America’s Got Talent Season 11 Star Will Perform Original Song “Fresh” With the Original Kids NBA Dance Team, The Knicks City Kids
New York, NY (January, 2017) — With momentum still building from an incredible 2016 where she achieved stardom on Season 11 of “America’s Got Talent” and was praised by everyone from Simon Cowell to the New York Post, Good Day NY’s Rosanna Scotto and Greg Kelly and more, along with new single “Vacation” out now on iTunes: 12-year-old hip-hop sensation Sky Katz has set her sights on one of the world’s most iconic arenas…Madison Square Garden! This Saturday, January 21st she will perform her original track “Fresh” LIVE during the first quarter of the New York Knicks VS Phoenix Suns basketball game with the Knicks City Kids Dance Team!
Hailing from Long Island NY, Hip-Hop Pioneer and BMI Recording Artist Sky Katz has been hitting the ground running in the music industry since discovering her talent and passion for rapping at the age of 5. Sky has kept the momentum up ever since with her dynamic, witty, and energetic style with an old school chemistry.
Fueled by her insatiable thirst to bring back old school Hip Hop and make a mark in the industry with influences from Hip Hop greats like Nicki Minaj, Drake, Nas, Rakim, and many more in the game, Sky Katz has honed her craft with a very appealing presence and has garnered a very good buzz and following that continues to expand through anyone who discovers her.
With her recent appearance on America’s Got Talent, she wowed the panel judges (and audience) with her single “Fresh”. Her single “Haters” (A re-vamp of Biz Markie’s “Just A Friend”) followed suit shortly after, which received critical acclaim and positive reception worldwide. Following the performances, she obtained thousands of followers from across the globe on her Instagram and YouTube pages, and is currently focused on driving her career forward. With the media taking immense notice- she’s made recent appearances on Live It Up! With Donna Drake, Verizon FiOS 1 – Long Island’s “Rick’s Rising Stars”, This Is 50, Pix 11 Morning News, Fox 5’s Good Day NY, and has been interviewed by LUCID Magazine, JamSphere, TV Grapevine, 92.3 AMP Radio’s ASTRA On the Air, Newsday, the New York Post, and will be featured in an upcoming issue of TIME Magazine for Kids!
“This pint-size rapper is trying to bring an end to gun violence” – The New York Post
“Unfortunately, she didn’t make it to the live shows, but that isn’t stopping this pre-teen from making a mark on the music scene!” – 92.3 AMP Radio’s Astra on the Air
“Some rappers go Old School. Melville’s Skylar Katz goes to grade school. She’s already taught her parents a lesson in chasing one’s dreams.” – Newsday
Sky Katz at 92.3 AMP Radio with Astra On the Air and TIME Magazine for Kids with Kid Reporter Jiyon Chatterjee
Past performances also include showcases at the Long Beach NY’s Allegria Hotel, Brooklyn’s 5 Spot, Camp Chipinaw in Swan Lake NY, the “Light Up Larchmont” Holiday extravaganza, and the Healthy Guru Expo at Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan.
Along balancing the recording studio, interviews and performances, Katz is also a star basketball player in Long Island and is currently on 3 different traveling teams. And these two worlds will collide this Saturday when she performs LIVE during the New York Knicks VS Phoenix Suns game at MSG!
With this momentous Madison Square Garden debut, and her first full-length album coming soon…you’ll want to keep an eye out for the young talent as she continues to leave her mark on the hip-hop and entertainment world in 2017!
For More on Sky Katz, VISIT: www.SkyKatzRaps.com
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