Emerging from Dayton, OH with his own unique styles, Shades has proven to be one of the most diversified artists in the region. Being among the rare breed who writes, produces, and records, Shades seems to be all too comfortable in the music industry. Combining elements of hip-hop, punk-rock, RnB, and jazz with his background in classical piano, each record has come out completely different from the last.IMG_0012