Stepping from behind the scenes, multi-Grammy nominated production duo Claude Kelly and Chuck Harmony, under the moniker Louis York, has released their new music video “Don’t Play,” which premiered today on Essence.com. Featured on their new EP Masterpiece Theater: Act II, the single channels the Chicago House scene with a vibe that will pulsate through out your body. Shot in Downtown Nashville’s famous “Tin Pan Alley,” the video shows revelers joining in the fun over Halloween Weekend. The follow up to Masterpiece Theater - Act I, takes listeners on a journey through the world of Pop, R&B, Rock, Gospel and more. Written, produced and music played all by Kelly and Harmony, Masterpiece Theater – ACT II is available on iTunes and all digital retailers.
In addition, YouTube Music has teamed up with their Weirdo Workshop collective for the “Nashville Sessions” with Chuck and Claude leading a Songwriting Master Class panel on Wednesday, February 15 at 5pm. As one of the industries most tapped production and songwriting duos, Chuck and Claude have worked with legends and icons including Michael Jackson, Celine Dion, Mary J. Blige, Rihanna to creating hits for rising stars like Ne-Yo, Bruno Mars, Kelly Clarkson, Ledisi, Jazmine Sullivan and more. The session will be moderated by a special guest and will feature stories behind some of their hit songs, industry advice for the music community, and a conversation with Weirdo Workshop artist Masha who will also make a special performance.
See the Billboard article here.