All de Tings for de Band 1
All De Tings For De Band Is Carlos Francis' second release for Open Space Records. Carlos has performed with guitarist Julio Fernandez of Spyrogyra,vocalist Allison Williams (Just Call My Name),Phoebe Snow and DJ/bassist Jeff Fox (Kiss FM). Carlos Francis has recorded with Lauryn Hill,Wyclef Jean,Charles Earland and Kool & The Gang and many more. Carlos has performed for a plethora of entertainers that include: Star Jones Reynolds,Brenda Blackmon (My9),Bill Lee (Spikes's dad),Lynn Whitfield,Byron Scott(N.O.Hornets),Scott Stevens (future Hall of Famer-NJ Devils),Russ Salzberg (My9),Magic Johnson,Joe Fraizer,Samuel L. Jackson,Laurence Fishburne,Danny Aiello,Mick Jagger,Russell Simmons,Bruce Springsteen,Eli Manning,Jim Brown,Lou Duva,Murad Muhammed and Jackie Collins.Carlos also received a personal phone call fron Tyler Perry to perform in one of his projects. Carlos is constantly meeting entertainers like: Ja Rule,Ed Lover and Dr. Dre,Jaime Foxx,Toni Braxton,Terrence Howard,Roberta Flack,Alicia Keys,India Arie,J.B.Smooth,Bill Rhoden,Foxy Brown,Lil'Kim,Kelly Rowland,Nelly,Noreaga,Jenifer Lewis,Denzil Washington,Lionel Richie,Penny Marshall,Courtney Vance,Angela Bassett,Whitney Houston,Christopher Williams,Ben Chavis, Spike Lee and many,many more. Carlos most recent T.V.appearances has been on Direct T.V.(Word Network) with the Provision of Promise Ministries (under direction of Ernest Leonard and Joeseph Leonard) and Channel 7 and Channel 9 News with the blues/jazz band Swingadelic (a performance for New York Govenor Pataki and New York Mayor Bloomberg). Carlos is a fantastic musician,trumpeter,flugelhornist,vocalist,composer and arranger who literally does........ ALL DE TINGS FOR DE BAND.