Moses Stone is an Pop artist that incorporates elements of Hip Hop, Pop and Motown, as a rapper, singer, and piano player. It's what fuses his unique new flavor and style which is a tremendously welcome change as well as a breath of fresh air for the music industry.
Moses Haughton Jr. has had a passion for music since the early age of six, when he was first introduced to rap music by his older cousin. With a innate ability to entertain, Moses has developed his art form through countless hours of writing and producing his own music and songs. He is devoted to perfecting his craft/art, exhibiting a passion for various topics from good-time, party vibes and social awareness to create a new sound that brings a fun, exciting and positive atmosphere to his fans. , this will surely secure a place for him in Music History.
Moses has had an early start of success at a young age then know as "Young Moses" (A.k.a. That Dude Young Moses); an acclaimed performer who has appeared on MTV's, "Say What Karaoke", and B.E.T.'s 106 n Park "W.o.W Wild Out Wednesday" where he earned first place in both competitions as well as the respect of his audience.
Moses’s' ability to perform helped him capture his audience at the world famous “Showtime at the Apollo” in New York City. He also appeared on the radio station 96.3 WHUR at the 2004 Motorfest in Virginia as well as local recreational centers and night clubs. He also opened for "Letoyaa Luckett", former member of the Grammy Award Winning group "Destiny's Child".
Born and raised in Washington DC, but currently living in Hollywood he attended the world famous "Musicians Institute". There he gained great knowledge and played with various musical genres and Artists including: Rock, Pop, R&B, Hip Hop, Indie, Alternative, Jazz, Funk, Electronica, Reggae and Reggae-ton etc. While there he also started an Indie/Hip Hop band called "Every Thursday" and gained a substantial amount of knowledge working at Universal Music Group Distribution, the forefront company of the music industry. He worked in the Net Reach Department dealing with several projects from Universal Records, Universal Music Gospel, Machete Music, Universal Music Latin and Fontana Distribution.
Moses Stone was recently on Season 2 of the hit tv show NBC's "The Voice" on legendary recording artist Christina Aguilera's team (Team Xtina) Stone was the first MC/Singer ever in history to be on the show. He also was mentored by the lengend Lionel Richie were he gained a lot of confidence in his singing abilities and the industry, Moses was seen by millions of people from around the world and he gained a substantial amount of knowledge from his coach Aguilera. The show has since been nominated for a Emmy award and pulled in some of the highest rantings this season.
Moses also strongly believes in community awareness, and actively participates in various fundraisers and charity events including, Kicks 4 Kids, and fundraising for domestic violence and abuse, Also performing at benefit concerts and attending several events to give back .