||Red Letters CD (2005) |
XROSS -pronounced cross -is a powerful, fresh, fun and uniquely distinctive, national recording artist, prolific songwriter, and arranger. XROSS has been credited as a defining influence in all of Urban Gospel music. Booking a multitude of shows annually, as well as host event coordinator for several national music festivals, XROSS also carries the torch as the headlining artist of the One Way Entertainment family. Leading the charge of greatness, he is the executive producer, writer and performer of two powerhouse releases; "The God" and "Red Letters." "The God," debuted on the scene initially as an underground and independent project that quickly took national recognition with hit single "Do It for Daddy". Pouring into the strength and power that hip-hop has on the music scene at large, XROSS' artistry and music continues to make rapid success on the urban scene. His debut album, with a whopping 19 tracks, also boasts hit songs such as "'Bout Christ", "Alpha and Omega", and "Wasting My Time".
Off and running strong, XROSS doubles the blow by releasing his sophomore project "Red Letters" which proves that XROSS is a genius at work. XROSS skillfully explains when Jesus spoke in the bible the words of Gods heart to the people, the scripts where written in Red Letters. Baring himself naked before the father, XROSS' expressions in "Red Letters" is a collection of sincere letters written from the heart of man to the heart of God concerning today's most common and influential external forces. The dope game, casual sex, greed & money, poverty, murder, pride, and hate are all societal forces that seemingly destroy an entire generation of people. "Red Letters" addresses these problems as XROSS uniquely weaves the issues out as a method of laying it all out before the Almighty. XROSS delivers strong hit songs such as "Child Support", "How High", "Change a Thug", "Soul Search 'em", and more. This project is sure to reinforce XROSS' as "an artist who is undeniably a master of his craft"........Dr. Bobby Jones/ Gospel Music Entertainer and Entrepreneur
XROSS has graced the stage with performers such as, Ma$e, Kirk Franklin, Toby Mac, Vikki Winans, Third Day, Tonex, Sounds of Blackness & Grits to name a few. Moving quickly onto the big screen as a co-producer for short urban films as a liaison for actor and filmmaker Christopher "PLAY' Martin (of the movie House Party and rap group duo Kid-N-Play). As a record company executive XROSs has serve on discussion panels GMWA Gospel Music Workshop of America, Urban Impact Summit, Bobby Jones Gospel, Urban Insustry Conference and many more...