Renowned musician B. Taylor has been deemed “the Stevie Wonder of Hip Hop,” with his ability to simultaneously play four instruments—piano, drums, guitar & organ. But that’s only the beginning of his story. He has been endorsed by Smokey Robinson & the Miracles, the Supremes, the Temptations, the Marvelettes, the Vandellas, the Four Tops, the Gordy Family and the iconic Cash Family of country music for his unique talent as a hip-hop artist with consummate musicality.
As a No. 1 Billboard-charted musician, writer, producer and performer, the Peoria, Illinois native was an accomplished sailor in the U.S. Navy, and was awarded a rare early honorary discharge by the Secretary of the Navy in order to pursue his entertainment savvy professionally. B.Taylor maintains presence as an Ambassador of music and entertainment for the U.S. Military, an active performer with the U.S. Navy, and has been endorsed by top ranking officials from all four branches of the U.S. Military (Navy, Army, Air Force and Marines).
He earned a Grammy Nomination Consideration in 2012 for single “Fire In Your Eyes,” which reached No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip Hop Singles Sales Chart. Taylor has also performed with and opened for Ludacris, Snoop Dogg and Ray J.
With 225,000+ Facebook fans, 80,000+ Twitter followers and more than 1 million views on YouTube, he has also garnered presence on ESPN, Extra, The Insider/Entertainment Tonight, Fox, CBS, NBC & ABC, and features in Billboard Magazine, BRE (Black Radio Exclusive) Magazine, Yo! Raps Magazine, Respect the Grind, The A&R Chronicles, El Diario and allhiphop.com.