DA PUBLIC'S EYE ***ARTIST FEATURE***
If you’ve got it, flaunt it! That’s an adage that entertainer Jason “Da Public’s Eye“ Stanley seems to live by. Da Public’s Eye is an eccentric artist that represents the next wave of musical fusion transcending various genres of music, from hip-hop to funk. This versatile lyricist doesn’t mind spreading the word about his music, his talent or his big dreams and it won’t be long before the world knows that Da Public’s Eye is a musical force to be reckoned with.
Describing his sound as “flowing water that, once it touches you, it nurtures you.” He says listeners are instantly drawn to his music because it speaks to everyone, regardless of who they are. “It’s pure hip-hop, soul and straight funk,” he says. Da Public’s Eye says his musical influences are vast. “I have been influenced by so many realms of music; everyone from Curtis Mayfield and Jay-Z to 2Pac and Kid ‘N Play.”
Da Public’s Eye says his sound is well-thought out and meticulously crafted. He approaches his music like a surgeon approaching a complicated surgery -- choosing just the right tools for the job and targeting his audience with skill, wit and precision. “My style is a combination of lyrics over different beats. I feel the beat and that’s what drives me to be my best, to deliver what comes from the heart.”
A native of Maxton, North Carolina (just outside of Fayetteville) Da Public’s Eye came from a musical family. His uncle was a jazz performer and his mother was a singer but he got his real taste in music by working with his older brother, a rapper. “I wanted to impress my brother so I started free styling against older cats and getting my name and face all over. With all the attention I was getting my brother started working with me and teaching me how to perfect my style and learning the game.
”Da Public’s Eye was brought to the attention of Transcend Entertainment’s CEO Cendy Rouse. “I sent her to my website and she l