Brenton
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Brenton

Miami, Florida, United States | SELF

Miami, Florida, United States | SELF
Band Hip Hop Singer/Songwriter

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Miami, Florida, USA

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Press


University of Florida student and rap enthusiast B. Brown is calling his own shots. With the online release this August of his second mix tape, The Pregame, and an upcoming gig as the opener for Bone Thugs-N-Harmony on Friday, Oct. 22, Brown is building his music reputation on his own terms, from blogging about music to laying down new beats. INsite talked with Brown about his upcoming plans and what it’s like to be a rapper in Gainesville. - Insite Magazine


Having come back to his native Miami after graduating from the University of Florida, he doesn't let the haters throw him off his quest to be the next big rapper. Signed with new management, he just made a video for his song, "Lemme Know," with Ghostwridah, and it's gotten a lot of blog love. - Miami New Times


Having come back to his native Miami after graduating from the University of Florida, he doesn't let the haters throw him off his quest to be the next big rapper. Signed with new management, he just made a video for his song, "Lemme Know," with Ghostwridah, and it's gotten a lot of blog love. - Miami New Times


"Introduced to the Booth via last September’s reader-acclaimed Lemme Know, Brenton Brown returns to our pages with new single A Chick Named Music. Here, the New York/Miami dual representative chronicles his love affair with hip-hop over understated production by Black The Beast. Joe Budden contributes guest bars, and Jaiden the Cure provides a soulful hook. The Brenton Brown Affair currently lacks a drop date, but those who like what they’re hearing can, of course, keep it locked for the latest. " - DJBooth.net


"Earlier this week, Brenton Brown announced to RapMusic that he has an upcoming album titled The Brenton Brown Affair. To kick things off, the Florida based rapper dropped the first single off the set titled “A Chick Named Music” which features Slaughterhouse’s Joe Budden and R&B crooner Jaiden. Brenton hopes to drop the Brenton Brown Affair later this month. As for the title, Brown is not talking about a fling with a woman but his relationship with music. “It’s my affair with different styles, different genres, different sounds, different everything. I’m a hip-hop artist. But I’m having an affair with different types of music,” says Brown. With that in mind, we asked Brenton Brown to name five rap albums that have influenced The Brenton Brown Affair. Check out his response below:" - RapMusic.com


"Earlier this week, Brenton Brown announced to RapMusic that he has an upcoming album titled The Brenton Brown Affair. To kick things off, the Florida based rapper dropped the first single off the set titled “A Chick Named Music” which features Slaughterhouse’s Joe Budden and R&B crooner Jaiden. Brenton hopes to drop the Brenton Brown Affair later this month. As for the title, Brown is not talking about a fling with a woman but his relationship with music. “It’s my affair with different styles, different genres, different sounds, different everything. I’m a hip-hop artist. But I’m having an affair with different types of music,” says Brown. With that in mind, we asked Brenton Brown to name five rap albums that have influenced The Brenton Brown Affair. Check out his response below:" - RapMusic.com


"Up and coming wordsmith Brenton Brown took to the interwebs today to drop off his project The Brenton Brown Affair. The project is a dope collection of 19 new tracks from the MC which boasts features from Emilio Rojas, Joe Budden, and more. Besides some dope bars and a dope roster of featured MC’s Brenton Brown also gets production assistance from The R.E.G.I.M.E., Black Metaphor, and more. Brenton Brown is definitely on the radar with The Brenton Brown Affair, he should be on yours too. Check out the mixtape after the jump and let us know what you think." - StupidDope


"The Brenton Brown Affair the recent released project from Brenton Brown is propelling the young emcee to stardom this year. After working on a quality project for about a year and gaining some big features, Brenton Brown is earning his just due. This kid has been featured on every publication online you can think of and it’s hard to go anywhere without seeing his name. Getting down with Joe Budden and Emilio Rojas “The Brenton Brown Affair” has some unforgettable records to lock your brain." - HipHopRuckus


"The Brenton Brown Affair the recent released project from Brenton Brown is propelling the young emcee to stardom this year. After working on a quality project for about a year and gaining some big features, Brenton Brown is earning his just due. This kid has been featured on every publication online you can think of and it’s hard to go anywhere without seeing his name. Getting down with Joe Budden and Emilio Rojas “The Brenton Brown Affair” has some unforgettable records to lock your brain." - HipHopRuckus


"There are several different versions of "The Brenton Brown Affair" floating around the internet right now, but for the purposes of this review we'll concentrate on the retail released version which is eight tracks long. If you download a bootleg or a mixtape version of B. Brown's release, your mileage may vary. One thing all copies seem to have in common though is a guest appearance by Emilio Rojas on "To the Top." " - Rap Reviews


"Music becomes the object of a love song as Joe Budden graces the latest track from Brenton Brown's "The Brenton Brown Affair" with a new verse." - HipHopDX


"Music becomes the object of a love song as Joe Budden graces the latest track from Brenton Brown's "The Brenton Brown Affair" with a new verse." - HipHopDX



"24: Introduce yourself to everyone that doesn’t already know who you are. Brenton Brown: Brenton Brown is the name, but you can just call me Brenton just so that I don’t get confused with the Gospel singer of the same name, haha. I’m originally from Baldwin, New York, but I’m currently building in Miami, FL. I made my true appearance on the scene with my music video for ‘Peep The Sneaks’ followed by ‘Lemme Know’ featuring GhostWridah; and now that The Brenton Brown Affair is available, you’ll be seeing and hearing much more of/from me." - 24HourHipHop


"Brenton Brown takes his music from the dormitory to the streets. A lover of words, not afraid to challenge his thinking or understanding the college graduate naturally turned to music as a form of expression. " - YoRaps! Magazine


"Brenton Brown takes his music from the dormitory to the streets. A lover of words, not afraid to challenge his thinking or understanding the college graduate naturally turned to music as a form of expression. " - YoRaps! Magazine


"For the last year and a half, Brenton Brown has been having an affair. But now it's time to come clean. "Honestly, I'm excited," he says, obviously relieved. "I couldn't be more happy that it's actually out." No, Brenton hasn't broken any hearts. He's in love with a girl named music, and the offspring of this indiscretion is Affair, a bossin' 19-track mixtape that's full of flavorful flows, undeniable swag, and stay-in-your-head punch lines. " - Miami New Times


Discography

Completed Projects:
- The Brenton Brown Affair

Released Singles:
- A Chick Named Music (Feat. Joe Budden & Jaiden The Cure)
- Lemme Know (Feat. Ghostwridah)
- Top The Top (Feat. Emilio Rojas)

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Bio

The definition of rap’s isotope, 25-year old Brenton formerly (Brenton Brown) came from the suburbs after being born in Brooklyn and raised in Baldwin, Long Island. He moved to Miami at the age of 13 and recently graduated from the University of Florida. Don’t count him out and don’t box him in, because he’s been steadily spreading his music all over Florida, New York, Atlanta & California’s college campuses. With influence from artists as different as Jay-Z & Coldplay, the eclectic Brenton became seriously involved in music at the age of 17. His first performance, also his second largest to date, was during his college’s nationally famous pep rally, Gator Growl.

Here he said, the dream became more reality. “the lights came on, and I felt ready, it just felt natural.” Since his start, Brenton has opened for such artists as David Banner, Bone Thugs, Wale, J. Cole, B.O. B, Big K.R.I.T., CyHi The Prince, Kid Cudi, Big Sean, Method Man & Redman. He’s even done a small impromptu performance with, then newcomer, Asher Roth. Noted for his second mixtape, “The Brenton Brown Affair, Brenton reached an impressive 10,000 downloads in just under a week on DatPiff. Both of His music videos for “Peep The Sneaks” and “Lemme Know” broke the 20k mark in just a few days, adding to his growing buzz. Since working on music with notable names such as Joe Budden, Emilio Rojas Jaiden “The Cure” and producer Black The Beast, Brenton said he’s ready for his next steps. “I’m just ready to be heard, so keep your ears open.”

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