THEY PLAT AT CANNES MUSIC SUMMIT TUESDAY THE 6TH
Dj ” Q” Not often do we come across a Dj who embodies the whole spirit of dance music.
Coming from a music and dance background Dj Q (Quint Young) has shown that he is not only
talented on the dance floor but also has an ear for great dance music. From the streets of New York
and New Jersey, Q was first noticed as a house music dancer for Bstar music’s “Queen of house”
Miss Barbara Tucker: he was then given the opportunity to record his unique Mc style vocals along
side Barbara on some of her tracks. This then opening the doors for Q to show that he was not just
a skillful dancer, but also had other talents that would help progress him into a recording artist as
well as a programmer with the spirit of the beat of a dancer. Dj Q has a very uplifting feel about the
way he plays music and plays very up tempo, if you’re looking for a Dj that will make your crowd get up
on their feet and dance nonstop then Q is the man. Now he has become an integral part of the
Bstar Music Group, Q started with just opening up for Barbara Tucker at shows, since then they
have now teamed up to form the Barb&Q project.. With performances already in over ten Countries
including, Italy,Africa, Spain,Ibiza,Turkey Hungry,Jakarta,Budapest, Switzerland, Dubai,Miami,
(WMC events) Amsterdam. Q also holds residences in NY (coney Island Boardwalk,)( Ibiza)
(Soul Heaven),( Miami) and let the singer be heard..in the last five years, for Ms Barbara Tucker.
Once in every generation something truly special comes along. Enter… Barbara Tucker.
Barbara is a sensational entertainer that truly captures the essence why we go to performances.
Her shows are extremely intense with her captivating voice and phenomenal stage presence.
Question: Why do audiences worldwide cheer/applaud her performances whether they understand
the language or not. Answer: They feel her Passion. Barbara is one of the rare performers whose
true gift is touching people in a most positive uplifting way. Barbara Tucker to House/Dance is what
Stevie & Aretha is to soul. Beatles & Stones is to rock. You get the picture. From her groundbreaking
(Liza Minelli – esk) performances to her amazing classic recording Barbara has truly become a living
breathing fiery fierce legend that you must experience. Barbara has been a major part of the house
community for over 20 years. Some call her the Queen or Mother of house, to sum it up Barbara Tucker
is House. Besides being a singer/artist/performer recognized the world over, she is a Writer, Activist,
Mentor, Stage Developer, Event/Club Promoter, Stylist, Label Owner, Artist Consultant, and Choreographer.
Some of the Countries & Cities Barbara has performed in are simply Amazing…. Africa, Siberia, Tokyo,
Budapest,Sydney, Russia, Sweden, Berlin, Toronto, Ibiza, Italy, Chicago, San Francisco, London, Germany
, Hong Kong, Croatia, France, Egypt and of course New York. This is just to name a few.
The world-renowned, leading diva of dance music is much more than just a vocalist — she lives to bring
the spirit of love from the stage to the floor. Strong in her belief of the power of the stage, she performs
from her pulpit, singing the message of everyday people, everyday love. Once Barbara has blessed the
stage, you are guaranteed to be touched, to feel joy, and to move to her inspirational message.
Barbara’s love of what she does for her fans allows her to go with the spirit of her audience, never giving
the same show twice with nothing short of real. While others memorize every ad-lib, Barbara rides on the
feeling of the night. Barbara has been a strong force in the New York scene for years.
As a promoter, all her hard work networking has also brought the house scene closer together
around the world.
She consistently promotes the Underground Network; “And let the Singer Be Heard” and
“BT Vocal Contracting” by organizing tours and booking/producing up-and-coming artists,
and Networking Producer and Singer together for creating of new works. Barbara has worked with
Producers and/or has toured with and/or recorded background vocals for Moby, Cerrone, Pet Shop Boys,
Dave Steward, Deee-lite, Wyclef Jean, George Clinton for Herbie Hancock, Reel to Reel, Danny Teneglia,
Eric Moriello, DJ Pierre, Lil Louis, Tommy Musto, Louie Vega, Kenny Dope Gonzalez, Terry Hunter,
David Guetta, Blaze, Junior Vasquez, Peter Luts, Rob Da Noise Temple, Mood II Swing,
Walter Gibbons (late), Klemon Bennelli, David Van dueta E Smooth, Marcus Fugate,
MOMO Productions,djOliver, Dj Pippi, Freddy Turner, DJ Spen, Don Olivier, Don Welch, Pepe Tuccillo,
The Bacci Brothers, DJ KFK, Albert Cabrera (Formerly Latin Rascals),Timmy Vegas, Duane Harding,
M&S, “EARZ”, Whiplash and Turner. Some of Barbara’s Number 1 Billboard Club Hits; “Beautiful People”,
“I Get Lifted”, “Stay Together”, “Jazz It Up”, “Stop Playing with My Mind”, “Most Precious Love”,
and “Love Vibration”. She has also choreographed and/or danced with Shannon, C&C Music Factory,
Jay Williams, Sabel, BWP, Johnny O, Jovonn, Butch Quick, Soul System, and Too Nice. Barbara is also
the creator of the B-Crew project that featured herself, Mone, Dajae and Ultra Nate for which she wrote
the hit song “Party Feelin”. Barbara Tucker under the direction of Luis Barro had her2007 -2008 residency
on Xm Satelile the Move, segment called Barbara Tucker and Friends We know House The Evolution.
Where she select house music from the 80s and 90s into today, interview DJs, artist and Labels.
A very historical informative fan show. Now satellite radio has merged with Serious Radio, and
the Move has moved! Stay tuned for Barbara’s pod cast shows………. Currently Barbara is working
on a couple of projects, and in the studio working on her album for Bstar music group and producing
other artist as well as a new track with her group the B-Crew which features Dawn Tallman,
and Charlotte Small, with music produced by varies producers. With the success of Most Precious Love
people are still being moved from the U.K. to Miami and Portugal, and in between Barbara receives
awards and accolades for her accomplished works and performances. She is Founder and Organizer
of and Let the singers be heard, where she showcases 15 house artist established and new, turning
it into a conference within the conference. She is the only recording artist with a summer residency in
IBIZA SPAIN that she has been doing for the past 15 years where she performs at clubs such as SPACE,
DEFECTED/GLITTER BOX RESIDENCY AND BLU MARLIN RESIDENCY and priivate event representing
a strong voice for dance -house music. N Her new company, Consulting Muse is a consulting company
for artist, up and company as well as established. As she inspires from the stage, now she inspires behind the stage.
Staging and mentoring artist in the art of performance as, SPIRIT IN MOTION.
She’s done the Berlin Dance Award & MTV Parties all over. This Legend, this Activist, this Universal Diva,
this Woman sets the standard for a true performer. This is Barbara Tucker, and when a new club opens,
they call on Barbara Tucker because she knows how to Set it off and get the party started. Right!!
Barbara Tucker is currently working on her 30 years in dance music Project, more producers more
music and remixes …GET READY!!!! Always more to come!
Now into her 30th year of dance music she still moves with a passion to move the floor and leave
a message for people of love and life… with songs from YOLANDA BE COOL, Plastic funk the cube guys
and a new group she formed with NEW COMER DJ-MC/DANCER QUINTA YOUNG, together called,
BARB&Q ..together they are a strong performance team such as the 90’s group, la Bouche
So getting ready for new releases with Carl Cox , Marley Mar, and latest release with Federico SCAVO
LIVE YOUR LIFEon D-Vision Records . She is still an icon who speaks on panels from the WMC,
to IPM/ROME AND SOMETIMES, ADE. Still working with DISCO LEGEND, CERRONE, Barbara
was asked to appear on the X-FACTOR/FRANCE with Cerrone on a segment for contestants
singing Amercian songs. ‘As long as the Creator gives me Breathe, I shall sing the Messages
of Love and encourage young artist all over the world to express the gift given to the fullest…the world waits!”