Cop BobKatt Mixtape Vol.1 Now!
Bobkatt, rapidly becoming a household name with the ladies, has one of those sultry voices that reminds you of K-Ci or Luther. Soon the whole world will know what the Southwest underground has known for some time! Currently in the studio putting the finishing touches on his upcoming debut solo album Thug Seduction, produced by Topp Notch Blaqkaddy Productions and IROC Beats, Katt demonstrates an emotional versatility and mainstream appeal that sets him apart from the rest. Bobkatts jump-off single "Bomb Good", produced by Roca Dolla, with its slow beat, and seductive lyrics, is fast spreading across commercial radio air waves. With the appearance of "Can We" & "Freak Show" on BobKatt Mixtape Vol. 1, available now, produced by Topp Notch/BlaqKaddy, their melodic mid-tempo beats and sexy lyrics are already heating up underground radio and dance floors in various markets across the U.S., Canada, Japan and Europe. Thug Seduction captivates you and elevates the mood. Infusing that old-school sultry and soulful R&B experience with todays edgy urban beats. The albums release is set for early 2007. Katt and Kavilovi formed Topp Notch Blaqkaddy Productions and Bobkatts soulful sound was highlighted on their first compilation, the album So Beautiful with a local rapper on Topp Notch Records. Bobkatts range and talent on the compilation has received international attention, creating a buzz and moving units in different parts of Japan, Europe and the U.S.. Katt has opened and even headlined with such artists as 112, H-Town, Brian McKnight, Tank, Lil Zane, Yuk, Spice 1, Tech N9ne, Devin the Dude, Silk Ski, Runaway Slaves, Slum Village, G-Dep, Mel Luv, MC Magic, Roca Dolla and many others. BobKatt is poised to explode in 2007 threw the future!
To learn more about Bobkatt or Topp Notch Records visit:
www.toppnotch.com or www.bobkattworld.com
BobKatt began performing at an early age. Growing up singing in the church choir and performing in local theatre productions, the 21-year-old singer/songwriter and producer graduated from the Phoenix Boys Choir with an emphasis on Classical and Jazz Accompaniment and Arrangement. In addition to his singing, dancing and acting, Katt also plays a multitude of instruments, including the piano, drums, alto saxophone, and harmonica.
Once he graduated high school, Katt set out in pursuit of his dream. He began early on singing for charity functions and high school events, providing hooks for other regional artists, and appearing multiple times on the Arizonas Finest compilation disc. He then caught the ear of Topp Notch Records President Amir Aziz and in spotting his talent, Aziz immediately signed BobKatt to a Management and Artist Development Deal in 2004. Katt and Kavilovi then formed Topp Notch Blaqkaddy Productions. BobKatts soulful sound was highlighted on their first compilation, the album So Beautiful with a local rapper. BobKatt and the compilation have received international attention, creating a buzz and moving units in different parts of Japan, Europe and the U.S.
Absolutely! I perform all over Arizona, Cali, Vegas, Utah and Texas. I also host the #1 Underground Rap Series in the Arizona, Southwest Rapstock every Thursday night at Jughead's. I'm also on a couple radio stations across the country right now. Mixtape Vol. 1 is available now so I'm back on the road to promote the album Thug Seduction Coming Soon.
The many respected influences in my early musical career range from Marvin Gaye and Smokey Robinson; to George Clinton and Parliament; to DAngelo, Joe, Mint Condition Jodeci, and Usher.
Keyboards, samplers and beat machines mostly...