Written by: Celina Nunez
Photos Approved by: Alex Angelo
He is a singer/DJ/dancer/ producer and only 16 years old, Alex Angelo, born in Fort Myers Florida, raised in Cleveland and now living in Cincinnati has been putting in work since he was a child. At the age of 7 he started dancing for the Cleveland Cavs, now he makes trips to LA to study dance with famed choreographer/creative director Flii Stylz (Chris Brown, Usher, Jennifer Lopez, Michael Jackson). Alex started DJing at 10 using his father’s iPad to then later sell his skateboard ramp so he could his new hobby from the iPad to the Technics 1200s. Alex has been featured on the Disney Channel and even hosted his self-produced radio mix show on Radio Disney for two years. He was the DJ for the broadcast of the Radio Disney Music Awards. In 2014, he released his debut EP "THIS IS THE BEGINNING" and went on two national tours with Austin Mahone, making thousands of new FANGELOS (fandom name). Alex has also opened for several musical artists including Justin Bieber, Pitbull, Carly Rae Jepsen, Hoodie Allen, and more. Alex released his latest EP called "Stay Like This" in the fall. Alex produced all the tracks and wrote/co-wrote on all the tracks on the "Stay Like This" EP.
Living by his personal motto “DTF” (Don’t Tolerate Foolishness) Yung Gordon, 25, Boston native, but raised in Miami, is determined to leave his mark in the music industry and dance culture. Specializing in Rap/Dance music Yung Gordon has taken over Southern Florida with his hit singles, “Bobble Walk” and “Finna Hit My Walk” that has professional athletes, college students, children, and celebrities doing the dance. The song “Bobble Walk” was recently added to Madden 2017 and the NFL player James White from the New England Patriots doing his dance when scoring a touchdown. Yung Gordon has had the privilege to be the opening act for the Hip-Hop Grammy Award winning artist T.I. as well as American recording artist Kodak Black, B.o.B, Wale, Ace Hood, Trina, and Zoey Dollaz. His most recent performance as an official artist was at the 2017 SXSW Music Festival. Yung Gordon has also performed at clubs, colleges/universities, music festivals, private events, The 30th SXSW 102.3 The Beat Austin radio station concert back in 2016, and Zo’s Winter Groove.
Written By: Erin Prewitt
Photo Credit: Erin Prewitt
Playful meets creepy in the beautiful fusion that is Melanie Martinez. The 21-year-old singer was first introduced to the world on The Voice under Team Adam. Since the show, she has created a persona that appealed to a niche market of Lolita fans and the adult baby subculture. Upon releasing her debut album Cry Baby, Martinez was inspired to create a perfume to further transport her fans into the world of her alter-ego.
This is a blog following the students' work at 3300+ Climbing.