Sunday September 1, 2019

From the studio to the stage; Los Angeles band ZupaNova is a #ZupedUp all-encompassing explosion of music, fashion, and culture. This multilateral fusion originally unified in 2012 with “ZupaStarz” Rawcel (Songwriter for The Black Eyed Peas, etc…), and Davy Brown (Multi-Genre Producer/Recording Artist/Multi-Instrumentalist). ZupaNova is getting heard throughout the dj pools and making waves performing across Southern California. While Keen to the creative process with vision, development and drive ZupaNova has developed a unique all genre, LA melting pot sound. Adding their touch for other artist on Listen Deep, Will.I.Am Music Group and more.


Rawcel: Born and raised in Los Angeles, California Roycel a.k.a Rawcel was heavily influenced and involved in the music scene in his teenage years. Working with local producers and performing local High Schools and clubs in LA County as a singer/ rapper duo along with Dante Santiago. Rawcel and Dante would soon get recognized and recruited by InterScope Records recording artist The Black Eyed Peas in 1993. Apl-D-Ap, Rawcel, Dante, Will I Am and Taboo would form a crew called “Broshigeez” that consisted of singers, rappers, dancers, writers, dj’s and producers from the LA hip hop scene. Opening the door for Rawcel to work with the likes of the Black Eyed Peas and others in the entertainment industry such as Ray J, Randy Jackson, American Idol Finalists, David Foster, Macy Gray, Lala Hathaway, Bell Biv Devoe, Aaron Neville, Tamia, Sevyn Streeter, Pau Gasol, Tiana Xiao and more.

Davy Brown:Born and raised in Southern California, Davy Brown is a multi-genre music producer, recording artist, songwriter, composer, arranger, multi-instrumentalist, recording engineer, mixing engineer, mastering engineer, graphic designer, film editor, and music educator. He plays drums, percussion, bass, piano, guitar, and is a classically trained pianist. Initially a drummer and vocalist (most of which taught by his father, a professional multi-instrumentalist himself), Davy began playing piano and composing at age 5. Soon after, he began private lessons until the age of 14. While studying piano, he also took up playing bass, guitar, and other miscellaneous brass and wind instruments. ZupaNova recently performed for the Miss Philippines USA 2019 Fashion for Cause Fashion Show, as well as the Miss Philippines USA Swimsuit and Talent Competition in Glendale, California and The Coronation night of the Miss Philippines USA Beauty Pageant, held at the Alex Theater in Glendale. The Pageant is scheduled to air on GMA Pinoy TV in September.

ZUPANOVA was recently featured in the WISH BUS 107.5 performing their single POP POP, which is available on over 600 media platforms, and recently performed at a Back to School Charity Concert with Filipino native and Voice Contestant, Jej Vinson and R&B artists Surface and AZ Yet.

ZUPANOVA is scheduled to perform for the Filipino FunFest at Raging Waters this September. ZUPANOVA is scheduled to go on an Asia Tour, including a performance on September 18 at Ce La Vie Rooftop in Singapore, and they are scheduled to appear at the Podium Lounge September 20-22nd. They will then travel to the Philippines to perform with DJ Serafin, Filipino DJ from Miami, Florida, where they will perform in various night clubs in Manila, including a night club performance with DJ Big Boy Cheng. They are then scheduled to perform in Baguio at the Spade Super Club in Baguio City in September 27th and 28th. For more information and tour dates, check out ZUPANOVA.COM, and on their Facebook and Instagram accounts.

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