My Majic 102.3 is embracing local talent and so every Monday, Mymajicdc.com will prominately feature a local artist on the site.
One Monday out of the month, My Majic 102.3 will host a New Music Monday listening party that will feature an artist that has been featured online and has received the most votes.
If you would like to be featured on My Majic’s New Music Monday please send your song in an MP3 format, your photo, your bio, contact information and a link to your music artist page to Ksmith@radio-one.com with ‘New Music Monday’ in the subject line.
This week’s featured artist is guiltypleasures.
Hailing from the Washington DC Metropolitan area, and bearing a sound reminiscent of Atlantic Starr, Incognito, and Brand New Heavies, guiltypleasures captivates audiences with a mix of soulful, dynamic vocals and deep, laid-back grooves.
Mycah Chevalier’s sultry voice is well known on the Baltimore jazz scene. She has shared the stage with legendary artists such as The Whispers, Patti Labelle, and Luther Vandross and her singles “Back and Forth” and “Forgiveness” are currently receiving airplay in both the U.S. and abroad.
Kal El has lent his smooth vocal talents to artists such as Ledisi, Maysa, Lalah Hathaway, Rahsaan Patterson and Raheem DeVaughn. He is also the lead male vocalist for the popular Grown and Sexy go-go band, “Faycez U Know”.
Drummer Vinton Jones is on The A-List of go-to drummers in the DC Metro Area. He has most recently performed with The Temptations and has handled drum duties for Marcus Johnson, Jean Carne, Michael Henderson, Bobbi Humphrey, gospel great Walter Hawkins and others.
Bassist Rick White, is the band’s principal writer, arranger and producer and serves as guiltypleasures’ musical director.
Deep, laid-back grooves with mature lyrics are evident in the guiltypleasures debut CD entitled, “lovestories”.
guiltypleasures’ latest single entitled, “Anticipation (The Remix)”, featuring Mycah Chevalier and Kal El on vocals, captures the essence of guiltypleasures with a performance that is sure to leave listeners wanting more.
So, sit back relax and enjoy the ride…
Listen to their music below.
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