Cleva Beatz's accomplishments thus far gives the appearance of multiple artists' careers strung together -- but it's all Cleva.
In fact, he always has a new project ready to fly, oftentimes dovetailing and overlapping his previous efforts.
Cleva has studied Production and Media Arts at the Midwest Industry Workshop and DePaul University.
He was born in Chicago,IL and spent most of his childhood and high school years on Chicago's southside. To futher his career he relocated
to Houston Texas, where he currently works with H on Star Ent. as a in-house producer/engineer and colloaborates with many local artist.
As an alchemist of music, his career as a producer led him straight to short and long term collaborations with many Indie labels
including Crushin 'Em Records out of Chicago and Beg,Borrow or Steal Records, the largest Indie lable in the Midwest and also
Affiliations with Def Jam Recordings,Sony Music and Power 92.3FM(Chicago)
As a progressive producer,DJ and arranger of Hip Hop,Rap,R&B,Soul and other sub genres Cleva Beatz's work
has been recognized by the industry in many ways. His work has also been performed at a multitude of festivals and concerts.
To date, Cleva Beatz has many recordings to his credit, including artist such as 88 Keyz,Spank G,Showtime,GMG,Donell Jones.
His most popoular and noted recordings, just to name a few, include: "Scream"(88keyz), "Snap" and "Only In America"(Spank G)
which were in heavy rotation on various internet radio shows across the U.S.
The roster of musicians with whom Cleva has collaborated, performed, recorded and/or toured reads like a Who's Who of Mainstream and underground hip hop and R&B.
A short list of these stellar artists includes 88 Keyz,Spank G,Donell Jones,747,Muddy Banks,Chicago GoGetta,Soldiers At War(S.A.W.)
and that's just the tip of the iceberg. --