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Rising star Phoebe Austin could not have expected the interest surrounding the making of her first official video in Sudbury, Suffolk, UK. Even though Phoebe has long been the talk of her region, recently things for her have taken another upward turn with her signing to Shlepp Entertainment and working with Stevie Eagle E signalling her career taking off even more. Phoebe recently won her first musical and artistic award winning the best newcomer gong at the IAA awards in the UK. This singing and songwriting child prodigy at only 13 years of age carries the weight of expectation for a whole region of the UK wanting to see one of their own rise to the top and so far she is not letting anyone down. Reaction to a callout for her first video has broken many records for agents and organizations involved with tens of thousands of impressions and hundreds of children applying to be a part of Phoebe Austin’s debut video ‘Thinking’.
From West London to becoming the ‘Dread King’ of Harlem NYC Kwame Binea’s journey to capturing the hearts and minds of the people of New York, New York has been impressive. Selling out iconic venues up and down the East coast and in the midwest of America Kwame has become a fan favorite for those loving his unique style of what he calls ‘Rock and Soul’ music with his big band. As Kwame embarks on yet another sell-out tour of America in 2018 his sights are firmly set on a return to his homeland and city of birth London. Where linking up with Stevie Eagle E of Shlepp Entertainment he wishes to establish himself on the British and European music scene.
Breaking the UK musical market coming from another country is a tough ask. No Asian artists have been able to succeed at this so far although some have got close. Leslie Loh made the top of the Music Week charts with a track, Boom Bang Bang in August 2003 produced by [Stevie] Eagle E and Doc B. That was the first and only Chinese artist to make the top of any chart in the West and since then no has come close. Now Master Opera Singer Jane Maria feels it is her time to make history and attack the British Charts with her mixture of Classical opera and (sometimes) other genres.
When you have sung with the likes of Plácido Domingo and Pavarotti you are perhaps used to ovations and accolades, but when you are an opera singer, singing a song from ‘Old blue eyes’ at an event filled with people half your age into trap music, you would be forgiven for thinking that you may not be the highlight of the evening, wrong!
Robert Magyar who has been singing at the highest level from his days at school, starting at The internationally acknowledged choir of Tóth Lajos Általános Iskola in primary school and going on to perform with the likes of Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo, Yevgeny Nesterenko, Elena Obraztsova, Éva Marton did not expect his music to have such an impact at the G Salvatore Fashion showcase, his first UK performance.
Head of Shlepp Entertainment Stevie Eagle E has confirmed that he will be working on a musical project with Norwegian singing star Beate Jacobsen this year. Stevie Eagle E and Beate Jacobsen met for the first time at the G Salvatore Showcase event in the UK and the two immediately hit it off.
Birmingham Greyhound Protection’s Kerry Elliman wins big at Birmingham Inspiration Awards – Full list of winners!
It was little surprise to many at the Birmingham Inspiration Awards at the ICC when Kerry Elliman won most charitable business along with three other awards. Kerry Elliman is well known throughout Birmingham for her tireless work at Greyhound Protection. We share the full story behind Kerry and all the other news concerning the Birmingham Inspiration Awards and Top UK Model finals.