The Black Apple Profiles: Jesse Boykins III + MeLo-X (Watch)

Jesse Boykins III‘s personal brand of soul is sure to leave an impression on you. The New School University graduate has worked with many artists from Bilal to the Grammy Jazz Ensemble. A skilled writer, performer, arranger and producer and as well as vocalist, Jesse Boykins III makes music that appeals to music lovers of all genres.

Hailing from Flatbush Brooklyn, MeLo-X is a staple of the NYC nightlife. A renaissance man who writes, takes photos and does much much more, MeLo-X is an unstoppable DJ who has worked with many artists, including Mickey Factz. Also an emcee and a producer, MeLo-X is the revered producer who remixed Amy Winehouse‘s Back to Black album to rave reviews.

Jesse and MeL0-X will perform alongside Brandon Hines in New York on December 15th for the Black Apple event at S.O.B’s.  Looks set to be a great one.  If you’re lucky enough to be in New York for this, buy tickets here ($10).

the black apple IV - jesse boykins iii, melo-x, brandon hines