From: NC, United States
Dennis Harmon, better known by his stage name “Abrasive B”, was born December 1, 1988 Resides out of Charlotte North Carolina. He is a producer, recording artist, engineer, composer, and a full time college student. He now resides in Charlotte, NC, where he is attending school and furthering his music career. Abrasive grew up from a very musical background, watching his family record music since he was 5 years old. He started at the age of 13 using his hands to make beats on the school desk while his friend’s would freestyle. Abrasive played basketball in high school and earned MVP, and all conference awards. Through his high school years, Abrasive gained popularity by passing out demos during and after school. Since then, his music has continued to gain popularity past his high school and has now spread throughout the Twin Cities and Midwest area. Although being recruited for a basketball scholarship, he has made the decision to pursue his passion in music and earn his bachelor’s degree. Influenced by Timbaland,Ludacris The Neptunes, Missy Elliot, LL Cool J, and Ice Cube, Abrasive B started to gain a buzz around the Midwest area by producing tracks for numerous local artists. On June 3rd 2008, his debut album “Global Warming” was released. It features the top hits “Saggin’ In My Pants” featuring Poncho and “What It Be” featuring Young Roc. The album has had much success, moving units in the US, Europe, Canada, Germany, the UK, and more through distributors like Apple ITunes, Rhapsody, Amazon, La La, and more. Abrasive now runs a record label known as Newzbreak Productions. Abrasive’s music has been known for its monster bass known as kicks, Silly Humor imitations, and creativity. He has grown over the years and it will present that with his second solo album. The highly anticipated “No Further Questions” is scheduled to be released in 2010. From being outrageous on stage, and on camera and using off the wall slang in his music, Abrasive has gotten much respect by being who he is. He loves to hear his songs smash in the clubs with a heavy rotation of bass. He is great for imitations and saying what ever is on his mind, using past issues with ex-lovers, and back-stabbers, to fuel his tank of Creativity and being uniqueness. He has gotten radio play from the Mid-west to the West coast, and has done plenty shows around his area. He has made contact with many A@R’s and mainstream artists and it is believed that he will make a huge mark on the music industry!