I'm an Alternative Hip Hop Artist that has different sounds such as Jazz, Funk, and Rock.
Modest Jon is a great artist and performer. I've featured him at my Unplugged+Live Concert Series and have hired him as an opening act. Consistently, Jon provides a live show that has great energy, commands the room, and is soulful. He sings, raps, has a live band, and plays guitar. I'd recommend him for your next event!
Price Range: $250 and up
Gig Length: 20 - 60 minutes
What to Expect
Modest Jon brings high energy each time he touches the stage and loves to interact with the crowd while performing. You can expect raw talent solo and as well with a band.
With a genre of Alternative Hip Hop, Modest Jon’s music displays Soul, Love, and Empowerment. He has an eccentric style mixed with Funk, Jazz, and Rock combined with complex lyrics that brings listeners into his world. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, rapper, poet, and songwriter Modest Jon has taken on stages such as McGlohon theatre, Halton theatre, Catawba College, and University of South Carolina at Lancaster
Being raised in the church, his talent dates back to his early years of singing on the choir. His musical influences later became that of purists such as David Ruffin of the Temptations, Outkast, Tupac, and Lauryn Hill. While other’s may focus on the fame, fortune, and bright lights of the industry, Modest Jon’s work presents raw and real life content.
His current single Black Wise off his debut EP titled "Optimistic" is an ode to the inner city community. Its strength lies in its funk and hip hop blend, and is available for download on iTunes and Amazon.
Additional Booking Notes
Would need to know if a sound technique would be able prior to performances and what equipment would be provided.
Modest Jon- Flower
Modest Jon- Seperation
Modest Jon- Open Eye/Lauryn Hill Doo Wop mash up
Modest Jon- GhostRiders
Willam DeVaughn- Be Thankful for What You Got
B.O.B.- Can i Fly
Ceelo Green- Under Tha Influence
Kendrick Lamar- "I"
Influences & Inspiration
The Temptations, Isley Brothers, Michael Jackson, Jimi Hendrix, Prince, Tupac, Outkast, Ceelo Green, Lauryn Hill, and Kendrick Lamar.
Amps (if needed for band)