P Bailey / About
The human soul of a man with a 5 octave range is described by many who have Heard Paul sing and often compared to Ron Isley of the Isly Brother fame.His Beautiful soul renditions are tear tearjerkers. Originally from the UK. P Bailey had his first taste of musical inspiration while taking part in music class in grade school.Both Music teacher and Principal Miss Johnston
was so impressed by his musical sense encouraged him to continue.Early Influences were Motown and Muscle Shoals.Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson were a big Influence on him as a Singer/Songwriter/Performer.
The Early Years
With no formal training Bailey developed his singing and writing style by listening to his favorite artists of the day like,Ron Isley,Donny Hathaway,Luther Van dross, Michael Jackson,Prince and James Brown . P took part in many community talent shows and was a crowd pleaser singing and dancing to his favorite songs.
During a chance meeting at a popular night club in Montreal called Checkers Paul met members of the stone city band and forwarded a demo.Super Star 'Rick James' later used a sample of his song 'Part time Lover' on the sound track of the movie Colors.It was an exciting time and his first real break.
His next chance came while doing session work P met DJ Robby Demlakian. Who Co-Produced his single a 12 inch House Mix called 'Get on Board 'recorded with his group Walter P.P.K which charted #3 on the house Dance charts in the UK and won him the Professional Publishers & Songwriters award from Factor a grant foundation.
Currently Paul has Signed a deal with Sound repulica Korea with label rep Global Soul Records and just released his new album "Story" to all digital platforms. Recently won the Academia 2015 song writing award for Best Funk/Hip hop "Story" As also Just signed a deal with Superb songs to administer is Publishing catalog.Non exclusive distribution/Licensing deal with Blue Pie productions for worldwide Licensing. Sub publishing deal with Generic music for 11 t Asian Territories.An exclusive digital licensing deal with Kondrin music Russia territories. The song 'Do what you feel' as been licensed in the documentary 'Trash Dance' released 2012 SXSW. The Song writing competition Song of the year 2012 just awarded Paul the suggested artist placement for the song 'Trophy' for being in the top 2%. 2010 Best Provincial R&B Soul CD Album
* WINNER * P Bailey, "Find me somebody" Montreal, Quebec, Canada. .Paul as signed with Japan company LA Sound to release his album in Japan "Find me somebody" . Also Being featured on commercial,Internet and College radio stations in Japan,Australia, Canada, and the UK, like Ore Stone Radio, USA 4 Real, Jango Radio. Spotlight on CBC One Montreal program 'Home run', which featured the new album "Find me somebody" His Song' Part of me' also received a certificate of merit from the Unisong International Song writing competition for being in the top ten percent. With his new catalog of songs P Bailey is a man on a mission remember his name because you won't forget his soul