African pop singer, Jose Hendrix collaborates with American songwriter, Kelly Myers to launch pop music working across two continents. Using multiple languages - African, Latin, French and American rooted in the music. Kelly Myers-Robinson writes the songs in Kansas City, MO. Jose Hendrix records them in the Africa, the D.R of Congo. Jose records in Kinshasa. Jose Hendrix is a winner of Congo's Vodacom Best of the Best! $100k winner. EVERY SINGLE SONG MADE BJ LATIN ROCK TOP 10 CHARTS.The KC2 Congo project goal is to inspire artists, to share the music of America and Congo using broadband technology around the world. Our music gained Grammy-winner Darryl Swann's (Macy Gray Grammy producer) support you can hear on our song Kiando recorded in LA.
Jose Hendrix and The KC2Congo Project launch new song! Curtis Mayfield's Move On Up remake. Take a listen here. Let us know what you think. This song is meaningful as an artist to me (Kelly Myers), who struggles with inspiration and to Jose Hendrix whose fight to survive in Congo represents many struggling artists who have no voice in a faraway place of corruption and violence.
Jose Hendrix Bio
I'm Jose Hendrix Ndelo from Kinshasa, Capital of the Dem Republic of Congo. American songwriter, Kelly Myers and I have just finished recording our CD, Jose Hendrix - Embrace The Earth partnering from America to Africa. Kelly writes the songs inKansas City and sneds them to me in Congo to record and produce in a Congolese studio. Recently, Grammy winning producer, Darryl Swann took notice and produced our song, Kiando. All 15 songs from our CD were voted to Broadjam's Latin Rock Top 10 chart. Watch for Spring 2012 tour dates at www.josehendrix.com Thank you all - Jose and Kelly