New York, NY (PRWEB) September 04, 2014
After channeling the spirit of “dream pop” through her debut outing, “Solid State Sun” (2013), Jackie Highway returns with a 90’s inspired hip hop quirk pop smash single, featuring hip hop artist Je The Vandl.
Weaving a funky cool web with her take on the heavyhearted, sexy and the hopeful, the “Big Bad” single exhibits a Jackie Highway with hip hop perspectives, earthly depth, and a sharpened skill set – in both her talents as a poetic princess as well as a classically trained violinist. Her masterful violin production is also displayed on the track. Je The Vandl brings a punchy cool flow to the track, with his cooler than ever tone and effortless flow. Together their mash up is seducing and undeniable proof of what power collabs are all about.
A striking followup, and a testament to an impassioned musician on the rise, “Big Bad” is both a benchmark and a springboard; Jackie Highway and Je The Vandl are making power moves, and their fans are loving it! Jackie Highway and Je The Vandl will be performing live October 18th, 2014 at Chicago hot spot “Debonair Social Club” for a debut performance!
The music video for the “Big Bad” single, proves the synergetic magic these two break out artists have, displaying a new take on hip hop and pop, infused with whimsical lyrics and creative storytelling visuals that leave you wanting more.
ABOUT JACKIE HIGHWAY
Jackie Highway is the 1 woman musical adventure of multi instrumentalist Angie Shyr. Bound to the road from a young age, Shyr's formative years were molded around classical music lessons. Having mastered the piano and violin, bass and beat making, and intent to leave no musical stone unturned, she pounced on any opportunity that came her way, performing with the likes of Guster, Led Zeppelin, The B52s, TheTemptations, and The O’Jays. With bags packed full of inspiration, Jackie Highway was born.
ABOUT JE THE VANDL
Born artist Joshua " JE the VANDL" Ellis to the core. As an animation graduate from the elite Art Instituteof Atlanta, he truly has an understanding and passion about the arts, which has lead to a higher level of artistry. Inspired by hip hop legends like JayZ, LL Cool J, Kool Moe Dee, Big Daddy Kane, and Mos Def, JE had made a name for himself with his unique and unparalleled approach to music. By combining intricate and involved metaphors and similes with witty and intelligent punch lines, his music gives a refreshing twist to "the art of storytelling".
More Info: http://jackiehighway.com
Big Bad Music Video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vEEkC9t76yI
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