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Live Bands  & Musicians

We go all out to make your party one that your guests will always remember. Sometimes you might just want a live band or musicians. We have you covered! The premier live band experience that you will encounter, featuring top rated musicians. Performing everything funky and smooth, making you want to dance all night.  The Muzik performs a wide variety of music including R&B, Dance, Funk, Soul, Blues, Jazz and other genres. Our primary goal is to ensure that your event is memorable and we will keep the dance floor packed from beginning to end.

Whether you’re planning a small intimate or grand event, The Muzik is known for non-stop exciting performances that will keep the crowd entertained.

Contact us today!

Weddings . Corporate . Private . Community

Band Biography

Viktor Allen – Lead singer of the Muzik. Viktor came from a long list of Gospel Singers from the likes of Re. James Cleveland and Isaac Douglas. He became a soloist with Miss Cleo Brown his Grandmother and things took off from there. As an R&B singer Viktor has opened for Howard Huitt, Shiela E., Big Daddy Kane, Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes and many more. After collaborating with a few friends, he formed what is today, The Muzik.

John Colvin – John has over 40 years of experience playing bass. He’s well rounded and versed in all types of music genres such as R&B, Jazz, Top 40 and Gospel music. I have recorded with various music producers, and several Gospel recordings as well. He has also played at various wedding venues, casinos and clubs throughout South Jersey and the Philadelphia area. John is a working musician that plays for a few recording artists upon request, but is a huge part of The Muzik band. His favorite moments are seeing the audience react when they hear their favorite song!

Sheena Mason – Has been singing in the church since the age of 8. Sheena’s love of music shows through her sultry voice. Her musical influences are from Jazz & Classical to R&B and Funk. Her beautiful cover of the classic At Last to the funky grooves of Bad Girl. She is one to see. If your ready for a great performance, a great performance you’ll get.

Phillip O’Neal Colvin – Instrument: Lead & Rhythm, Acoustic & Bass Guitar. I’ve been playing with bands for 30 years. My background includes Gospel, Jazz, R&B, Rock. God put a passion in my heart to play guitar at an early age. I got my first acoustic guitar at the age of 5. I took Jazz lessons from known guitarist Herb Moore and picked up things from other well known musicians.My inspirations include my late uncle, my older brother and their friends.

Paul F. Watson – Pianist, Keyboard, Organist and musical producer. Since the early 80’s Paul has enjoyed a successful music career. He’s traveled all over the East Coast performing for major functions such as the Black Image Awards after party in California as well as appearing as an opening act for Lou Rawls, The Temptations ans Ashford and Simpson. During this period Paul has also had the opportunity to perform as musical director on the Annabelle Lee River Boat Cruise in Richmond Virginia. He has co-produced with Tim Branson, Jimmy Carson, Matthew Steel, Miki Howard, Fred & Rodney Jerkins on various projects. His repertoire includes R&B, Gospel, Funk, Pop and Jazz. Since his establishment in the 1990’s he has become one of the best top flight musicians, engineers and producers in the area.

Alvin Burnett – Drums. I’ve been playing drums since the age of 3. I grew up playing Gospel music in church. My musical influences are Carter Beauford, Calvin Rogers, Chris Coleman and Aaron Spears. I’ve been privileged to play with a variety of musicians and bands. I’ve been gifted to play all types of genres such as Gospel,Jazz, Smooth Jazz, Rock, Pop, Oldies and many more.

Maybe just a Soloist?

Angel Santiago is fun, outgoing and super talented. We’re proud to have him as one of our main Event Hosts as well as our exclusive acoustic artist. With years of experience in the entertainment industry, Angel has a unique advantage when it comes to performing – and it shows with every wedding he rocks. 

Bio

After high school, he signed a record contract as the singer of alt-rock act “Days Like These” and spent 5 years traveling the country, touring and performing at different venues including, the Trocadero, BB&T Pavilion (Formerly the E-center in Camden), the Knitting factory in NY and many others. During that span he recorded two full length albums that were sold world-wide: Charity Burns Green (2003) and Inventure (2005). The group went on hiatus in late 2006. He spent the next couple of years pursuing his degree in teaching and performing in cover acts Static Addiction and recently with the entertainment act Fame and Fortune. Within Fame and Fortune, he played rhythm guitar and sang male lead vocals. They traveled and performed throughout the mid-atlantic states with an extensive top 40 repertoire in front of crowds at Xfinity Live!, the Wells Fargo Center, Seacrets Jamaica, and many other high volume rooms.

As of right now, he enjoys his career as a teacher and a event host / solo acoustic act. If you’re interested in Angel hosting and/or performing live at your wedding, contact us today!

Maybe just a Percussionist?

Jotan Afanador played with the bachata music group, Aventura. In 2006, Jotan played with this band before one million fans, the group’s largest crowd yet. Aventura is, without a doubt, the most acclaimed Sony Music Latin boy band today. They are Latin Grammy winners as well as Billboard record breakers. Such is their popularity, that Aventura also broke the record for most sold out concerts in 2008. They are, moreover, the most heard band on Spanish radio stations in the U.S. and Latin America. Afanador has toured and recorded on the most recent Aventura albums called K.O.B Live, Sold Out at Madison Square Garden- Kings of Bachata, and their 2009 album, The Last. In 2010, Jotan played with Aventura 4 sold out concerts at the famous Madison Square Garden in NYC and with special guests New York Yankee, Bearnie Williams, and Acon . He also performed a solo for Lady Gaga, and recorded for superstar Jennifer Lopez. During Aventura’s 2010’s U.S tour, Jotan performed live at the George Lopez tonight show in Burbank, California, Warner Brothers Studios.

Jotan Afanador is by all means an international artist, not only because of the diversity of his musical background and expertise, but also due to his linguistic abilities. Being bilingual with English and Spanish and also being able to speak some Portuguese has helped him expand his career at the international level. He has toured extensively in Canada, Central and South America, the Netherlands, France, and England. The year 2009 marked a new beginning: ”the year of birth and the year of promise” in Jotan Afanador’s career. He is currently performing at local and national venues, touring in the U.S. and abroad, as well as doing studio work, clinics, and teaching privately. Afanador’ s main goals are taking his drum playing all over the world and to inspire and touch the lives of many, both drummers and non-drummers alike. Jotan Afanador is currently endorsed by Vic Firth, Sabian, Canopus, Beato, Drumometer, Future Percussion Concepts and Drum Dial.

Jotan is on tour right now with Romeo Santos until the end of April 2018.