Photo : Paul BentsEn
Artwork : Darryl pYON
edit : Paul bENTSEN & b. aMES
Producer, vocalist and songwriter B. Ames has been making waves since 2009. Louisiana born, with roots in pop, hip-hop, crunk, and R&B, to name a few. B's expression elevated when introduced to the existing (Underground) Ballroom (Vogue) Scene in 2007.
As a club kid, drag queen, musical performing hybrid, B continued to evolve. Sniffles - The Bump Dub was inspired from B's time living in NYC.
B has produced original songs & remixes for contestants on the hit Reality TV competition show "RuPaul's Drag Race" like Latrice Royale, Manila Luzon, Bob the Drag Queen and more.
A collaboration with Tony Quattro as the vocalist for Forth & Seek feat. B. Ames shows off B's vocals & catchy writing style.
Fusions of pop, experimental, ballroom, dance, and R&B, B's first album BMA was released in 2017. The follow up BMA (Deluxe) released in 2018, all written, produced, mixed and mastered by B. Ames.
The song from the Motha-Daughter duo B. Ames & Icon Sinia Alaia's Give That was born in New Orleans after meeting at a ball. Songs Be Free, Love the Girls and I'M AN ICON also blossomed from the connection.
Recently, B collaborated with Paris DJ & Producer Lazy Flow on the track Vogue w/ Matyouz
The latest solo single Reaction is featured on HBO Max's "Legendary" - a competition reality TV show about the Ballroom Scene.
This is just a taste of what comes from B. Ames' creative universe. Stay tuned! - Love from The Emerging-Underground-Vogue-Pop-BEIng - B. Ames