Juan Rhyme Brothers are Filipino recording Rap group consist of four members, Too young (Julius Ucag), Mac G. (Frank Erold Brandares), Sagisag (Joseph Cagulada) and front singer Dwin Araza (Aldwin Araza Andal). The group founded in Taguig City, Philippines in 2009 and originally consist of several members. They already joined several rap contests in towns and fiestas and songwriting competitions.
In 2011, Sagisag, Mac G and Too young recorded an original rap song entitled "Pilipinas". In November 2011, The group joined Muzikademy Song-writing music camp at Clark city, Pamgpanga. They use the song "Pilipinas" as their entry and end up 3rd place. In the same competition they met the singer Dwin and asked him to do a collaboration.
In January, 2012 the group and Dwin recorded their first original R&B Hip-hop demo song entitled “Sana’y Pagbigyan” (Hope to give a chance). Dwin then join the group and became the 4th member of Juan Rhyme Brothers. The promotional music video of the song premiered on July 03, 2012 on YouTube.
The group earned numerous exposures and perform as front act for Salbakuta, a popular Filipino hiphop group in a beneficiary concert in Bulacan and Sto. Nino Feast in Moriones, Tondo, Manila. They also perform as front act artist for Bryan Termulo sophomore album launch in mall shows under BWB records with hiphop recording artist Khen Magat.
They used to perform in some bars and fiestas in Manila to promote their original songs most notably at Paskuhan sa Tiger City 2012, a month and a half Christmas event in Mandaluyong city hall, The Library Bar, Malate and 2013 Coco Festival, San Pablo City, Laguna Province. The group made their national Television debut on The Medyo Late Night Show with Jojo A. All the Way, TV5 being aired every weeknights at 12 midnight. They appeared multiple times in some of the show's segment.
In January 2013, The group submit their demo CD to 4 major record labels 2 of them contacted the group. In March, 2013 ALPHA records music corporation and Viva Records contacted the group and urge them to write more songs. Also the same month the song "Buru-10" Jazz novelty hiphop song got featured in GMA 7's Kapuso Mo. Jessica Soho, "Laro Tayo" segment. The song earned exposure by being played several times during commercial prior to the airing of the show.
In August 15, 2013, The group officially signed an exclusive recording contract under Alpha Music Corporation to release their debut single to be available in digital downloads and a debut album.
Juan Rhyme Brothers Contact Info:
09064548543 - Dwin
09268545678 – Mac G.
Bhajo Cabauatan –TV Director of Jojo A.
All the way!
Arnold Lim – Marketing Manager of ALPHA Records 09332767339
Sana'y Pagbigyan LIVE @ COCO FESTIVAL 2013 - Juan Rhyme Brothers