Cassius Qwandrell Ellison. Born (August 15, 1991). Known professionally as Blazer Barboza is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, A&R, digital marketing manager, record producer based out of Atlanta Ga. Ellison first became involved in music at the age of 19. After releasing his first album Prince of Pop he became a part of the music industry were he was nicknamed Blazer Barboza.
[1.]After creating his first professional album in 2018 Ellison created his own Record Label, Bok Productions, which helped launched his imprint in the music industry. Ellison joined The Breakfast Club (Show), after releasing his album to positive reviews.
Ellison is the youngest brother of three siblings. He began his early life in Augusta Ga were his aunt had primary custody of him. He started out selling his music out of the trunk of his car after discovering his sound he connected with Jay9mm where he was nickname ”Calio Da Dunn”. In 2017 he continued his journey with a opening performance for Kevin gates at the U21 entertainment center were he created a local buzz in his hometown. Later on after releasing a few YouTube videos he attracted a fan base and moved to Atlanta Ga where he began his career as a digital marketing manager. In 2018 he connected with Boosie Badazz of Louisiana were he began filming as a Videographer. Blazer Barboza has also connected with Jay-Z of Roc Nation.
[2.] In 2019 Blazer Barboza considered negotiating a deal with Epic records as an a&r. His primary role consist of scouting talent and presenting it to the record label , while overseeing the artist development of recording artists. In 2019 He Discover Roddy Ricch after the young artist approached him with a flash drive. Blazer Barboza supported the artist in his en devours giving him business information on how to get more features set up for him self. The advise of Blazer Barboza lead to Roddy Ricch being feature on Nipsey Hussle single title ”Racks In The Middle” which help lead Roddy Ricch to the Billboard Top 100 along with Assistance of Meek Mill.
[3.] After connecting with celebrities like Taraji P. Henson, Marlon Wayans, Boosie Badazz, Denzel Washington , and Future. Ellison gained more experience from marketing different projects as a digital marketing manager to help establish himself a name in the entertainment business.
Blazer Barboza is one of the few known best-selling music artist, with over 20 songs, 3 albums and 5 consecutive singles selling worldwide He was nominated to have his single ”Last Dance” played at the Bet Awards in 2018. After getting his soundtrack nominated to play through the 60th annual grammy awards ceremony. Ellison rose to fame After releasing his debut album Prince of Pop selling through out online digital stores.
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Movies & TV Shows
In 2005 Blazer Barboza audition as a actor for the ATL (film) acting as a custodian. With so much competition and different celebrities from the Atlanta area , His audition wasn’t a success. Ellison continued his journey in the music industry. He was able to contribute on the marketing aspect of the ATL (Film) receiving his credits through IMDb. After helping with the Digital process he then later became introduce to a few movie stars including celebrities like Denzel washington, Taraji P. Henson, and Marlon Wayans to contribute with the Digital Marketing team of Universal Television, Rick Alvarez, Christopher Moynihan and Tai Duncan to help promote the films The Equalizer, Proud Mary, Marlon (Tv series). In 2020 Blazer Barboza launched his latest Comic animation series title The Boza Buzz showing world wide over the You tube platform.
Occupation: rapper , singer, songwriter, record producer, digital marketing manager, A&r
Awards and Nominees: Apple music award
Instruments: Vocalist, keyboards
Other Names: Boza