2013 is the year of The Bullitts. In just a few months The Bullitts (aka music renaissance man Jeymes Samuel) has gone from underground genius to a sought after creative force of nature.
In less than six months The Bullitts has served as executive music consultant on the soundtrack to The Great Gatsby (handpicked for the gig by Jay-Z
,) released the genre busting single: “They Die By Dawn”
(featuring Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def, Lucy Liu
and Jay Electronica.
) And premiered a buzzed much about short film for the single that features Erykah Badu, Rosario Dawson, Michael K. Williams.
The accompanying video premiered exclusively through VEVO
The latest chapter in The Bullitts impressive story is the much-anticipated release of the Debut CD: They Die By Dawn And Other Stories Out July 9.
In preparation for the album release The Bullitts drops his latest track:
“Murder Death Kill”
More On The Bullitts: The Bullitts is A Man. A Plan. A Movement. The Bullitts is the musical moniker for U.K. Based singer/ songwriter/producer/ filmmaker/ renaissance man Jeymes Samuel. The Bullitts is an evolution and revolution in music and film. A well-rounded talent who not only creates groundbreaking music in the form of unforgettable songs, but also directs classic visuals and movies that accompanies them.
The Bullitts has written/produced/collaborated with everyone from Tori Amos and Charlotte Gainsbourg to Jay-Z and actresses Lucy Liu and Rosario Dawson. As well as hip-hop lyricist Jay Electronica. The Bullitts time is now.
“The Bullitts isn’t a band, it’s not an outfit, it’s just the moniker that I make music under. I guess in this instance, one man is a plural”
— Jeymes Samuel