Omer Agca also known as Turreekk is a Dutch music producer based out of Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Born and raised in a small suburb outside of Rotterdam, he started making music when he was 16 years old and soon discovered his true passion in music.
Turreekk began his career remixing for various music contests. He gained exposure by selling tracks on his website and collaborating with songwriters Jenson Vaughan, Mandy Ventrice and Mateo Amarei. This landed him placements on Khloe & Lamar, a reality show featuring reality stars Khloé Kardashian and husband, basketball player Lamar Odom.
In 2012 and 2013 he place songs for two large US based companies, Miller Beer and General Motors. In 2014, Turreekk collaborated with the A-Game Writers Group, and produced the song called "Empire" by Nephrateri Lewis which landed him a placement on one of the current biggest TV series called "Empire" which is broadcasted on Fox Networks.
The Way You Were
Arkansas has a history of raising great musical talent such as Johnny Cash, Al Green and Kris Green. Now Arkansas is adding to its musical legacy with new producer, Nola Gates. Nola began his music career at the age of 14 by playing bass for the gospel group, The Imperial Gospel Singers and at 16 he was playing in the top 40 band, The Black Hole. From the hard work and sacrifice of his mother, Nola was able to attend the Krell Music Institute, a private school in Santa Monica, CA. At Krell, Gates learned to play guitar, drums, piano, horns, and acoustic upright instruments as well as reading and writing music. This exposure helped hone his skills in music and music production. Nola’s background in music has allowed him to work with such artists as LL Cool J and Twista. Discovering his new found love for hip-hop, Gates has become a producer to watch out for. Being able to write, play and produce music in hip-hop, R &B, pop, gospel, jazz, rock and fusion, Nola has had the opportunity to collaborate in the studio with D’Angelo as well as many other hip-hop artists. He has produced main stream artists such as Omar Cruz on Interscope Geffen A&M/BYI and Latoiya Williams, who is responsible for singing many of the fantastic melodic hooks for Dr.Dre, Snoop Dogg and Busta Rhymes.
Meet Sean Ryan. At only 22-years-old, Ryan is already on his way to becoming an eminent songwriter and singer in the music industry along with a budding acting career. He hails from the city of Brotherly Love, and as such, he loves to share his talents with the world. “It’s a blessing to be able to share my voice and my songs and in return, watch people enjoy them,” says Ryan. Sean began singing at the tender age of six at his home church in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After his first solo performance of “More Than Just a Story,” Sean knew he was destined for a life in the performing arts. He went on to attend the Young Performance Theater in where he won the Best Soloist award in 2001. His fate was sealed. He would pour his blood, sweat and tears into a career in music. Inspired by greats such as Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Barbara Streisand, Brian Adams and contemporary acts like Chris Brown, Ryan spent almost every waking moment honing his vocal skills and writing songs while other kids were hanging out with their friends. “I would write every chance I had. I wrote about whatever I was feeling, even if it wasn’t a complete song or poem. Life inspires me to write music and I love expressing myself through this form of storytelling. Writing is so personal. It’s a great way to connect with people,” expressed Ryan. At age 12, he made his television debut on the Bravo Network show called “Bravo On with the Show” as a dancer. In 2008, he scored the lead role of “Jalen Cooper” for a local stage play in Philadelphia called “Just Believe”. Since then, Sean has been cast in several independent films and web series; so the young talent has found yet another skill to add to his alreadyimpressive resume. In fact, Sean has become so enamored with the film world that he has plans to add script writing and production to his list of credits very soon. Currently, Sean is one of Wisdom Entertainments top songwriters and is working on his own album slated for release in the near future.
Songwriter, Singer & Actor // Sean Ryan
Producer // Nola Gates