R. City LIVE
R City (our city), or otherwise known as Rock City, is from Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Since 2003, the production duo Theron and Timothy Thomas released music under the namesakes R. City and Planet VI. In 2006, the R. City sold their first song, “The Rain,” which appeared on American singer-songwriter Akon‘s triple platinum-selling album Konvicted. By October 2007, Rock City wrote songs for acts like Usher, Sean Kingston, Ashlee Simpson, Nicole Scherzinger, and Mary J. Blige. Early songs that saw chart success included “Take You There” by Sean Kingston (number 7 on the Billboard Hot 100), “When I Grow Up” by The Pussycat Dolls (number 9 on the Billboard Hot 100), and “Replay” by fellow V.I bredren, Iyaz (number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100) R. City’s releaseed their debut album, What Dreams Are Made Of in 2015 and certified platinum.
In this episode of R. City Live, the brothers explains the meaning behind their platinum record “Locked Away” featuring Adam Levine. “my mother use to take me and my brother to go see our fadda who was locked up, and this is what he said…..”
If you ever get a chance to see R. City LIVE, you will be in for a treat. These guys track record for production is long, you will be amazed on some of the records in which they produced. To see R. City LIVE follow them on FB and IG, tell’em Jungle sent ya.