Equiknoxx

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Shanique Marie Now the first female artiste for Equiknoxx Music, Shanique Marie primarily mixes her influence of Reggae with Jazz to create a fresh sound while keeping her other roots in R&B and Hip Hop. No stranger to the airwaves, Shanique’s first EP project ‘UNO’ has enjoyed worldwide rotation, being playlisted on radio stations in Switzerland and Amsterdam, with constant play in the United Kingdom, Poland and in her homeland, Jamaica. Shanique now takes the centre stage being the lead vocalist in live performances for Equiknoxx, performing all over the world.

Bobby Blackbird Co-Founder of Equiknoxx Music, "Bobby" is from Kingston, Jamaica by way of Hungary. His love for music & guitar finds roots in his father's diverse record collection. He began his music career as a DJ in Ontario, Canada, where he went to school. He has been producing dancehall/reggae music over the last decade and favors techniques involving vocal arrangement and using voice to substitute instrumentation. As such before adding "vocalist" to his repertoire, his voice can be found on several Equiknoxx tracks where least expected...He has worked with Mavado, Aidonia, Kabaka Pyramid, Masicka, Spice, Missy Elliott, Busy Signal, TOK, Capleton, Shanique Marie, Jah Over Evil, Kymani Marley and many others.

Gavsborg Hailing from East Kingston is Jamaican music producer, Gavin “Gavsborg” Blair; Gavin, founder of Equiknoxx has been producing under the imprint for over ten (10) years. Gavin’s first hit record was in 2005 with the Billboard accredited Busy Signal – Step Out. Gavin’s diversity and leftfield approach to music production has afforded him the ability to work with a vast number of artistes and labels both locally and internationally, some of which are DDS, Swing Ting, Domino Records, Mavado, Aidonia, Alozade, Busy Signal, Vybz Kartel, Spice, TOK, Alozade, Chico, Sizzla, Capleton, Dirty Projectors, Kabaka Pyramid, Masicka, Shanique Marie, Kemikal, De La Ghetto, Missy Elliot, Shontelle Layne, Ky-Mani Marley.

Time Cow Music production was a long coming event for Chung, since listening to Stone Love and African Star recorded sessions almost every night since primary school. At age 12with the help of a iBook G4 Chung got into Garageband & then into DJing & With an driving force to experiment Chung attracts artistes that fit his musical styles. Which led him to teaming up with Gavsborg of Equiknoxx to then later becoming a member of the collective producing projects for Kemikal, Shokryme & Many others.