Genres: Contemporary R&B, Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music
Isssa is an American contemporary R&B artist consisting of Minneapolis born Ishrafeel Wilson. He draws his influenced from artists like Kanye West, System of a Down, Owl City, Bryson Tiller and Black Sabbath.
#MPLS (M-P-L-S) delivers a sound that is all Minneapolis. Formerly known as BoomBox, #MPLS is the progressive product of the hip hop generation showcasing eight independent voices while exhibiting an exceedingly bold Funk and Soul sound. Described as “One of the most innovative, creative and entertaining bands today,” by Sounds of Blackness founder Gary Hines. #MPLS combines the talents of Jesse Larson and David Glen (Hustle Rose) on guitars, Ashley Commodore and Bree Turner on Vocals, Rob Coleman, on Synth Bass, David Billingsley on the keys, MC Beeph Morgan and Brandon Commodore (Mint Condition) on drums.
For those unfamiliar, Shawn Harris is an emerging artist, producer, & song-writer born in the slums of Liberia during an intense civil war & raised throughout the United States. Growing up primarily in Minneapolis, the Washington D.C. area, & Miami he credits all three cities for influencing his experimental, crafty, and ambient sound. Shawn now divides his time between Miami & Los Angeles, and is a member of the LA based music collective "Odd Dream Republic" which also houses the likes of singer-songwriter Johnny Rain & many talented others.
Shawn Harris is currently working on his debut EP which is still untitled but is said to be a worthwhile and experimental experience. Except it later this summer or early fall.