Keith Grooves featuring Farisha hits the Charts. Dance Pop artist Keith Grooves hits the charts in the US and Europe with his new Dance single “Pages”. Promoted to the world by Musik Radio Promotions. https://soundcloud.com/keith-grooves
Keith Grooves Bio
New York City Native, Keith”Grooves”Edwards started playing drums at age 10. He Matured quickly in his teens and played throughout the city with various local artists. At age 16, Keith assembled a select group and entered a City-Wide talent competition, where his group won the contest and was then brought to the attention of Bob Schwaid and Erick King, who at the time were handling R&B,Disco Star Evelyn ”Champagne”” King (Shame)1979 RCA, I’m In Love 1981 RCA. The group was then signed to there production company Sight & Sound Management. Keith’s band would on ocassion open shows for Ms. King as well as the Drifters” and The Jimmy Castor Bunch”.
Keith continued his career working with such artists as Actor/Dancer- Obba Babatunde,Keyboardist Bernard Wright,Vocalist Audrey Wheeler(Jeff Lorber Fusion, Chaka Khan),Vocalist Fonzi Thornton(Luther Vandross) and Vocalist Tawahta Agee an original member of the R&B group Mtume. Latin Music Producer Sergio George, Jazz Artist and Producer Terry Burrus and R&B Producer Keith Andes
Keith also played drums for Jessie D” who was the lead singer of the popular Tommy Boy/Warner Bros. Recording group: Force MD’S. In 1989, Keith Embarked on a recording project, Quest for Excellence, which was signed to Independent Record label Midtown Records. This endeavor enjoyed regional and club success and was given a great review in Billboard Mag. (August 1989) In April 1991 Keith worked with Legendary Jazz Artist George Benson, and wrote and recorded two songs with him prior to his 1992 Love Remembers CD release. In 1995, Keith studied with veteran engineer and producer Jeff Dovner and 3 time Grammy Award winner Jimmy”The Senator” Douglas at New York’s Modern Recording Workshop were he received another audio engineering certification.
In 1997, Keith was signed to Australian Record label Odessa Records as an Artist, Producer,Remixer and is enjoying the success of 4 songs on 4 compilations released in Japan and Germany and the USA. In 2000 Keith wrote and produced for Atlanta Actress Vocalist and Voice Over Artist Dawn Bynoe and while working on that project, he met Atlanta record executive and producer Oga Otumala, Owner of Majesty Studios where he went on to work with Fannie Brown(James Brown’s Sister)and James Brown Back Up Band, The First Family Of Soul. Keith currently owns and operates, Sound Of Music Entertainment (S.O.M.E.) Recording, which is a full service Record Company and Music Production Company consisting of Songwriters, Music Producers and Audio Engineers, Based In New York, Atlanta and Pennsylvania. Keith, also continues to play live shows, as well as write and produce for himself as well as other talented artists.