The Urban Influencer Radio [EPISODE 19]: Garren and T'melle
Welcome to this week's episode of The Urban Influencer Radio. On this program, our host Kazu will be interviewing a variety of guests and showcase new music that we discovered! For this week's show, we are very excited to have Garren and T'melle!
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Born and raised in Compton, Garren gained viral success with his single “Wrong Way”, which premiered by Ebro on Beats 1 and charted in the top ten. Shortly after, his collaboration with YFN Lucci on “You Know That” surpassed 3 million views. Outside of music, Garren remains an active member of his community, giving back to charities and working with local nonprofits. Garren’s upcoming EP “Normal” is set to release this February.
T'Melle was discovered by the late Lisa "Left Eye" Lopez of TLC. Lopez added her to one of her girl groups, Egypt.Although she was a teenager, she convinced her parents to support her move to Atlanta, Georgia, so she could continue her career path. Through diligent hard work and focus, T'Melle was introduced to Walter Sutton, CEO of Infra-Red Entertainment, an Atlanta-based entertainment company. While in Atlanta, T'Melle perfected every aspect of her craft and captured the attention of R&B notable Usher Raymond. Soon after, she traveled with Usher on a European tour as his only female background singer. Grammy Award-winning producer, Tricky Stewart, who was also captivated by her vocals and stage performance style, took her under his wing, which aided in her advancement as an artist. T'Melle's most recent album, "The Interview", was released in 2013. It was led by the single Go To War, which was released in April 2011. "Pill" was released on Rapper Future's Mixtape "Welcome 2 Mollyworld" in late August. In October 2015 she released her uptempo Single "Drop it down"! Her New Song "Cross the line ft. Kevin Gates" released in summer 2016.