Friday, August 15, 2014

Who is Kat Rodriguez?

Kat Rodriguez (aka Kat) is an incredible saxophonist, singer, songwriter, arranger, and composer with an accomplished resume. As a saxophonist in Beyonce's all female band, she has toured the world with one of the best, but is now ready to step into the limelight and show the world what she is made of. Kat currently has a CD out titled Mockery on iTunes and Amazon

Kat is one of 1000 girls who auditioned. She was handpicked by Beyonce herself. Kat took a break from singing for the opportunity of a lifetime. Since then, Kat has recorded The Beyonce Experience Tour, the I...Am Tour (with a featured solo on both DVDs), Beyonce Live at Roseland, An Intimate Night at The Wynn, Live at Revel, and Beyonce Live in London
Beyonce Band on When We Speak with Jermaine Sain
 Pictured L to R: Kat Rodriguez (tenor sax), Crystal Torres (trumpet) and Adison Evans (Alto Sax)
TV appearances include: Oprah, Ellen DeGeneres, Today Show, Good Morning America, Tyra Banks, BET Awards, Black Girls Rock Awards, American Music Awards, Fashion Rocks, Grammy's, The World Music Awards and the SuperBowl XLVII.

She has performed with: Ray Santos, Louis Bauso, Patato Valdes, Charlie Persip, JJ Hairston, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Slim Thug, George Michaels, Monica, Keri Hilson, Marsha Ambrosius, Fantasia, Ledisi, Kelly Price, Jill Scott, VV Brown, Estelle, Mary J Blige, Mary Mary, Pastor Shirley Caesar, Melonie Fiona, and many others. 

She has recorded with: Beyonce, Destinys Child, DJ Mark Ronson, Mobb Deep, Kidd Kidd, 50 Cents, Anthony Hamilton, Big Krit, Big Boi, Trumpeter/Producer Keyon Harrold and KeyKat Productions to name a few.

Working and touring with Beyonce inspired Kat. 
"When I was younger, I would always pretend to sing in front of the mirror with a brush. Yes, it sounds cliché, but I did. I've been fortunate enough to travel the world and share the stage with Beyonce. Now that I've seen the masses chant her songs, my heart yearns even more to follow my childhood dream," says Kat. 

That is exactly what she is doing. With her musical background and extensive performance experience, she blends talent and drive to create the phenomenon that is Kat Rodriguez.

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Jermaine Sain is the host/ creator of a talk show called When We Speak. After exiting the U.S. Army in 2003, as a Medical Sergeant, Jermaine began pursuing a career in music after he auditioned for American Idol in 2005, in Austin, Texas.

In 2008, Jermaine moved to Atlanta where he has had the opportunity to provide backing vocals for Kem (Grammy nominated R&B Singer) Heart (Rock and Roll Hall of Fame), and Barry Manilow, as well as for companies such as Pink Ribbon Story Foundation and Verizon Wireless. He made his first music video appearance in Kem's Glorify The King.

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