An R&B / soul trio consisting of Korean-Americans Nicky Lee, Eddie Shin and Flowsik. The group debuted with their full single Go on iTunes on March 28.
Nicky Lee (Li Jiu Zhe) is a popular singer in Taiwan. Born and bred in Los Angeles, California, Nicky already has five solo albums (Mandarin) under his belt. In 2007, he bagged the Best Male Singer trophy at Taiwan’s Golden Melody Awards for the album I’m Your Baby. He has also sung for the Forbidden Kingdom soundtrack, a movie that stars Jackie Chan and Jet Li.
AZIATIX: (left to right): Nicky Lee, Eddie Shin & Flowsik
Eddie Shin has been writing songs since he was 16. The Boston native studied music at New York University and kick-started his musical career in South Korea. He dropped an album in 2005 under Cube Entertainment, and released three singles after that; the most recent was in 2009. Check out his single Over. The talent has also composed tracks for Kpop artists such as Ivy, Wheesung and Soulstar.
Flowsik is a Queens, New York native who is popular in the local underground hip hop scene. His songs are mostly about the hardships and struggles as an Asian American in a predominantly non Asian American environment.
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Born in Boston, MA, Eddie’s family moved to Korea at the age of 10. Most of his writing is based on R&B, mixing it with his experiences performing in Asia. Eddie has been writing songs since age 16. He made his debut in Korea with his self- produced album “Just My Way,” which became a hit in the local Korean music scene in 2005. After producing his own mini-album “Love 20″ in 2006, he contributed to OSTs for many Korean dramas as well as composing, writing and producing for other K-pop artists’, establishing himself as a promising singer-songwriter.
Rapper “Flowsik” – Born and raised in Queens, NY, Flowsik is no stranger in the local underground Hip-Hop scene. His talents are recognized by many in the circle including Hip-Hop pioneer Ice-T whom he recorded with for the song “Hate”. Flowsik started composing when he was 15 and has always looked up to some of the greatest in rap music like Tupac, whose depth and ability to express his thoughts freely through his music has always served as an inspiration to Flowsik.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, CA, Nicky is recognized as an accomplished R&B/Soul Mandarin male vocalist with five solo albums released. After years in the Asian music industry, Nicky earned the title of “Best Male Artist” at the Golden Melody Awards in 2007, in the Mandarin speaking market of billions. His songs have been used in the movie “Forbidden Kingdom” that starred international actors Jackie Chan and Jet Li. Nicky is also developing his acting career, and appeared in the movie “Mulan.”