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YONAS & DJ Ill_P
Booking: Tish Marie Tish@yonasmusic.com 212-555-5555; Manager: John Manganilla John@missionx.mobi 212-555-5555; Other: Beat Submissions email@example.com 212-555-5555
|# Years Experience Performing Live:
|# Live Perfomances Past Six-months:
||New York, NY: 101-150; Boston, MA: 51-75; DC Metro: 101-150
||The Triad - New York, NY; The Bowery Poetry Club - New York, NY; Times Square Arts Center - Manhattan, NY; Pianos - New York, NY; The Cutting Room - New York, NY; The Blender Theater @ Grammercy - New York, NY; The Mercury Lounge - New York, NY; CLUB TOUCH - New York City, NY; Club Metronome - Burlington, VT; Sputnik - Brooklyn, NY; Sullivan Hall - New York, NY; CMJ 205 Christie - New York, NY; The Knitting Factory - New York, NY; Club Le Social - Montreal, CA:QC; Fat Baby NYC - New York, NY; Pearl Street Ballroom - Northampton, MA; Trash Bar - Brooklyn, NY; Studio @ Webster Hall - New York, NY; S.O.B.'s - New York, NY; Santos Party House - New York, NY; Icons - Fairfax, VA; STAY - NEW YORK CITY, NY; The Dizzy Rooster - Austin, TX
||3OH3; Curren$y; Canibus; Kidz in the Hall; Blue Scholars; Big K.R.I.T.; DJ Envy; DJ Stretch Armstrong; Pharoahe Monch
||Kanye West; Mac Miller; Wiz Khalifa; J Cole
|Performing Rights Society:
||The Proven Theory LP—2011; I Could Single—2010; Nobody Else Single—2010; I Am Us LP—2009; New Golden Era LP—2008
About the Artist
Hailing from New York City, Yonas is one of hip-hop’s most-hyped emerging artists. Known for his incredibly unique style, the 27 year old makes it known that he is unlike anyone else in the game. Fusing thought provoking content, with crossover music production, Yonas has begun changing the face of music.
In just the past three years, Yonas has independently sold 80,000+ songs, 10,000+ Albums, and has consistently reached Top 5 on the iTunes Hip Hop Charts, Top 25 on the overall iTunes Albums Charts, and Top 50 on the Billboard Hip-Hop charts with multiple releases. In the Spring of 2013, Yonas's song Fall Back was featured in the major motion picture The Place Beyond The Pines, leading to similar song placements in major campaigns with Warrior Sports, Pepsi, Universal Music Group, and Atlantic Records in 2014 - 2015.
"Artist on the Verge" is a closed competition for nominated artists who have privately been notified.
Hip Hop Winner, July 2010
April 2009 Hip-Hop hosted by Bow Wow
January 2008 Hip-Hop
Reached 78th in Best of Urban chart in 2011. In the top 100 for 1 week.
December 2009 Gucci Mane "Puts You in the Spotlight” Premium Channel
July 2008 Hip-Hop
Top 40 in Pop Videos, September 2011
YONAS Featured In New York Magazine
by Yonas (formerly CAUSE) Featured #5 In New York Magazines "Mixed Drunks" section for out-doing 50 cent on his own track!! ("Ayo Technology Remix")
YONAS Featured In Rap Fanatic Magazine by
This is a Physical Magazine. I'll be featured in the July Issue. Look for it on your local stands.
"Nobody Else" Aired on NY's Power 105.1FM by
Yonas' song "Nobody Else" was found organically via blog buzz and selected to be played on one of NY's major Radio Stations, Power 105.1FM
"The Proven Theory" album review on OkayPlayer
by There’s something really interesting about Yonas’ new album The Proven Theory. Aside from the usual hip-hop rubric of, good choice of production, poignant song concepts, and thoughtful, quipping...