Beyond Tha Blocks
Personal Profile: Name: Reginald L. Lewis (AKA) Maskmanrll From: Birmingham, Alabama Marital Status: Single Hobbies: Basketball, working out, swimming, and playing a game of pool. Education: Currently attending college at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (U.A.B.) studying communications and music technology. Musical Experience: Background: I used to sing in the church choir, and I have performed at a club called the High Note Café and a Christian Club called Krunk for Christ with rapper Tha Programmer. I have also performed at a house party respectively in 2000 and 2001. I am a music producer and songwriter. (BMP/MBM Storms Music). I started around 1992 and have worked with many unknown artist from Alabama, Washington D.C., Maryland and New York. All artist were either R&B, or rap/hip hop. I took one semester of the business of music in 1994 from entertainment lawyer Lita Rosario at the University of the District of Columbia (U.D.C.). Ms. Rosario is credited in the discovery of Mya, Dru Hill, and Pure Soul from University Records. Musical Aspirations: I aspire to become a very successful music producer and songwriter and help any other fellow aspiring artist and producers along the way. Personal Profile: Name: Antwan Howell (AKA) Pioneer Age: 25 Birth Sign: Virgo Height: 6'5 Place of Birth: Birmingham, Alabama Marital Status: Single Children: 2 Hobbies: Puzzle games, writing, basketball, and swimming, riddles (highly complicated), and electronics. Education: GED, associate degree in computer, electronics, and telecommunications. FCC certified. At certified. Herzing College graduate. Musical Experience: Background: I began writing poetry at age 10. At age 13, I started producing music. I have produced tracks for local artists: Lukane (Album: Blow-Dat Game/Spit Dat Fii), Pretty Tony (Album: No plan B-produced all 12 tracks). I produced 3 demos. Over 138 songs written. Over 50 put to music to date. I have put together over 4 studios. I have performed rap battles and rap songs at various clubs in the Birmingham area including the Majestic and the High Note Café. I have freestyled in over 10 local studios and home studios. I hold a rap battle record of 99-2 against total opponents. Musical Aspirations: I aspire to establish a unique name in the music world. I also aspire to excel in the field of music production and songwriting. Personal Profile: Name: Martin L. Garner (AKA) Lukane Age: 29 Birthdate: Dec. 7, 1974 Height: 5'9 Hobbies: Exercising, and listening to music. Education: High School Diploma Musical Experience: Background: I produced and release a 4 song EP along with Pioneer and another rapper in 1999. I also produced in 2000. I performed at the High Note Café in Birmingham, and won two MC battles on Birmingham's 95.7 Jamz radio station. I am a writer, producer, rapper, and arranger. Musical Aspirations: I am building and working on the steps that will lead my associates and me on the stairway to success.