We are excited to announce our Performing Artist for #KHADE2016, P. Lowe! You already know it’s going to be ridiculous! Be sure to get your tickets HERE!
P. Lowe is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, composer, music engineer and entrepreneur. Professionally engaged in music for over a decade, Lowe is no stranger to the industry. In addition to the saxophone, Lowe can play 6 other instruments. Lowe also speaks and writes music in 4 different languages. Lowe has experience in several genres of music and his talents are transcendent. His band “i95” smoothly blends Kizomba/Zouk, Rock, Neo-Soul, Afro-House and Hip-Hop into one energetic and harmonious performance.
P. Lowe (attending Brown University and Harvard University as well) has a global interest that landed him two national tours and four international tours. During his 1st international tour in 2011, P. Lowe was a member of D. Lopes’ “Energy” group. The Energy group was nominated for two Cape Verde Music Awards in 2012; “Best Hip-Hop Song” and “Best Artist on Stage”. The Energy group left Cape Verde with “Best Artist on Stage” award.
Known for his energetic stage-performance, P. Lowe has performed on BET’s 106 & Park and at SOB’s in New York City. He’s built a name by performing with notable artists including Wale, LL Cool J, Ludacris, Slim of 112, Nikki Jean and Irving Washington of the 90’s R&B Group Portrait. In September 2011, Lowe’s company Clef Masters Music Group & ChristMirr Enterprise released P. Lowe’s first solo single, “Sodade D Bo” featuring Chachi Carvalho. “Sodade D Bo” is a combination of Zouk (Afro-Creole style of music originating in Brazil and French West Indies), R&B & Hip-Hop. “Sodade D Bo” peaked at #1 in Cape Verde and the video has aired on television stations world-wide. Lowe’s 1st solo project self titled “P. Lowe” was officially released Summer 2012 that feature singles “Sodade D Bo” and “Misses Tarada” featuring Elji (also known as Elji Beatz Killa) along with other Alternative Rock, Jazz and R&B/Hip-Hop sounds. Now signed to Isis Records of America and DK Entertainment of France, Lowe has just released his newest singles. These singles include So Mas Um with Chachi Carvalho, Estranha featuring Mika Mendes, So Um Beijo produced by M&N Pro, and Vida E Boa. The strength of these singles landed Lowe his most recent 2013 summer tour in Cape Verde.
In addition to his growing international fan base and occasional performances in New York City, he has captured the crowds in the areas such as West Coast, Boston, Miami, D.C., and Philadelphia where he performed at GrassROOTS Foundation’s benefit charity launch, co-founded by Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter of The Roots. P. Lowe’s YouTube channel has over half-million views. Lowe has released his 1st official solo project Saxo-Kizomba Vol. 1 and is currently on a promotional tour.