Ballad is a soulful R&B singer born in Luanda, Angola, who used music as a safe space to migrate into the American culture. His unforgettable sound is reminiscent of Maxwell and Prince wrapped into one, with an eclectic image to match. Ballad’s sultry voice and passionate lyrics has earned him over 200k streams with his EP's, Croix and Suite ‘89, and has reached a demographic of over 60% women. His hit singles "Jasmine" and "Give It All" have been featured on popular websites like DJBooth.net, Revolt.tv, and YouKnowIGotSoul.com to name a few. Ballad's vision and passion for quality R&B is evident and he shows no sign of slowing down.