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The Latest


"Always enjoy receiving new music from this talented singer."
- DJ Heat (WPGC 95.5 Radio On-Air Personality)

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The Latest


"Always enjoy receiving new music from this talented singer."
- DJ Heat (WPGC 95.5 Radio On-Air Personality)


Irony Collection

Minh's fifth studio album, "Irony Collection", a collection of 10 songs, is entirely written and produced by the artist, blending soul and American pop standard with his trademark vocals at center. While still one of the best kept secrets in music, he has performed with the likes of The Isley Brothers, Frankie Beverly, and Erykah Badu. His music has received placements on shows such as 90210, MTV's Made, and National Geographic among many others. He also contributes to the independent music community as a writer and a voting member of The Grammy (NARAS). 


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Media


"The man's appearance does not match his soulful cadence, but the atmosphere indicates that the crowd approves of his performance. No one expected the young Vietnamese man cracking jokes at the piano to belt out a version of "Someone Like You" that would bring chills to his audience."
- The Hoya (Georgetown University)

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Media


"The man's appearance does not match his soulful cadence, but the atmosphere indicates that the crowd approves of his performance. No one expected the young Vietnamese man cracking jokes at the piano to belt out a version of "Someone Like You" that would bring chills to his audience."
- The Hoya (Georgetown University)


VISUAL MEDIA


PHOTOGRAPHY


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Albums


"Minh's an emerging artist with a very bright future."
- The Hype Life Magazine

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Albums


"Minh's an emerging artist with a very bright future."
- The Hype Life Magazine


INDIE ALBUMS


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Bio


"The sound is that of R&B, with Minh's smooth delivery reminiscent of John Legend."
- The News & Messenger (Northern Virginia)

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Bio


"The sound is that of R&B, with Minh's smooth delivery reminiscent of John Legend."
- The News & Messenger (Northern Virginia)



Official Bio

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In a smoky and dimly lit DC divebar, you could hear the chatter of old and new friends catching up over a drink. Staccato was the name of the old place, though now it's been replaced with something else altogether. A dusty upright piano sat in the corner of a tiny stage. It was open mic night. A thin-frame Asian kid began singing and playing as the crowd grew quiet. It wasn't a voice you'd expect to come from someone like him. The songs were so packed full of emotions that a homeless man who came off the streets to listen was brought to tears. This was the beginning. The starting point of an artist that the world at large has yet to discover. He goes simply by his first name, Minh - a common Vietnamese name that means "bright" - as if he was destined to light up the world, albeit through his music.  

Though he is still considered largely unknown to the general public, he has already performed with the likes of The Isley Brothers, Frankie Beverly, and Erykah Badu. Several of his performances were on the same stage that Elvis Presley called home in Las Vegas. His music has received placements on major television shows such as 90210, MTV's Made, and National Geographic among many others.  

A true indie artist, he has been forging his own path since the release of his first independent album, "Life. Love. Soul." in 2006, which caught the attention of Matthew Knowles, then-manager of Destiny's Child and Beyonce. Though he decided to pursue other ventures at that time, Minh's passion for music eventually brought him back around. Only this time, he was determined to build a serious career as an artist and entertainment executive. In 2010, he produced and released an electro-soul album, "Dreamgirl's Heart", which served as a primer for his push into the entertainment industry.

Between 2010 and 2013, he would go on to release two more independent albums - Layers and The Shape of You. He also became a voting member of The Grammy (NARAS) and launched his Cool Eve Entertainment imprint - with involvement not only in music, but also in film and television. His current and fifth independent studio album, Irony Collection, was released in March of 2014. With every project, he explores the fusion of soul with other genres and sounds. He is undoubtedly multi-talented as a songwriter, producer, musician, and singer. What the future holds, only God knows. However, one thing is certain: Music will be made without reservation.