The new single from ‘RJ Griffith’ puts a new twist on RJ’s customary R&B sound, pairing Griffith and ‘Becki Yates’ behind an EDM beat

RJ Griffith has teamed up with UK pop singer and former X Factor contestant, Becki Yates, for his latest single “When We Love.” The song puts a new twist on RJ’s customary R&B sound, pairing Griffith and Yates behind an EDM beat while singing about a complicated relationship, which many of us can relate to, especially during the current state of our world. The song started out as an idea years ago when RJ and Becki were introduced through their managers back in 2017. However, with RJ living in Chicago, Illinois in the US and Becki living in Northamptonshire in the UK, a collaboration seemed unlikely initially. Although over three thousand miles away from each other, Griffith and Yates decided to keep in touch, bouncing song ideas and instrumentals off of each other until they finally found the right combination and decided to create a song together. Considering the great distance and costly travel to do an in-person studio session together, each artist recorded their vocals in their respective cities and they were eventually mixed and mastered together to create the culmination of “When We Love.” The finished product turned out amazing, but getting to that point was a much […]

Ex-break dancer has music break as personal trainer to big names

Allen Kerr shows how once you have a foot in the door, hard work and ability to get your musical career the exposure it needs. This story first appeared on 2014-03-26 15:02:30 on Starting out in a break dancing troupe, Allen Kerr toured the UK performing in nightclubs, at parties, at Pineapple Studios and was asked to dance in various pop promos. Meanwhile, Allen Kerr started singing and writing his own songs and had his break 15 years later after getting himself work as personal trainer to likes of singer David Gray, broadcaster Lisa Burke and investigative journalist Donal Macintyre amongst many others. As he improved his vocals and song-writing, Allen Kerr soon started to get offers from independent artists and record labels and has worked with X factor finalist Andy Abrahams. His first album “A Part Of Me”- out later this year – was drawn from his experiences over the last 15 years while involved in music and dance. Mix of R&B Allen Kerr delivers an eclectic mix of R&B, soul, pop and country, which he heard his father sing and listen to. His musical influences include Luther Vandross, Babyface and other 80’s soul, rap, dance and electro. […]