Jason Minnis aka ClassicBeatz first got on my radar with his excellent “In The Currency of Love” track (below) which was featured on Tokyo Dawn’s The Heart Volume 2 compilation in 2011. His newest studio album “Rumors of Royalty” will be in stores Monday and he’ll joining me in the East Village Radio studio that night to talk about it and share some of the music that influences him.
Jason Minnis aka ClassicBeatz is a producer/pianist/songwriter from Bedstuy Brooklyn by way of St.Petersburg Florida. Musically, his releases range from afrobeat, hip hop and acoustic jazz to funk and classical music. In addition to his solo projects he is the lead member of the instrumental duo Nicholas Kopernicus.