Mayday! Mayday! Mayday! Everybody take cover because the next big thing is about to hit. Hailing from Miami Beach, comes ¡Mayday! the alt-rap duo and brainchild of Plex, a Miami DJ / producer, and MC Bernbiz, a local MC hero, among the Miami club circuit. Plex and Bernbiz who have shared the stage with The Roots, Method Man, Red Man, Mos Def, and too many others to name… are finally here to bring us ¡Mayday! and raise some hell.
¡MAYDAY! whose video for their first single “Groundhog Day”, featuring Cee-lo Green (Gnarls Barkley / Goodie Mob) and the legendary 6x World Champion DJ Craze, was recently added to the VH1 Sub Soul and MTVU. It first hit it big within two days of premiering the video on youtube.com in May. The video achieved over 2 million views within 48 hours, breaking records. Media giants such as the New York Times, ABC World News Tonight, NBC 6 Evening News and Inside Edition, were the first among many to cover this breakout story.
“ It’s a clever, irresistible track that deserves all the hype it’s gotten. Groundhog Day captures the electric excitement of a city on the verge of a breakthrough.” -Miami Herald
”Cee Lo wheezes one of his typically memorable choruses, this one about the drudgery of the 9-5 workday.” -NY Times
¡MAYDAY! is a two man band consisting of Plex Luthor (producer/keyboardist) with work under the belt for Algorithm, Ecko multi-media, Discovery Channel and various Adult Swim spots) and MC Bernbiz (Miami’s hometown hero). In 2004 they released “Quicksand” which became a local classic and caught the attention of up and coming record label, SouthBeat Records, home to platinum producer Jim Jonsin (produced with Jamie Foxx, Pitbull, Trick Daddy). They were offered a recording deal soon after. In early 2006 they released their first commercial vinyl, “Angles”, distributed by Counterflow Distribution.
Now ¡Mayday! is set to storm the establishment and it seems they are armed with the attention they deserve for the release of their self-titled debut. This rap duo is one of the hottest new acts out there, so you don’t want to miss out on this ground breaking new debut by Miami¹s finest, ¡Mayday!.
World Premiere Video “Groundhog Day” featuring Cee-lo Green & DJ Craze the #1 video with over 2 million views on www.YOUTUBE.com. Click link below to watch the video: