R!P (ECLECTIC SHADE)
R!P (R. I. P) A.K.A Fish The Resurrector also the founder of the Group Eclectic Shade of the music family D-Funk grew up in Midwest City Oklahoma heavily influenced by The Gheto Boyz, Outkast, and N.W.A. as well as 60’s and 70’s R &B, Soul and Funk. Started out with poetry and storytelling in High school until a close friend motivated him to form his story’s into music and the rest was history. R!P recorded his first unreleased single to an instrumental of “It Was a Good Day (Remix)” by Ice Cube sampled from The Staple singers “Another Day” and Parliament’s “Sir Nose D’Voidoffunk.
After starting a family and a career in the military he placed music on a 10 year hold until reuniting with Stretch Luv of Habitual and D-Funk who influenced him once again to pick up his pad and pen. He released his first album in 2012 with the help of the sultry and smooth vocals of high school friend Charlie Maculit titled “Dark Epic Fantasy”. His second album “Portrait of a Masterpiece” is due out in March of 2014. He has also appeared on The Dizfunktional album “Destination Funk” as well as the Habitual Album “Clone crisis on Earth”. He is currently working on a vast variety of projects with other artist as well as his third album simply titled R!3.