While offering outstanding business support and strategic planning, Rhythm Section One is dedicated to building successful careers for all the artists we support. Check out our roster of exciting and talented artists. If you are interested in booking or working with any of these talented artists, please send a message to for more details.

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Meagan McNeal

Graceful, sultry, and blessed with infinite talent, Meagan McNeal is the future of neo-soul and R&B. Born and raised in the Southside of Chicago, she began singing at an early age, and has since honed her talents, which have taken her around the world. She is ready to take the world by storm.

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Corey Wilkes

Corey Wilkes has established himself as one of the best improvising trumpeters in the modern era. Having the skill and maturity to approach mainstream repertoire of jazz standards with his own unique sensibilities, he combines them with his deep appreciation of hip-hop. Corey continues to bring his brand of musicianship and talent to the forefront of the genre.

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Mike x Clay

The music that rap group Mike x Clay makes defies classification. You might listen to one of their songs and get a rugged and grimy East Coast sound, and then you’ll hear another cut, and it will be a poignant, piano-ladened composition that might push you to tears. This chameleon-like trait speaks to the heightened musicality and overall work ethic of the group’s members.

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DJ Sadie Woods

Chicago native Sadie Woods received her BA from Columbia College and MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her practice includes sound art and design, deejay performance, exhibition making, and collaborations within communities of difference. She has played several sets at several venues around the city.

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