Nicole Paris and Ed Cage: A beatboxing lesson from a father-daughter duo
Nicole Paris and Ed Cage - Beatboxers
Father-daughter beatboxing duo Nicole Paris and Ed Cage mix beats across generations. Full bio
how we used to do it --
to beatbox me to sleep?
chill out, chill out.
calling me the loser.
really know what beatboxing is,
them a little history --
of where it comes from.
New York, New York!
when we would go to parties,
and you would have the rapper.
electricity coming out of me,
what the beats was doing.
and when the rapper began to rap,
to do all type of stuff
to humiliate the person
all your tuition, (Nicole laughs)
and call you "the loser."
different in our house,
of us jamming in church.
we'll look at each other like,
"Aw, Dad -- listen to that."
jam session and everything.
just a tiny bit of our jam session?
EC: Y'all ready for a jam session?
Come on, everybody stand up!
About the speaker:Nicole Paris and Ed Cage - Beatboxers
Father-daughter beatboxing duo Nicole Paris and Ed Cage mix beats across generations.
Why you should listen
Nicole Paris, a beatbox artist and musician, gained notoriety and millions of fans when a YouTube battle against her mentor and father, Ed Cage, went viral within hours of its release.
Mixing current EDM (electronic dance music) sound, vibrant energy and passion to create new and unique beats, her freestyle instantly garnered worldwide acclaim and interest. Sparring live on ABC’s Good Morning America and the CBS Late, Late Show with James Corden, she was crowned the new face of beatbox by popular vote with Doug E. Fresh, Rahzel and other well-known beatboxers, hailing her natural talent.
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