How do you keep your business going as your industry shifts? How do you continue to thrive in your creative life as you continue to navigate change and profitability year after year? Warren has the answer. He's been in the music industry as an engineer, musician and studio owner for over 25 years! Having worked with greats such as Tina Turner, Alicia Keys, and even 50 Cent, Warren has grown with the industry while also maintaining a thriving recording studio. On this episode, he shares his secrets of success and what's next for him! Hope you enjoy. Follow the show on IG at jwilliamsesq and artistswithoutdayjobs or email us at email@example.com
Warren McCrae has continued his love for music and has spent more than 25 years playing and being Musical Director for various artists such as KELIS, KEITH SWEAT, FREDDIE JACKSON, JANET JACKSON,
LIONEL RICHIE, INDIA.ARIE, TONI BRAXTON, YOLANDA ADAMS, and others.
He then turned to Funk, Rock & Roll and did multiple world tours and co-wrote /
produced music for NONA HENDRYX (from the group LABELLE) and LITTLE
STEVEN VAN ZANT (BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN AND THE E STREET BAND).
Being versatile got the attention of ROGER DAVIES (MANAGER - SADE, P!NK,
JANET, CHER) to work with Rock & Roll Legend JOE COCKER. Warren went on to
do 4 consecutive World Tours and 3 DVD’s / CD’s with JOE COCKER. He then met
TINA TURNER, and has continued to work with her for over 2 decades. Warren
performed with TINA on her “WILDEST DREAMS WORLD TOUR”(1996-1997). Her
“TWENTY FOUR SEVEN WORLD TOUR”, which was the largest selling tour of 2000.
Warren also co-produces, engineers, mixes, remixes, plays live bass and synth bass, drum
programming, additional production on several projects for fellow PRODUCERS. He’s
working with GRAMMY AWARD WINNING PRODUCER, MARK BATSON (DR.
DRE, EMINEM, JAY-Z, ALICIA KEYES, ANTHONY HAMILTON, INDIA.ARIE).
Warren completed work with MARK on MELISSA ETHERIDGE’S CD, entitled “This
Is M.E.”. Warren is currently working with MARK other upcoming projects for other
Major Recording Artist.
Warren’s mission and his talented staff at 24-7 Music Group is to create amazing musical
content by real musicians, singers and songwriters at its highest level. We can facilitate
any genre of music, to any client, at anytime. We have the ability to collaborate with
other major or indie artist. At our state of the art, private recording studio in California
where creativity and expression is developed into hits, happy clients and career success.