Official Biography (courtesy of RAHBI)
Rahbi, an Atlanta native,started singing at the age of three. By his 14th birthday he had inked his first record deal with Laface Records as one fourth of the R&B group 4th Avenue. Although the group made many appearances, and even shot a music video, the album(produced by Daryl Simmons; Tricky Stewart of Red Zone; John Howcott, Emmanual Officer, and Donald Parks for H.O.P. Productions; and a host of others) was never released.
With aspirations of becoming a success and now with the experience of being a signed artist, Rahbi began the rigorous road to solo stardom. In hopes of making his mark on the competitive Atlanta music scene, Rahbi joined The Freddie Hendricks Youth Ensemble of Atlanta. It was there where he was discovered by former Motown recording artist Donnie. Rahbi toured both locally and internationally as a background singer for Donnie. He quickly became a show favorite and went on to share the stage with some of musics top astists; India.Arie, Anthony Hamilton, Floetry, Q from 112, PJ Morton, Yahzarah, Anthony David, KEM, Trina Broussard, Charlie Wilson, Keith Sweat, Algebra, Kindred the Family Soul, and a host of others. Rahbi was even summoned in 2005 by Ms. Lauryn Hill to participate in a private jam session held in New York.
With all that , Rahbi is ready to take on the music world with his first studio recording simply entitled Rahbi the EP. Described as a flawless blend of soul perfection complete with hip-hop grooves and melodic melodies. There is something for almost every musical taste and mood. Rahbi the EP is undeniably a work of art. When asked to describe the album, Rahbi says that he is bringing back raw passion to music. "It's something that has been missing for a while." Refusing to be boxed into a specific genre, Rahbi says he is influenced by everything from R&B, Hip-Hop/Soul, Gospel, Jazz, House, and Pop/Rock to movies, television theme songs, and jingles.
Compact with a stunning collection of timeless music from the heart and soul of a gifted artist, Rahbi the EP dropped March 7th On Yes Sir Productions. Some of the E.P.'s producers include Reggie Croslan,Mr. Yes Sir Productions(Producer for Kandi of Xscape); Ant Lowe(Producer for Kelly Price); Sir Charles of C.I.C. Production("Another Chance"); and Branden Burch( Producer on Anthony David's 3 Chords and the Truth, and India. Arie's Testimony:Vol.1,Life & Relationship) Copyright 2006 Yes Sir Productions
As a singer, dancer, vocal arranger, actor, and songwriter, Rahbi constantly redefines himself and his music by looking to his musical influences to create a sound that is incomparable and distinctive. Always willing to take risks and speak on, or do things, no other artist would, Rahbi keeps his audience wondering what he'll do next. "Know that this is only the beginning"...........