Drummer & founder of MyTyme Jazz Zsoul - established the band 20 years ago. He graduated from the American Conservatory of Music & studied at Sherwood school of music. He won the Black Excellence award for outstanding achievement in music. He has played drums since the age of six. He has played with the Staple Singers and Chi-lites and toured overseas with Johnny Dollar and Lefty Diaz. He has also done work with ETA theater and done commercial jingles. He works with a myriad of musicians & vocalists and has established MyTyme Jazz Zsoul as one of Chicago's most sought after bands.
Vocalist - Dion is highly sought after vocalist and has been singing professionally around Indiana and the Chicagoland area for years. Dion's suave melodic baritone voice continues to captivated audiences.
Vocalist - Melissa has been singing around the Chicagoland area for years. Her melodic tones have backed up many prominent singers in concert. She performs regularly in Chicago and Indiana.
Bassist - A Chicago native who was one of the founding members of the popular Chicago band Weapons of Peace who opened shows for the Ohio Players, Pointer Sisters, Earth Wind & Fire, Sammy Davis, Jr., and Ramsey Lewis to name a few.
David also played with many of Chicago’s finest musicians and groups such as Edwin Daugherty, Lucius Bell, Larry Hanks, Regina Brown, Aki Antonia, Alto Smith, Buddy Fambro, Burgess Gardner, the Morris Ellis Orchestra, the Gentlemen of Leisure and more. His musical influences are in Pop, Rock, R&B, Jazz, Calypso, Reggae & Gospel.
Guitarist - Dave has been working successfully for over 30 years. A professional musician who has performed with various national acts.
Keyboardist - Chuck is a professional musician playing keys and as a vocalist for many local and national acts.
The event for the top 50 business women in Chicago was wonderful.
"Hot Band! "
Art Norman - Channel 5
Our anniversary would not have been the special day that it certainly was without Mytyme Jazz Zsoul band.
"The perfect choice for our special occasion"
Joe and Angela
The MET was glad to feature MyTyme Jazz Zsoul band. We will definitely have them again.
"The band rocked the house! Aziza Lisa enchanted the crowd and won everyone with her vocals."
'The Bronzeville Diva'
MET Music Series
Thank you and the band for an awesome performance. You guys 'ROCK' the house. Our employees gave the band outstanding praise on a memorable night.
"The Best Holiday Party & Toy Drive in years"
Ada S. McKinley Community Services, Inc.
A great band for entertaining your crowd
"The most versatile band
we've ever had"
Uncle Joe's Caribbean restaurant
The African American Arts Alliance of Chicago
"Outstanding achievement in R&B music"