Everyone Orchestra at Bell’s Brewery

Everyone Orchestra at Bell’s Brewery

Posted on May 17, 2016 in Collaborations | 0 comments

I joined Everyone Orchestra for three shows in March. Here’s a clip from the show at Bell’s Brewery in Kalamazoo, MI. This experience was phenomenal. I am looking forward to more opportunities to collaborate with Matt Butler and EO. If you’ve never seen EO, conductor Matt Butler brings groups of musicians together for improvised performances that are fully interactive. He brings together supremely talented humans to create one of a kind experiences. Music...

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5iveit Creative Workshop | Grandville, Michigan

5iveit Creative Workshop | Grandville, Michigan

Posted on Feb 8, 2016 in Collaborations, Video | 0 comments

I am currently in the midst of a series of sessions with 6th Graders at East Elementary School in Grandville, MI. Above is a video captured as we performed a song together, below are some words from instructor, Sara Peterman…. “Music lyrics are poetry,” says teacher Sara Peterman at East. She invited hip hop artist Rick Chyme to guide sixth graders through his writing method, and it proved to help all of them overcome writer’s block. They first...

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We made a short film w/ Joshua Burge from The Revenant & Buzzard

We made a short film w/ Joshua Burge  from The Revenant & Buzzard

Posted on Jan 14, 2016 in blog, Collaborations, Exclusives, Press | 0 comments

We made a short film called “Pull Me Back”. The trailer is below these words. It’s another new step on my journey as an artist. I’m acting alongside of my friend Joshua Burge. He’s in the film The Revenant with Leonardo Dicaprio. It’s been said that I did a good job acting in the film, this means that it’s only a matter of time until I am in films with Leo. TRAILER: “Pull Me Back” (at UICA) Posted by Artpeers on Monday,...

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Help Us Make a Music Video Using Phones

Help Us Make a Music Video Using Phones

Posted on Sep 17, 2015 in 5iveit Family, blog, Collaborations, Video | 0 comments

As you may know already, we released a few new songs last week in form of U.N.I.T.S. 1. One song from the EP, Move My Arms Around featuring Suport seems to have been designated as the “single” by you all. Since you have let us know what your favorite song is, we figured we should all collaborate to create the music video together. It’s only right that I show you couple of the early submissions before explaining how to participate. I now bring to you The...

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Hip Hop Lyricism & Production Lessons | Triumph Music Academy

Hip Hop Lyricism & Production Lessons | Triumph Music Academy

Posted on Sep 17, 2015 in blog, Collaborations, Press | 0 comments

Things continue to move forward! An exciting announcement was made at the beginning of the month. 5iveit Entertainment will be leading the Hip Hop wing of Triumph Music Academy. I will be teaching Hip Hop Lyricism, while Nixon will focus on Hip Hop Production. I originally worked with one student, Blake, for a few months to see how things went…He did a great job(and continues to), teaching at the academy immediately felt natural and we have since decided that Triumph...

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Parking Lot (remix) w/ The Accidentals + Marshall Crenshaw, Ralston Bowles & More

Parking Lot (remix) w/ The Accidentals + Marshall Crenshaw, Ralston Bowles & More

Posted on Aug 27, 2015 in blog, Collaborations, Press, Video | 0 comments

video courtesy of Steve Miles Earlier this week I joined The Accidentals, Marshall Crenshaw, Ralston Bowles, Mark Lavengood, Peter Mulvey and more for a performance at The Fredrick Meijer Gardens Amphitheater. Above is a clip of my collaboration with The Accidentals on their new song, Parking Lot. BONUS: The good folks at Local Spins documented the night with some photos, a video recap including some more collaboration and an interview with Mr. Marshall Crenshaw, HERE....

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