MP3 Agape - Against The Grain
It''s Profound, Prolific, Innovative and unlike anything you''ve ever heard.
14 MP3 Songs
HIP HOP/RAP: Rap, URBAN/R&B: R&B Rap mix
On January 10 a star was born in Los Angeles California, Crystal Elizabeth Page (Agapé) was raised in Sacramento California. The young actress played Beauty in Beauty and the Beast at the age of 8. Agapé the daughter of Poet and Novelist Linda Frances Hurdle had a literal gift that created a natural endeavor in her last birthed child. Her dad Columbus Lee Pages natural athletic ability led her into Track and Field later on.
In 1990, Agapé began to catapult into writing through poetry at a young age. Her sister Lakeesha and Shawna Page had a singing duo, which contributed to her later writing in lyrical and compositional form. Mariah Carey, Vanessa Williams, along with some oldies influenced her singing style. This gift was later developed into lyrically composed songs and thus Hip Hop lyrics.
While a freshman in High School she began to listen to mainstream artist like Aaliyah, Lauren Hill, Foxy Brown and Missy Misdemeanor Elliot which created an interests in Hip Hop. She began to write lyrics and perform in numerous concerts at her school and other venues. The 14 year old singer, actress, and Hip Hop songstress thus decided that it must be her calling to be an entertainer.
Later in her academic years Agapé took courses to develop her musical and theatrical talents. She began to experience life more thoroughly and have a greater understanding of the purpose of her gifts. From hanging with the wrong crowd Agapé almost lost her life and gained an understanding of what her lyrics will do for the world. Agapé began to find her purpose in life and who she will be to the world as an artist.
Soon after Agapé understudied Martha in Joe Turners Come and Gone, thus taking her acting talents to another level. She gained exposure from concerts throughout California and the Bay Area. Furthermore, she moved to New York City where she began to develop as an artist and find the sound, lyrics, and creativity to be amongst the few that are called into the entertainment industry.