A Little Sumpin'

Angela Hunte is known for her work with JAY-Z, Snoop and Machel Montano. She brings her Brooklyn-by-way-of-Trinidad swagger to a set of sharp reggae rhythms from producers including DJ Buddha (Pitbull/Daddy Yankee/Sting), Jerry Wonda (The Fugees/Santana) and Dready (Busta Rhymes/Vybz Kartel).

• Angela wrote “Empire State of Mind,” the highest-charting track of JAY-Z ’s career (5 weeks at #1) and a winner of multiple awards at the 2011 Grammys

• Angela has written songs for Amy Winehouse, Snoop Dogg, Britney Spears, Lisa“Left” Eye” Lopes, Danity Kane, Machel Montano and Melanie Fiona

• She has appeared on songs in the following genres: hip-hop, R&B, pop, reggae, dancehall, soca, drum & bass, garage/two-step, dubstep

• Before launching her singing career, she was a stylist and casting director for iconic music videos by Bell Biv Devoe (“Poison,” “Do Me”), Boyz II Men (“Motownphilly,” “End of the Road”), and Jodeci (“Come and Talk To Me”)

• Angela was the lead singer of the Motown Records girl group 7669 in the ‘90s

• She sang the children’s chorus on Nas’ “I Can” Her recent forays into soca

• (“Party Done” with Machel Montano; “Mon Bon Ami”) have made her a household name in her family’s native Trinidad, and have been highlighted by NPR in their list of the best songs 2015 and 2016

• R.A.W.-- Angela Hunte’s debut album was released in 2017


Selected Discography:

Nas - I Can (USA,2002)
Genre: Hip-Hop;  Role: Writer/Vocalist

Britney Spears - Do Something (USA/Sweden,2004)
Genre: Pop;  Role: Writer

Danity Kane - Showstopper (USA,2006)
Genre: Pop/R&B;  Role: Writer

Jay-Z - Alicia Keys - Empire State of Mind (USA,2009)
Genre: Hip-Hop/R&B;   Role: Writer/Co-Producer

Magnetic Man - I Need Air (UK,2010)
Genre: Dubstep;  Role: Featured Vocalist

Slightly Stoopid - Mona June (USA,2012)
Genre: Reggae;  Role: Featured Vocalist

Snoop Lion - Reincarnated (Jamaica,2013)
Genre: Reggae;  Role: Writer/Featured Vocalist

Diplo and Swick - Keep It Gully (USA/Australia,2013)
Genre: EDM;  Role: Featured Vocalist

Gyptian - Sex Love and Reggae (Jamaica,2014)
Genre: Reggae/Dancehall;  Role: Writer/Featured Vocalist

Machel Montano + Angela Hunte - Party Done (Trinidad,2015)
Genre: Soca;   Role: Writer/Featured Artist)

Angela Hunte - Mon Bon Ami (Trinidad,2016)
Genre: Soca;  Role: Writer/Featured Artist

Machel Montano + Angela Hunte - Like So (USA/Netherlands,2017)
Genre: Soca/EDM;  Role: Writer/Featured Artist

Angela Hunte - R.A.W. (USA,2017)
Genre: Reggae;  Role: Writer/Featured Artist

Quincy “Ayo“ (2020)

Raising kaaan“Street Need A Body“ (2021)

Queens TV Shoe“Free“ ABC (2021)

Judas and the Black Messiah
“Welcome to America” Feat Black Thought,
Angela Hunte, and CJ Armstrong(2021)

Spice “Frenz”(2021)

Spice “Love Her“ (2021)