. Through The Truth UTG, ONE4FIVE uses their words to inspire young people to be productive, make better choices & live life with positivity & purpose.

 This unstoppable Dynamic Duo is on their way to the top of the music charts & the depths of your hearts. Their sound is unique, like no other, young and bold, clear and concise, rhythmic and rambunctious. ONE4FIVE aims to impact the world, music is only the vehicle to do so. Their influence will spread way beyond, CDs & MP3's, ONE4FIVE aims leave a everlasting legacy of greatness for mankind. These brothers are always seeking to create, innovate & better the everyday way of life. Come along with ONE4FIVE as they journey to be forever immortalized as modern-day kings.

Discography

2014- #ONE4FIVEsucks Mixtape

2012 - The LOFF Tape Mixtape 

2011- OFFicial MixTape Vol. 2

2010- OFFicial MIX TAPE VOL. 1

2009- GIVE EM WAT DEY WUNT

2008- OFF IS ON

2006- PREMONITIONS TO DROP MIX

2005- DROP

2005- PREMONITIONS

2004- DA BIG BANG

Set List

Ready Set Go

Bad Penny (NTD)

Up Up & Away

Like This, Like That

The Truth