GRAMMY®-NOMINATED R&B/HIP HOP ARTIST MACK WILDS TO PERFORM HIS FIRST SOLO CONCERT AT SOB’s IN NYC ON 12/23
GRAMMY® Award-nominated Hip-Hop/R&B artist Mack Wilds, formerly known as actorTristan Wilds, has earned acclaim and recognition on television and in movies alike such as HBO’s “The Wire,” CW’s “90210,”“The Secret Life of Bees” and “Red Tails.” Wilds’ debut album, New York: A Love Story was released on September 30, 2013 and has been nominated for a GRAMMY® Award for Best Urban Contemporary Album for the 56th Annual GRAMMY® Awards. The album was released via Re Mi Fa/Louder Than Life imprint label, through Sony Music.Mack Wilds will perform his first solo concert at SOB’s in New York City on December 23, 2013. Mack is partnering with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital for a “Text To Donate” campaign in an effort to support childhood cancer treatment. The hospital has played a pivotal role in pushing U.S. pediatric cancer survival rates from 20 to 80 percent overall, and is the first and only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center devoted to children. A portion of the concert proceeds will also benefit the hospital.
Ticket holders and fans can join the mission and get in the spirit of giving
by texting “GIVE” to “50333” to donate $10 to St. Jude!
Besides playing Michael Lee on the HBO series The Wire and Dixon Wilson on the CW series 90210, actor Tristan Wilds became Mack Wilds in 2010 when he began moonlighting as an R&B singer. Born and raised in Staten Island, New York, Wilds signed a recording deal with the Ten2One label in 2010. In 2011 his track 2 Girlz landed on an episode of 90210 while his debut EP, Remember Remember, appeared before the end of the year. In 2013, his debut album New York: A Love Story landed with guest appearances from Raekwon, Method Man, and Doug E. Fresh. ~ by David Jeffries, All Music Guide
Album is available at Walmart
Singer turned actor Tristan ‘Mack” Wilds made a big splash in the industry after the release, signed to Salaam Remi’s (Miguel, Amy Winehouse and Alicia Keys) ?Louder Than Life Record label. The name of the album is called New York: A Love Story and features production from and guest appearance from Ne-Yo, Method Man, DJ Premier, Rico Love, Havoc and Salaam Remi.ease of “Own It‘. You may be familiar with Mack from his role on ‘The Wire’ and CW’s 90120.
Come and see MackWilds…Next appears on Sat Dec 21 at BB Kings (237 w 42nd NY, NY) w/Mack Wilds