Grammy Nominated, Ashanti Floyd, aka The Mad Violinist, is one of the top Violinist/String Arrangers in the country. You may recognize his work from songs such as Lupe Fiasco "The Show Goes On", Lil Wayne ft Drake "Right Above It", Rick Ross’ “Maybach Music 2” (Featuring Kanye West, Lil Wayne, and T-Pain), Young Jeezy’s “Word Play,” Fantasia Barrino's "Move On Me", and 30 major albums more.
Ashanti currently produces music alongside Kane Beatz (”Reverse Cowgirl,” “Bed Rock, “We Be Steady Mobbin“) for their production team, “The Building.” In addition to producing with Kane, Ashanti creates music with his own band, The Symphony Crack Orchestra ( Matt Barrett – guitar, Chris Morgan – keys, Mike Belluso – Bass, Casey Crogan – Drums-Lance Powlis - Horns- Adrian Crutchfield - Sax - Asia Bryant - Vocals).
The Symphony Crack Orchestra puts an impressive amount passion into their live performances, effectively making the music come alive. The Mad Violinist and his Symphony Crack crew have some dopeness cooked up for their album, The Addiction. TMV and the team are cooking up for the masses.