Top Boy Round Here consists of four members, Silvar Laidlow (Singer/Emcee), Dap CEO (Emcee), Toni Mari (Singer) and Jay Rockwell (DJ). All four members have achieved great success in their previous fields and all have the experience and hunger to take Top Boy Round Here right to the top of the charts! Their exciting, fresh and energetic vibe has already been supported by a string of North East radio stations and DJ’s, and now they are ready to take to their sound worldwide. Top Boy Round Here is in fact Newcastle’s first urban super group.
Here we get their jump off single ‘Dreams’ which is complimented by a promotional video that is more like a ‘who’s who’ of North East! Featuring the cast of MTV’s Geordie Shore, Big Brother winner Anthony Hutton, street dancers Bionic Funk from Britain’s Got Talent along with a cameo from I’m A Celebrity’s David Guest, this video received 3000 hits in its first day of being on You Tube with numerous websites, on-line magazines and blogs including Grime Daily already showing support, as well as Top Boy Round Here already getting booked for various music festivals. Expect a lot more from Top Boy Round Here in 2011. expect a lot more!!!
Top Boy Round Here – meet the members.
SILVAR LAIDLOW (singer/emcee) has already released four classic mixtapes. He touched the hearts of millions worldwide with his performance of ‘Mama’ on Sky One’s Must Be The Music TV Show. He has also collaborated with The Game on the underground smash ‘We On This’ as well as supporting the likes of N-Dubz, Neyo, Chipmunk & Dizzee Rascal.
DAP CEO (emcee) has had a solo career spanning nearly seven years. He has consistently released music and has collaborated with some of the biggest names in urban music scene such as Lil Wayne, Professor Green & Shola Ama to name only a few. DAP has also had many of his promotional music videos play-listed on Channel AKA & MTV Base as well as supporting the likes of Sugababes, Mims, Plan B & Tinie Tempah.
TONI MARI (singer/vocalist) has performed live at the 02 Arena next to artists such as the chart-topping Tinchy Stryder & Roll Deep. She went to school with Cheryl Cole and is also related to Tom Cruise! Her lush vocals help to give Top Boy Round Here that infectious sound, that gives them massive crossover potential.
JAY ROCKWELL (DJ) is a DMC UK Finalist who has spun records all over the world, playing sets for Superstars such as Usher, Justin Timberlake & Mariah Carey to name only a few, as well as touring with the likes of Kanye West, Gwen Stefani & Sean Paul.