Charlie Puth / Taylor Berrett
January 24, 2013
Charlie Puth is a 21-year old singer-songwriter and producer from New Jersey. Puth is currently attending Berklee College of Music on a full scholarship, majoring in Music Production and Engineering. He attended Manhattan School of Music Pre-College from 7th grade to his senior year where he was a jazz piano major and a classical minor. Puth has appeared on the Ellen DeGeneres Show twice after his cover release of "Someone Like You" by Adele. He arranged, produced, and sang the cover with Emily Luther, which went viral on YouTube. Puth currently has over 40 million hits on YouTube.
Taylor Berrett is a recording artist who recently signed with SRP Records, the production company that discovered and signed Rihanna. Berrett is a singer-songwriter based out of Northern Virginia who is most influenced by Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, the Elton John/Bernie Taupin team, and Chris Martin of Coldplay. Berrett’s music can be described as a wide-ranging blend of introspective acoustic folk to soul and R&B influenced grooves. His live performance is an ever-changing musical ride from start to finish.