The EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE MUSIC BUSINESS BUT WERE AFRAID TO ASK music seminar was a a great success. Great panels and peformances. We will do another one in June.
DJ GuyWes, Yadin Kol, Factzitiz, Damon Karl, Twelve, Dinahlynn Biggs, Uncle Jamz, Alaina Renae, Rodney Stepp, Skypp, Mz. Amber Nicole, Steve Cooper
Pictures after the concert with Babyface in Louisville, Kentucky on February 14, 2018
Endure with Babyface
Skypp with Babyface
Damon Karl with Babyface
Upcoming Events for MECAP Music and Entertainment Acts
Tuesday, March 13th
Sasé at Traditions on the Beach, Sanibel Island, FL.
Wednesday, March 14th
Stepp-Walker Project performs at The Jazz Kitchen at 5377 N. College Ave, Indianapolis, IN at 7:00 PM.
Skypp is interviewed on the LLBP Radio Show on Nuu Beat Radio.
Thursday, March 15th
Skypp films A Taste of Sound with Oskar. Air date to be announced.
Saturday, March 17th
Damon Karl performs with Mariah Ivey at State Street Pub, Indianapolis, IN.
Friday, March 23rd
Sasé has a private gig at The Landings, Wheelhouse, Fort Myers, FL.
Sunday, March 25th
DJay Prodigy performs at Elevation Bar and Lounge in Sherman Oaks, CA.
Tuesday, March 27th
Sasé at Traditions on the Beach, Sanibel Island, FL.
Friday, March 30th
Twelve performs at Club Future, 9439 E. Washington Street at 8:00 PM.
Saturday, March 31st
Skypp performs at Nap Or Nothing (TBA).
UPCOMING SPRING RELEASES
New music from KB Da Monsta, Damon Karl, Skypp, Twelve, Endure, debut single by Factzitiz and more.
Available now, "YOU'RE MY FRIEND" by The We Belong Bunch. The single and music video are the vision of Dr. Samuel Johnson, Jr. of Together We Focus, LLC. They serve as a prelude to his children's story "The We Belong Bunch: Pookie J.'s School Day" that will drop later.
Congratulations to our artist Skypp for being named one of the Top 10 artists of Indiana.
Indianapolis native son DJay Prodgy, who now lives in Los Angeles, released his debut single on Friday, January 12th with "UNDERDOG ANTHEM".
The song is about the downcast person that makes the come up. Both the music video & single release are available, now.
The song features Skypp & Damon Karl.
Our consulting division of MECAP Music worked with Indianapolis rapper Woogie on his album FEAR LESS from Five Seventeen Entertainment. The album dropped on January 19th. The first single is "PARANOID". MECAP artist Skypp is featured on the album track "FAITH".
After the very successful show in Nashville on August 11th, the legendary Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds poses with Endure & Skypp.
Through our venture with Milestone Talent Agency we at MECAP Music and Entertainment are pleased to announce our roster expansion with the following acts:
• Rebekah Meldrum
• Jeremy Gregory
• Adrienne Col
The new single from Starz Of Da Bizzare titled WAYY UPP will be released Friday, September 1st. The track is produced by E-Bo.
Check out the brand new music videos of Twelve with BALLOUTT & KB Da Monsta SPREAD on MECAP Music's YouTube channel. The Twelve video features a cameo appearance by Skypp, and the KB Da Monsta video has cameo appearances from Damon Karl & Twelve.
Twelve | BALLOUTT
KB Da Monsta | SPREAD
Also, out now is the video for OVERRATED by Skypp featuring MMYP & Amber Nicole.
Skypp | OVERRATED
Damon Karl | COLORS OF THE WORLD
DJay Prodigy | UNDERDOG ANTHEM
Music lovers, we are proud to present our latest music releases.
The long-awaited return of Twelve, our longest running label act, with a banger of a single called BALLOUTT. You last heard from him on his single HOW LOW.
While Twelve has had the singles LIKE MAGIC, FULL and the aforementioned HOW LOW, he was also a part of the song HEAD IN THE CLOUDS that featured Skypp and D.Hittz.
BALLOUTT was produced by D.Hittz. Music video coming soon.
Skypp is back with a head-turning song called BENEFICIAL. It is the first release from his new album JAFFE II.
Produced by Zero Tha Composer, this track serves as the initial serving of his 17-cut follow-up album to JAFFE which featured the fan-favorite single BOTTLED WATER.
Other Skypp singles include HORNS & HALOS, NO SHAME, UNSUNG HEROES and SOMEBODY BETTER TELL 'EM.
The new single introduces newcomer Amber Nicole Fisher adding vocal touches to the song. The single is accompanied by a music video that was filmed and directed by Tyler Hoyt.
The new single by R&B chanteuse Sasé is called ON THE CHEEK. This is a two-version selection: a radio edit and a remix by DJ David Edge.
Produced by Uncle Jamz & E-Bo, the radio edit features Reggie Griffin on guitar and Skypp on a rap break. Additional production was handled by The LaBeaud Boys (G LaBeaud Labeaud & Jim LaBeaud).
The remix version was done by DJ David Edge. Indianapolis native Tanya Pugh is a co-writer on this song. This is the Florida-based songstress' follow-up to TAKING BACK MY LOVE. Her previous singles were CUPID YOU MADE A MISTAKE, NUMB and IF I TOLD YOU.
A brand new joint by KB Da Monsta titled SPREAD features vocals from Juice Soul, and it is produced by R. House Music and with a vocal arrangement by J.B. of Endure, The Davenport, Iowa emcee is ready to take the ladies on an excursion, guaranteed to please.
You last heard from KB on his big single TELL ME featuring LIL WAYNE. His previous singles were WHEN U READY (GET 'EM) featuring 2 Chainz, 'BOUT 2 SHAKE SUMTHIN', STUPID and ON TOP OF MY SH*T, plus a collaboration single with Skypp and Shank called SLEEPING GIANT.
The debut single by Damon Karl called COLORS OF THE WORLD is available, now. The song, produced by Uncle Jamz & Peanut, is very poignant with lyrics that will surely catch one's ear, Karl plays acoustic guitar on the song and is accompanied by Peanut on drums, Rodney Stepp on keyboards, Lee Walker on bass guitar, Greg Russell on electric guitar, Uncle Jamz on tambourine, Edge on additives and Brandon Bush & Bigtimes Wifi on chants.
JAFFE II is available now as well, featuring appearances from Mark Battles, Poindexter, Maxie, Moneyman Yungpimpin (MMYP), Wiz, Woogie Mann and Sir Gutta.
Also featured is instrumentalist Steve Cooper on several tracks and vocalist Amber Nicole on several selections. In addition to Zero Tha Composer, there are tracks produced by Sincere Tha Truth, D.Hittz and L.T.
A documentary is also forthcoming filmed by J Mane Carter.
The project was engineered by Legacey with mastering & creative consultation provided by Shadowkat Nightson and Warren 'Three V' Harris.
M.E.C.A.P. stands for Music Entertainment Consulting And Production.
We manage artists.
We provide experienced management services for artists.
We produce & write music.
We provide exceptional music production & songwriting services for our roster & clients.
We offer consulting services.
We provide consulting services for artists & musicians looking to impact an ever-changing music industry.
We are an independent record label.
Our motto is 'Let the music play', and that we do with a variety of R&B, Hip-Hop/Rap, Smooth Jazz, Rock and Pop musical genres.
The owner of M.E.C.A.P., Sid "Uncle Jamz" Johnson, is a music business veteran that has worked with Babyface, Mariah Carey, Usher, Midnight Star, Monica, Anthony Hamilton, The Game, Next, The Deele, Shalamar, The Boys and Plies to name a few.
Uncle Jamz has achieved 2 GRAMMY awards, 9 RIAA gold albums, 7 RIAA platinum albums, 2 Billboard awards and 6 BMI awards.