Jazz Saz-Man Elan Trotman is a graduate of the Berklee College of Music in Boston. Trotman has toured and recorded with an A-list of artists that include Jeffrey Osborne, Jonathan Butler, Roberta Flack, Earl Klugh and Keiko Matsui. With over 10 Billboard singles to his credit as an independent artist, Elan continues to be an ambassador for fusing his native music of the Caribbean (Barbados) with jazz and soul. In 2014 Elan founded the Barbados Jazz Excursion & Golf Tournament in support of the Never Lose Your Drive Foundation, which provides free instrumental music lessons to elementary school students.
Althea Rene began her musical journey at the tender age four in Detroit, MI. She studied classical music while attending Howard University in Washington D.C. and later gained further musical inspiration from the accomplishments of Yusef Lateef, Ian Anderson, and her father, one of Motown's original Funk Brothers, Dezie McCullers. She has since developed her own creative style. In May 2013, she released her fifth project "In The Flow". That single and title track became her biggest hit and reached number one ranking on both the Billboard Chart and the Smooth Jazz Chart. Althea Rene made history by becoming the first flute player in the history of Billboard Chart to reach the number one spot.
Tracy Hamlin has performed alongside numerous music legends including Carlos Santana, Marcus Miller, Jonathan Butler, Esperanza Spalding and Chaka Khan, to name a few. She toured internationally as lead background vocalist for Disco Queen, Gloria Gaynor, as well as being credited as vocal arranger on Gloria’s last project. Tracy also toured internationally as the lead vocalist with Jazz recording group, Pieces of a Dream.
Hamlin executive produced five solo albums through her own label, DMH Records, LLC, ‘Seasons’ (2005), ‘Better Days’ (2009), ‘This is My Life’ (2013), ‘Home’ (2013) and ‘No Limits’ (2015).
The songstress fuses the boundaries between Soul, Jazz, R&B and House music and has experienced significant international success, holding the #1 position on the UK Soul Charts for two weeks with Better Days, and also for two weeks with This is My Life in 2013. Her project, No Limits held the #1 position on the UK Soul Charts for five weeks in 2015!