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“BdotMegatron, Ceo of Megatron Muzik Group LLC, Tranforms Careers”

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BdotMegatron, Ceo of Megatron Muzik Group LLC

Interviewer: Tell Me about yourself ?

BdotMegatron, Ceo of Megatron Muzik Group LLC

Interviewer: How did you get into the industry ?

My grandfather was a jazz artist and went through a lot Challenges  that  a lot  artists have not knowing the business.  He was signed to Veejay Records had problems getting royalties due to bad management.

My brother Managed Rock bands and a cpl

Hop hop artists and played the guitar, seeing the music world from their perspective inspired me to want to bring my love for the industry and knowledge together to help other artists through their music careers.

Interviewer:  Do you play any instruments?

Yes I play the piano and the drums.

“Playing instruments gives me an ear for good music”.

Interviewer: Who are some of the Biggest talents you’ve worked with?

Drake, Chris Brown Tory Lanez, T-Pain, Nicki Minaj and many others…

Interviewer: What’s your favorite genre of music?

I grew up playing Jazz and classical , so first jazz then Hip Hop and lastly RnB.

Interviewer: Who are your top artists in these genres?

Hip hop : Jay-Z

Jazz: Ray Charles

Classical: Beethoven

Interviewer: How long have been in the industry?

18 years

Interviewer: How many Artists do you currently manage :

5

Interviewer: Tell me abt the artist you manage?

Ana Baby out of Bronx, Ny who was once signed to French Montana and coke boyz

Ed Wavy who is out of VA, he does so many things great. He is a singer/songwriter/emcee. He also engineers all of his own music.

Mzs Quanny who is from Philadelphia PA who also has Jamaican roots. She does dancehall/Pop/R&b

Kia Monger is from Saint Louis Mo. This artist also won R&B artist of the Year in 2022

Royal Shai- Newly Signed artist from Virginia Beach, Va. Also a singer/songwriter/comedian/actor.

Interviewer: What’s your Advice to independent artists wanting a manager?When is the right time for a manager?

If you already have movement and sometimes if an artist is gifted and talented but need more development. One thing that every artist need is some type of product to move and sell. I.e. music, merch, beats , services etc. They should have songs at least recorded and have something the Manager can market.

Interviewer: Has the industry changed over the 18 years.? Post Covid?

Yes main stream has had to adapt to the same things as independent. The playing field evened out more. Also went from physical era to digital era?

Interviewer: Is RnB dead?

I feel male vocalists in RnB have fell off. I think they are referring to the msg of love being removed and replacing it with streets and drugs etc. Which is ok. They need to bring back the baby making  music?

Interviewer: Is it best to stay independent or get signed to a major deal?

If an artist can, get signed first get the money and brand Behind you, then go independent to Hv more creative control, publishing, royalties.

Interviewer: You’ve been in this industry a long time? Do you ever see yourself  leaving the industry?

Music is my passion. I could never see myself leaving. Maybe branching off more to the executive producer side. This is my favorite part of management.

Interviewer: What’s your least favorite thing abt working in the entertainment industry As it stands today as opposed to 18 years ago ?

I feel now everyone cares more about the smoking mirrors and gimmicks than the real talent. Also, giving 150% at times and Creating that career/platform for the artists and they don’t take it as seriously or they try to back door you and do it on their own.

Interviewer: If you could work with any artists dead or alive who ?

Jay-Z – hip hop

Ray Charles, most definitely as his writing ability and genius was unmatched!

RnB – Usher

Pop- Jessie J

Interviewer: What some recent achievements or highs from Megatron Muzik lately ?

Artist Mzs. Quanny did over 300,000 with her ep Titled “Don’t mean to Brag”, it also debuted at #5 on iTunes on the reggae charts

Interviewer: What was one of your worst times you’ve experienced that taught you the biggest lesson?

When I first started in the industry I had limited resources, experiences.  At the beginning you had to build artists trusts without a long resume of proven success. I didn’t let that deter me. I Attended Full Sail university, same as the Genius Kanye West and obtained my B.A. Degree in Music Business and B.A. in Entertainment business. Continues to build relationships in the industry which helped me to grow and the rest is history.

Interviewer: What’s make you a great manager? An asset to an artist?

I’m a hybrid, I walk the artist from start to finish through the whole process to success in this industry.

Interviewer: What is the latest Record you are Responsible for as an executive?

Mzs Quanny has a record coming on on March 31st Titled “Last Forever” produced by Khris Tate and executively produced by myself BDot. Megatron Muzik Group also just dropped Kia Monger debut album Titled “Mood Swings” That Just dropped on March 5th on all platforms.

Interviewer: Are you a team player?

Absolutely, I work with diverse groups of partners such as QueenAEntertainment, Stackin up Ent, Empire, Sony Orchard and a few others.

Interviewer: Are you a people person?

Believe it or not I am more introverted. In business it may not seem that way but personally I prefer a small circle of people.

Interviewer: Where the future for Megatron Muzik headed?

“Continuing to Bring timeless music thats current and Can be cherished years from now”.  ~ Brandon “B.Dot” Carter , CEO Megatron Muzik LLC

Link:

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IG- @megatronmuzikllc

IG- @bdotmegatron

 

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BRYANT MICHAEL DAVIS’ #1 ALBUM

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Saxophonist Bryant Michael Davis’ New Album “Love Potion” Hits Number 1 on iTunes Dance Album Sales Chart

Professional saxophonist and musician Bryant Michael Davis has taken the music world by storm with his latest album, “Love Potion,” which has climbed to the top of the iTunes Dance Album sales chart, securing the coveted number 1 spot. This remarkable achievement marks a significant milestone in Davis’ burgeoning career, showcasing his unique sound and undeniable talent.

“Love Potion” features the inspiring track “Find Your Way,” which resonates with fans and aspiring artists alike. In a recent interview, Davis shared his journey and offered valuable advice to those looking to break into the industry.

“As someone who’s been fortunate enough to break into the industry, I’d be happy to share some advice with aspiring artists looking to do the same,” Davis stated. “It’s crucial to keep believing in yourself. As an artist, self-doubt can creep up quickly, but having faith in your vision and abilities is key.”

Davis elaborated on his success with specific tips:

Develop a Unique Sound: “In today’s oversaturated market, standing out from the crowd is essential. Experiment with different styles, genres, and collaborations to find what makes you special.”

Build a Strong Online Presence: “Your website, social media, and email list are your digital storefronts! Make sure they’re professional, easy to navigate, and regularly updated with fresh content.”

Network Strategically: “Attend industry events, join music communities, and connect with fellow artists who share your values and goals. Collaborations can lead to new opportunities, mentorship, or even lifelong friendships!”

Create a Solid Business Plan: “As an artist, you’re also an entrepreneur! Set realistic financial goals, prioritize budgeting, and stay organized to ensure long-term sustainability.”

Stay True to Yourself: “Authenticity is what sets artists apart from the rest. Don’t compromise your artistic vision or values for short-term gains; instead, focus on building a loyal fanbase that appreciates you for who you are.”

Davis also emphasized the importance of perseverance and adaptability. “The music industry can be unpredictable, but by staying flexible and open-minded, you’ll be better equipped to navigate unexpected twists and turns.”

He highlighted the value of mentorship as well. “Having a supportive network of peers, mentors, or role models can provide invaluable guidance, encouragement, and resources as you navigate your career.”

In conclusion, Davis encouraged aspiring artists to remain determined and authentic. “Keep pushing forward, stay true to yourself, and remember that every step – no matter how small it may seem – is crucial in building your path to success! And don’t forget to listen carefully to ‘Find Your Way’ on our album ‘Love Potion’ for more inspiration!”

For more information on Bryant Michael Davis and to listen to “Love Potion,” visit D’BREEON OFFICIAL SITE (dbreeon.com)

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Darrell Kelley’s “Big Woman” Dominates the Music Scene with Empowering Message

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Darrell Kelley’s latest track, “Big Woman

Darrell Kelley’s latest track, “Big Woman,” is a vibrant testament to his unique position in the contemporary R&B scene. Renowned for his ability to blend socially conscious themes with infectious melodies, Kelley delivers a song that is both thought-provoking and entertaining, celebrating his admiration and love for plus-sized women with authenticity and flair.

The Man Behind the Song

As a dynamic performer, soulful singer, prolific songwriter, passionate social activist, inspiring spiritual leader, insightful author, and savvy entrepreneur, Kelley epitomizes the essence of a true artist and advocate. His journey reflects an unwavering commitment to justice, understanding, acceptance, and unity. This multifaceted approach to his career not only highlights his versatility but also underscores his dedication to making a positive impact through his art.

Kelley’s musical journey began in the heart of Gospel music, where his resonant voice and profound lyrics provided spiritual solace and inspiration. His songs, rich with emotion and meaning, captivated audiences seeking both comfort and enlightenment. As his career evolved, Kelley seamlessly transitioned into the vibrant world of R&B, broadening his artistic scope while staying true to the powerful messages that define his work. His music continues to echo with the themes of his Gospel roots, creating a unique blend that speaks to the soul and stirs the conscience.

Big Woman Vocal Delivery

The vocal performance on “Big Woman” is nothing short of captivating. Kelley’s voice, filled with confidence and authenticity, perfectly conveys his admiration and affection for big women. His sincere delivery makes the song feel both personal and universal, inviting listeners to share in his celebration of these women. The lyrics resonate deeply, highlighting the genuine appreciation and love that Kelley has for the subject of his song.

Big Woman Production

Musically, the production on “Big Woman” is top-notch. The song features a blend of live instrumentation and modern R&B elements, creating a sound that is both timeless and contemporary. The rhythmic interplay between the bass and drums provides a solid foundation, while the subtle use of keyboards and background vocals adds texture and nuance. Kelley’s choice to keep the arrangement relatively simple ensures that the focus remains on the message and his vocal delivery. This minimalistic approach allows listeners to fully appreciate the depth of the lyrics and the emotion in Kelley’s voice.

The chorus of “Big Woman” is particularly memorable, with its catchy, anthemic quality. The repetition of “Big woman” serves as a powerful affirmation, celebrating big women and positioning them as the central figures of admiration and love. The harmonies in the chorus add richness, creating a sense of unity and collective empowerment that elevates the entire track.

Conclusion

“Big Woman” by Darrell Kelley is a soulful and empowering R&B track that celebrates the beauty and allure of plus-sized women. With its infectious rhythm, heartfelt lyrics, and Kelley’s captivating vocal performance, the song stands out as a significant contribution to the genre. It encourages listeners to embrace their unique beauty and feel confident in their own skin, making it a must-listen for fans of R&B and anyone who appreciates music with a meaningful message. Kelley’s ability to fuse heartfelt admiration with a catchy, anthemic melody ensures that “Big Woman” will resonate with a wide audience and leave a lasting impact.

 

Find Out More About “Big Woman” and Darrell Kelley

Listen to “Big Woman” on all music retailer platforms, including:

YouTube: [Late Night with Darrell](https://www.youtube.com/@latenightwithdarrell) and [Big Woman Official Video](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_le5q57zQec)

Spotify: [Darrell Kelley on Spotify](https://open.spotify.com/artist/7JgMXmA37cShLlKMTTLg4t)

SoundCloud: [Darrell Kelley on SoundCloud](https://soundcloud.com/user-792034936)

Apple Music: [Darrell Kelley on Apple Music](https://music.apple.com/us/artist/darrell-kelley/965281663)

 

Follow Darrell Kelley on his social networks:

Instagram: [@darrellkelleyofficial](https://www.instagram.com/darrellkelleyofficial/?hl=en)

TikTok: [@darrellkelleyofficial](https://www.tiktok.com/@darrellkelleyofficial)

Facebook: [Darrell Kelley on Facebook](https://www.facebook.com/p/Darrell-Kelley-100058104819281/)

X (formerly Twitter): [@_darrellkelley](https://x.com/_darrellkelley)

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‘Azure Kai’ embarks on a musical journey that intertwines captivating melodies

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Azure Kai, an independent artist and student from Monmouth University, embarks on a musical journey that intertwines captivating melodies with vibrant storytelling. Her career blossomed amidst the challenges of COVID-19, initially spurred by a desire to create a Songwriters Club on campus. Though thwarted by the pandemic, her passion for music found solace in the studio, where she discovered the joy of spontaneous collaboration.

“Offguard,” her debut single, marked the inception of her musical narrative. Its success, locally acclaimed and featured in esteemed university publications, propelled Kai forward. Undeterred, she ventured into new sonic territories with “Gotta Get the Girl,” a disco-infused track that garnered attention on Spotify, igniting her creativity to explore diverse genres.

With “Fine Wine,” Kai showcased her versatility, blending indie, funk, and alternative R&B elements into a narrative-rich composition. The song’s acclaim from media blogs underscored her prowess in crafting mesmerizing soundscapes. Following this, “The Cakepop Song” injected humor into her repertoire, earning praise for its charm and lavish instrumentals.

Her latest release, “On the Bus,” continues Kai’s tradition of weaving engaging narratives through a fusion of R&B, pop, and hip-hop. As she expands her discography alongside her producer, Kai draws inspiration from an eclectic mix of musical influences, ranging from Michael Jackson to Justin Bieber, shaping her distinctive vocal style.

Acknowledging the integral role of producers, Kai pays homage to legends like Timbaland and Quincy Jones, whose innovative production techniques fuel her creative vision. With a nod to the past, she aims to revitalize the New Jack Swing genre, infusing it with contemporary flair to captivate modern audiences.

Beyond creating music, Kai aspires to foster a community of interdisciplinary artists dedicated to revitalizing forgotten styles. Through her Instagram and YouTube platforms, she invites listeners to join her on this immersive journey, where each song serves as a portal to a world of sonic exploration and storytelling.

Azure Kai’s musical odyssey is a testament to resilience, creativity, and the transformative power of art. As she continues to evolve as an artist, her commitment to pushing boundaries and connecting with listeners remains unwavering, promising an exciting future filled with boundless musical possibilities.

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