Music has taken on a new verge. Mixed with a jazzy bluesy type vibe added with soulful grooves, emerges recording artist Josh Brown. Fused with an eclectic array of Soul and Gospel, the twenty two year old singer/ song writer puts his talents to work. Homegrown from Jackson, Mississippi, Josh Brown found his love for music at the tender age of nine. Influenced by music greats such as Miles Davis, The Elements Earth, Wind and Fire, and Aretha Franklin; the young crooner found himself learning the trumpet, then moving on to self teaching himself the piano. Embodying a harmonic, baritone, and smooth voice, he has been often been compared to gospel singer James Moore. Giving his audiences honey with a dash of spice.
Working mainly as a self-produced artist, Josh Brown started in the circuit scene, playing for local venues such as the Red Cat Jazz caf, The Vault, and The Red Room. Nomadic for change paid off for the young musicians career, when he opened up for legendary acts of Lenny Williams and Howard Hewitt. With the music scene coming up at different angles, Josh Browns ability to self-produce, write, sing, and play a host of instruments, has him out beating the competition. With a four albums under his belt, his latest release SHOTGUN HOUSE proves to be unlike any other album. With tracks like Uncommon you Common me, combining the rhythms of salsa and R & B, mirrors his talents in his quality of music.
His music is not all that can be excepted to be ambient. With a highly positive and striving personality, the singer/song writer devotes his talents to making the crowd beg for more. Through mystic smiles he bellows Let the true you shine While horning down a shiny brass trumpet. Though Optimism, determination can be accompanied, with such arrays of influences, Josh Brown, has ideal artist and producers who in the future, he can have a chance to work with. Fans of SELF TAUGHT, SOUL REVIVAL, and SHOTGUN HOUSE, have a lot to anticipate with Josh Brown on the raid.
His riveting lyrics and musical nuances are soul and jazz music at its best. His songs are filled with life and substance. He is the forerunner of today with the flavor of an old soul.
Josh Brown is the FUTURE.