From: GA, United States
Genre: Pop, Childrens, Family
BÜMO Records is pleased to bring you Boxtop Jenkins' full length CD, ‘You’re Happier When You’re Happy’! The CD is full of fun, quirky, wacky, family friendly songs - just like the ones you heard last Halloween. The singles "Gettin’ Down On Halloween" and "Rattlin’ Rattlin’ Bones" were heard on Sirius/XM’s Kids Place Live and WXPN’s Kids Corner, and won the Halloween song contest on Jango.com. In this full length CD, Boxtop sings about Barry Blue Berry, a crocodile who wouldn't brush his teeth, Toast And Jelly’s breakfast party, and a cast of other characters. These songs are sure to entertain you and your children for years to come.
Boxtop Jenkins was raised on folk, bluegrass, rock and storytelling and brings a modern touch to these soon to be children's classics. Infectious grooves and memorable melodies and stories, He is a singer, songwriter, artist, and Dad. Playing to adult audiences for years as a touring musician in the US and Europe (pop, rock, blues, rockabilly and a slew of Elvis impersonators), he also entertained thousands of children as a puppeteer with his "American Kasper Theatre", the only authentic German Kasper puppet theater in the US. Currently splitting his time between Europe and the US, he continues to write for himself and other musicians who are recording and releasing his work.
On his latest release, Boxtop is joined by Grammy winners Indigo Girls, on the feel good song “Wag More”. And Grammy nominee Shawn Mullins, helps Boxtop out on “Toast and Jelly”, “Five Little Monkeys”, and “Rattlin’ Rattlin’ Bones”. Boxtop’s band includes veteran Atlanta session musicians Brandon Bush (Sugarland, Train), Gerry Hansen (Shawn Mullins, Randall Bramblett Band), Davis Causey (Randall Bramblett Band) Tom Ryan (Randall Bramblett Band), Martin Kearns, Kevin Leahy, Bret Hartley, and the music creator for Food Network’s hit "Good Eats", Patrick Belden.
With the music of Boxtop Jenkins, you’ll be happier!