"Kousan is an up and coming music producer/artist born and raised in NYC. Kousan has evidence of his musical talents dating back to the age of 5 where he started out with just a keyboard and a voice. His talents became apparent and his mother proceeded to push him towards his dreams. His knowledge and passion for music; stems from his early beginnings with the musicians and singers of his local church. Young Kousan in church was surrounded by many talented musicians and singers that lead him to learn the organ and the drums. With inspiration and motivation around him, at the age of 14 he began to pursue his career as a solo artist. Keeping his musical roots in mind, he sought out more knowledge on styles and genres of music. This personal journey through music led him to discover another level to his music. He created a unique sound that blends the strengths of R&B, HIP-HOP and Pop carefully together to form a sound and style all his own. His unique sound and ability to write and produce music with the knowledge of music engineering, mixing, and mastering is what propels him into the music industry. Through years of experience he learns the ins and outs of the music business, and uses that knowledge to become a producer full time.
Currently Kousan is a producer/artist with Republic House Management. Kousan music is an expression and it moves the soul. It has the ability to alter moods and change the focus of people’s minds. Kousan music is always original and unconventional in its entirety, he never writes about what others are writing about. He keeps his music close to him and always real, never typical nor mainstream. Kousan keeps the originality and realness of his music fresh because he realizes his music is powerful and can provide real release to his listeners. He likes to tackle real issues and experiences that people can relate to. Kousan is currently in the works of shooting the video for his single 'Side-Effects' off his untitled project due later this year. Check out the new single side effects available now on itunes."
Retro was born and raised in Broward county. Growing up was somewhat of a difficult thing to remember, being that he faces multiples of challenges. Being the youngest of four brothers, brought him many skills that would help in creating self-confidence. Up until the age of 6, he can remember his brothers constantly training me how to physically defend myself. With a growing rage of determination building my character, Retro later learned how to transfer his energy into more positive avenues. Retro first starting singing in the church choir. He was only a kid when he got his first solo, just a vague memory that he always remembers as he fell in love with music. As an artist Retro pursues an angle of self-evolving intelligence. For entertainment purposes, Retro is an imaginary friend to all listeners. He will come off to the audience as an inception to the realistically of human relationships. Like every super hero, Retro will rescue the minds of his listeners. During his Sophomore year of high school, it was then he began to pursue music outside of my norm. Retro joined the school chorus, where he began to read and write choral music. In which we made to our states competition and got superiors for the first time in our school history. 2016 is when he made the journey to New York to really pursue music full-time, being sign to Republic house mgmt. He was able to start working on his Untitled project which is due out this year.