The late Static Major and DeVante (1995) NJS4E: How about DeVante? Mentoring & developing artists over years, experiencing disloyalty and then losing them to rivals and seeing them succeed without him must have been quite difficult to deal with, especially when it was his idea and one that he developed creatively. How did he deal with it all?I think DeVante was hurt … [Read more...] about Da Bassment: Accion (Pt. 4)
Timbaland & Missy NJS4E: And life in the studios of Da Bassment? It was awesome. There'd be a lot of us in the studio at one time but there were two floors and lots of different studio rooms. It was big enough for all of us to do everything. We threw parties there, we worked there, we ate there, we slept there, everything! Our life revolved around making creative … [Read more...] about Da Bassment: Susan Weems (of Sugah) Pt 2.
Sugah: Tweet, Rolita, Susie Susan Weems is formerly of R&B vocal group Sugah. Sugah were famously discovered and signed by DeVante Swing of Jodeci to DeVante's own label, Swing Mob Records. Composed of Susan Weems, best known as Susie (at right), Rolita White (middle) & Charlene Keys (best known as R&B soloist Tweet, at left), the trio formed after auditioning … [Read more...] about Da Bassment: Susan Weems (of Sugah) Pt. 1