New York has always been known as a hotbed for musical talent, and Exit 21 is no exception to this. The four young men from Long Island have captured the attention of fans worldwide, creating a frenzy amongst industry professionals, prominent DJ’s and music lovers everywhere. The R&B group era is being revitalized through Exit 21, and it’s apparent they are keeping real R&B alive.
The group consists of four members, the twins; Ron and B-Smoove, their cousin Showtime, and long time friend Shawn Foxx, they are a team and family with a shared vision. Having mostly known each other since birth, it makes for a seamless chemistry and maintains harmony throughout their music and interaction. They encourage one another and have rich musical backgrounds through family and life experiences, which have been the foundation for their work. Their charisma, voices and larger than life personalities, combined with a unique and somewhat flirtatious swag, keep all eyes and ears fixed on Exit 21. The twins both play the drums, and of the two of them, Ron plays the piano as well; they all possess a dynamic stage presence; Showtime engages the crowd, while Shawn brings a cool and charming vibe to their performance.
Musically, they are influenced by classic and modern artists from Michael Jackson, Jamie Foxx and Chris Brown to Usher. Every aspect of Exit 21’s career is all encompassing and combining heartfelt R&B with a street edge and bounce, creating a platform for dance and showmanship. The group has shown this with their latest release: a cover of Usher’s classic 1998 hit “My Way”. Keep a close eye on your girlfriend because Exit 21 is letting you know, she likes it their way! Check out the video below.