Inspired by NYC streets and melodic beats, Joppy7 is a singer on a mission to unite and ignite through sound. He writes with a deep knowing of love, heartache, freedom, and justice. Unafraid to be an individual, Joppy7 delivers music that is honest and unapologetic. Best described as Pop, Joppy7 croons out melodies that are infectious, colorful, and sure to keep you moving.
Joppy7 hails from Gaithersburg, MD and moved to NYC in 2002 to purse his career in entertainment. After a short stay at Marymount Manhattan College, where he studied dance, he decided to go off the beaten path and go after his dreams on his own terms. It was 2005 when Joppy7 got over his fear of the unknown and went full steam with his music. With courage, determination and talent he taught himself the business of music and the art of performing. He names Rick James, Ready for the World, Cameo, Prince, and New Edition as major musical influences.
Joppy7 has performed at Sapphire Lounge, Mercury Lounge, S.O.B’s, The Village Underground, and Santos Party House. As well as being a singer, Joppy7 was a featured actor in the hit Independent film “Finding Me: Truth” and the widely popular web series “Finding Me: The Series”.
In 2008 Joppy7 released his first EP entitled “Just Because”. “Just Because” gained Joppy7 the acclaim he had been working so hard for. This EP widened Joppy7’s audience and fan base, crossing genres, race, and creeds. The title single “Just Because” was also featured on the “Finding Me: Truth” Soundtrack.
After a four year hiatus, Joppy7 released the single “Sending my Love” in 2012. “Sending my Love is a dedication to my family. I am telling them that even though we are far apart we will be near to each other again, and until that day I am Sending my Love.” Currently Joppy7 is in the studio recording and releasing digital singles. You can download music, watch videos and stay up to date with releases and appearance dates at www.reverbnation.com/joppy7, www.facebook.com/joppy7, www.twitter.com/joppy7, joppy7.bandcamp.com, www.youtube.com/eajoppy, www.soundcloud.com/joppy7music
With a style and sound of his own, Joppy7 is poised to fall right into his own lane of the music industry. This is only the beginning. Joppy7 is an artist and an entrepreneur bound to reach iconic status.