A musician, actor, video director, humanitarian, and global visionary, Boyé calls his multi-cultural, multi-generational style, ‘pop music with an African twist.’
LOS ANGELES, CA, March 19, 2020 /Neptune100/ — Alex Boyé, known for his dynamic African-infused songs and one billion views on YouTube, is in development for his film, “American Prophet,” a hip-hop and R&B musical based around the story of religious leader Joseph Smith and the innovative community he created for freed slaves. The story follows three slaves who were set free by their masters on the condition that they would serve the world as missionaries. The movie is expected to go into pre-production in the next few months with producers Edward Wenrick and Suzanne DeLaurentiis.
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Alex Boyé, who wrote the story and the composed the songs, was named the 2017 Artist of the Year and has shared the stage with many notable artists including, Jay-Z, Tim McGraw, Missy Elliot and opened for Olivia Newton John at the world-renowned Royal Albert Hall in London. “I wanted to give kids a part of America’s history in a language that they can understand,” says Alex.
Alex Boyé is truly a multicultural, multigenerational, global artist! Boyé’s diverse blend of African-infused pop music and vibrant dynamic visuals have captured a loyal legion of online followers turning him into a viral sensation! While his viral videos of Africanized pop covers have been featured on Jimmy Fallon, Good Morning America, Fox & Friends, Jimmy Kimmel and more; it’s his powerful voice, showmanship, personality, and uniquely arresting performance style that has placed him in a lane of his own!
Throughout his career, Boyé’s genuine concern and generosity toward others has been a central theme in his music. His latest singles, “Bend Not Break” and “Still Breathing” from “Coming To Amerika” are both songs of encouragement and hope created to inspire people struggling through difficult times. “Bend Not Break” is produced by K.C. Knight, executive produced Randy Jackson (“American Idol”) and penned by Jordan Powers & Alex Boyé. “Still Breathing” was co-written by Boyé and produced by Tha Aristocrats (Khalid).
With the release of Coming To Amerika, Boyé hopes to bring Africa to America and release some pop hits in between! “My goal is to create music that’s more than entertaining; I’m creating innertainment – music you feel inside! I want to bring cultures together and impact all people!” shares Boyé.
For more information please visit his official website: www.alexboye.com/