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Kamaal Malak

KM Entertainment

Kamaal Malak’s list of accomplishments as a musician and producer directly reflects his desire to create music with integrity without regard for convention and genre. In 1993, his most notable success came when he joined Grammy award-winning music group, Arrested Development. His personal highlights while part of Arrested Development were the opportunities to perform with Peter Gabriel on his WOMAD Tour, at Woodstock 94’ and on The Late Show with David Letterman. The group also performed for Nelson Mandela in South Africa. Malak first discovered and began to hone his musical talent in his hometown of Philadelphia, where he lists his early influences as Funk, Jazz, Rock, Pop, Soul, Blues and Gospel. He was inspired by the music of hometown Jazz legends Stanley Clarke and Alphonso Johnson and was exposed to the bass guitar at an early age. During this time, he also began to write songs, fueling his desire to sing and play. While searching for new music opportunities he moved to Los Angeles. While living in LA, he pursued his passion as a producer/songwriter /bassist, working with artists including Third World Lover, Donna Delory, CeCe Peniston, Chocolate Soul Genius, and Hip Hop producer Sir Jinx. Recently, Banshee Music a subsidiary of GMR marketing announced a major venture to sonically brand music for professional sports franchises. Malak was asked to compose several theme songs for the Atlanta Falcons and contributed a song for the Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby, both of which are available on iTunes. Malak currently resides in Nashville, TN where his production company, KM Entertainment, has created music and develops music branding applications for various B2B, B2C and E-  commerce initiatives. K M Entertainment has also worked with film and TV clients, which include MTV’s Real World, Fox FX Networks, Coca Cola, NBA, NFL, Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby and TBS.