Twenty Two B West-coast recording artist & musical multi-talent Twenty Two B has been electrifying the local scene in Los Angeles, California and making incredible moves with his music to leave a lasting impact on every audience he’s been in front of. Twenty Two B has overcome an unbelievable amount of twists and turns throughout his life to become the musician & man he is today; and now with his captivating style and his commitment to truly entertain, the hard-work, dedication and perseverance he’s put in is leading him straight to the top. Before his eventual move to L.A.,Twenty Two B grew up on the Ivory Coast of West Africa before having to flee the country as a political refugee after war had broken out.
Experiencing the loss of friends & family members, the war had such an impact on his homeland that it became a daily fight for survival; and wanting to escape away from this horror to start himself a better life eventually put him on that plane to Los Angeles…never to look back. Immediately diving into his passion for music, this singer/songwriter began to take hold of his destiny instantly as he pursued the challenging life ahead of a career in music. Inspired by the surrounding peace and no longer haunted by the echoes of warfare – Twenty Two B had truly set himself free in ways he’d never thought possible & had yet to imagine. Combining incredible & exciting new sounds in a blending of pop-music with a rock/hip-hop edge, the occasional trip into psychedelic funk, and his natural ability to connect to the people through his music has seen the reputation for this captivating performer grow and expand with support daily.
Playing reputable venues as word continues to spread; has been seen Twenty Two B exciting audiences at well-known clubs like Whisky A Go Go, House Of Blues, The Mint, The Cat Club and also right near the water at events like the Venice Beach Music Festival. Inspired completely by the continuing support and love for his music; passion, Twenty Two B skills, creativity and desire are all at their maximum at this very moment in time. Writing and recording new, unique & dynamic material and in the studio day and night – you can expect the new album from Twenty Two B , titled In The Making, to pop into your speakers in 2015.
Q:When you decide it’s time to make a new record, is that more exciting or stressful?
Ans: When i decide to make a new record it’s so exciting. The feeling of creation
Q: How do you shut things out?
Ans: How shut things down by meditation.
Q: How easily do songs tend to come to you?
Ans : Song do come by life experiences
Q: What’s your motto or the advice you live by?
Ans: Fear nothing trust God work hard take action
Q: You write all of your own music; where do you draw inspiration from when you write songs and what’s your favorite part about the proccess?
ANS:I write all my songs from the source God. And from everyday life story
Q:What is your favorite song to sing live?
My favorite song to sing live is Back Off Haters
Q:Do you have any advice for anyone wanting to sing as a career or just advice about careers in general?
Ans :The advice i would give to upcoming artist Never give up work hard take action.
Q:Do you have any events coming up or recording going on right now?
Ans:I will be playing live 8/27/2017 at The Mint LA, Nissan stadium Nashville Tennesse 9/17/2017, Whisky A Gogo LA 10/25/2017, State Social House LA 9/28/2017 .
Q:When and why did you start playing?
ANS : Learn from my mum she was a folk singer in West Africa The Ivory Coast RIP, Mum 10 My all family love music my wife Jarde she sing soul, my son Gabriel sing and dance and my daughter Genevive sing and dance learning how to play guitar .
Q:Do you have any song coming up or recording going on right now?
Ans :MY next single coming out soon What Next
To find out more about Twenty Two B, visit his website at twentytwob.com, or follow him on social media on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Fans can also check out his music on Soundcloud and YouTube.