My music brings back the way it used to be...but with new flava" Josh explains. Josh, just 25 years old was born and raised in Yonkers, New York, home of r&b/hip hop diva Mary J. Blige and other notabler&b and hip hop artists. <br /><br />As a child growing up, Josh heard a lot of music and was influenced by the likes of Stevie, Marvin, Donnie, Otis. At home his father listened to rock&roll, jazz and r&b and his mother listened to Roberta Flack, Patti Labelle, Anita Baker. <br /><br />Now Josh is putting together the finishing touches on his debut album ( May47 Entertainment) working with the production team of Chris Absalom, Richard Smith and Cassandra Lucas, (Cassandra Lucas former member of the multi-platinum selling R&B duo "Changing Faces.) <br /><br />True to his roots, Josh' debut album includes R&B, Hip-Hop and a mix of traditional Soul. "My new album is about love and life!" <br /><br />Break-out singles and videos for “Pick Up The Phone” , “Can’t Fake It” and “Quickie” has just been released as exclusives and soon will shipped <br />to radio and be available via Itunes ,Msn, Amazon) <br /><br />In the meantime, fans can log on to www.myspace.com/joshblaq for more music, <br />photos, info on upcoming shows, information about Josh and find out where to get the hottest hits from the newest soulful voice in music.