Brandon Howard is irrefutably creating the hottest sounds in today’s new generation of music. His talents of percussion and piano, smooth vocals, along with his ability to combine old school and new school music, gain him national and international recognition. “B. Howard” as he is known in the industry, is successfully establishing himself as a highly respected producer, songwriter, and artist.
Though B. Howard is just making his mark on U.S airwaves; he is no stranger to success. Through 6 Point’s deal with Universal Records Japan, B. Howard’s heavily anticipated debut album, “Genesis” was released in Summer 2010 to critical and commercial success.
Howard is blessed to have worked with a wide range of mainstream artists. The long list includes U.S. artists such as Ne-Yo, Chris Brown, Missy Elliott, Ciara, Jason Derulo, Trey Songz, Vanessa Hudgens, Jay Sean, and Lupe Fiasco. The list also includes international acts such as Wind-z, Japanese Pop Diva Koda Kumi, Risa Hirako, K-Pop sensation Jay Park, and Nigerian recording act 2face Idibia.
Currently, B. Howard is working on his U.S. debut project.
B. Howard is an accomplished musician, producer, and songwriter of some of the best pop songs on the airwaves. He was raised in a pop culture world in a home filled with musicians and found that this was to be his calling also.
He has worked with artists who include but is not limited to Marques Houston, Bow Wow, Omarion, Wyclef Jean, Missy Elliott, Clara, Jason Derulo, Trey Songz, Venessa Hudgens, Jay Sean, and Lupe Fiasco. One of many highlights in B. Howard’s career is his production of “Ke Nako”, a song featured on the Official World Cup Album and released globally through Sony Music. It also solidified his official debut as a recording artist.
Brandon was born in Los Angeles. He was raised between Los Angeles and Chicago. Howard’s mother, Miki Howard, is a Grammy-nominated R&B singer-songwriter. B. Howard spent much of his early years at Hayvenhurst, as his mother was managed by Joe Jackson.
His talent for music was noticed at an early age. At the age of 6, after first learning the fundamentals of percussion with a pair of sticks and a shoebox, B. discovered radio and became intrigued with the vocal and production style of Frank Sinatra and other pop music greats. After teaching himself how to play the piano, he wrote his first song, “Spiderwebs” when he was just 10 years old.
Friday November 12th B. Howard is releasing a new song: ‘Don’t Be A Stranger’. So stay tuned!