IMA Nominee and Golden Flame Award Winner John Redmon (A.K.A. JRED)’s highly-anticipated junior solo project release entitled S’Agapo (pronounced: sag-app-oh, which is Greek for I love you).
Some of the best music industry producers and musicians were assembled together to bring S’Agapo to life and to make an indelible mark in not just the music industry but most importantly in the hearts of the listeners, both young and old.
Producers include: multiple Grammy nominee, Jeremias Tamarez (Prince Royce, CFNV, Douglas Fuentes, Sarah Sofia), Frank Azzaro III (Kanye West, Will.I.AM, Whitney Houston, Paul Wall, Petey Pablo, Da Clay), Jason “Base Jase” Williams (Black Pegasus, Red Monkeys, Liquid Assassin).
The first single release from the project, “Can’t Breathe (Dance Mix)” featuring AJANI, is already sweating up the dance floors and burning up the dance charts around the world!! Other tracks include the menacing and unforgiving “Leave Me Alone”, the Sesame Streetesque “Ten”, the Vickie Winans cover and urban wedding song of 2012 “Til I Found You” (a duet with Yolanda Marant), and the dramatic R&B tune that cries whether you stay or go, I will be “Alright” (featuring Da Clay).
Brace yourself, buckle up and gear up. For S’Agapo is a thematic, emotional roller-coaster ride that breaks genre barriers, leaving your heart throbbing and demanding encore!
“Talented artist, John Redmon (A.K.A. Jred) releases a fantastic collection of R&B songs on his outstanding album, “S’Agapo (I Love You.)” Jred, who is an IMA Award nominee and Golden Flame Award winner, spins a bevy of impressive songs that will surely please your heart and soul. The opener/title track, “S’Agapo Intro” is a short but powerful explosion of different languages expressing the words “I Love You.” The energetic song, “Te Amo (I Love You,)” is blended with charming lead vocals complemented by sweet harmonies. Another song, “Ten (The Counting Song,)” contains thought provoking lyrics sung with a sophisticated style and flair. You will enjoy the song, “Love Yourself,” as Jred shows a colorful Country ambiance to this wonderful song. Jred has comprised an album that is sheer entertaining as this CD is richly textured and is bursting with passion and soul. Fans of Brian McKnight or Vicki Winans will thoroughly enjoy the outstanding set of R&B songs on the superb CD “S’Agapo (I Love You.)” – Diane and the RadioIndy.com Reviewer Team