Our TalkStar Family
Byron "Mr. Talkbox" Chambers
Nashville, TN USA
Contemporary R&B/Funk/Gospel artist.
He is featured on Talkbox on several #1 hits in multiple genres including Jazz, R&B, Pop, Hip Hop, Gospel, Country, Reggae & Contemporary Christian. We at TalkStar call him a Talkbox Jedi.
Performed the infamous intro to Bruno Mars smash “24K Magic”which was then sampled to create Kendrick Lamar’s “Loyalty” earning him 4 Grammy Awards.
Los Angeles, CA USA
Creator of the TalkStar – Platinum producer and talkbox artist.
Talkbox featured on records with Machine Gun Kelly, Bryson Tiller, Tyga, Flo Rida, Fareast Movement, Snoop Dogg, Kurupt, Just Blaze, Wonder Girls, Lil Rob, Baby Bash, Paul Wall, Mike Posner, and more.
His original talkbox music has become dance battle standards around the world. Songs like “I Can Make Ya” and “Winning” have been featured on competition shows like So You Think You Can Dance, World Of Dance, and America’s Got Talent – as well as tens of thousands of dancer videos on YouTube and other social media platforms.
Patrick „Static“ Scheffler
Producer and founder of „VIBEKINGz“
Ray-J, Gizzle, Kehlani, Rayven Justice, O.T. Genasis, TQ, Glasses Malone, 40 Glocc, Ayosha, K-Young, Just Chase, Vory, Shai, J-Ro of The Alkaholikz, Trillville, Jerzee, Ogün & Ömsen, CJ Taylor, Bria, Y’akoto, Bahar, Niels Van Gogh, Maliq
Producer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, DJ and talkbox artist
(formerly known as Sergio Selim)
A Roland endorsed musician, SERGIIO is a seasoned live performer and keyboardist frequenting on stages with some of the best bands and musicians on the scene. His DJ sets often include live instrumentation and the Talk Box, special guests and exclusive remixes. His series of “Short Version” videos have amassed millions of views across multiple platforms, leading up to the release of his full length album “VERSION” in late 2017.
Ty Dolla $ign, Jidenna, Iggy Azalea, Teddy Riley, Tuxedo and many more.
LOS ANGELES, CA
Touring musician, music director and talkbox artist
Marcus Hodge has been in the music industry for 18years. While attending Musicians Institute in Hollywood he got offered to go on his first tour with R&B legend Rapheal Saadiq from the World renowned group Tony Toni Tone. From there he began to meet and network with different music directors and started touring, working and also music directing.
In 2005 is when he started working with Teddy Riley touring with Guy & Blackstreet. While on tour Teddy introduced Marcus to the Talkbox the art of using it. Marcus as also been on major Television shows such as Jay Leno, Carson Daily, Ellen, James Corden, The View, Saturday Night Live, Bet 106th and Park, Jimmy Kimmel, Bet Celebration of Gospel, The Tracey Morgan Show, Good Morning America, American Music Awards, & iHeart Radio Awards.
Marcus is Truly Happy to be a part of the Talkstar Family and is currently in the studio working and using the Talkstar on the upcoming projects with Ne-Yo produced by 1500 or nothin and Chris Brown’s Album on a song produced by Damon Thomas from Super Producer duo The Underdogs & Marcus Hodge so keep an eye out on it
Rapheal Saadiq, Omarion, Marques Houston, Faith Evans, Cee-Lo Green, Jamie Foxx, El Debarge, Lil Wayne, T.I, Tank, Tyrese, Ginuwine, Jodeci, Ashanti, Fat Joe, Usher, Brandy, Jhené Aiko, Young Jeezy, Toni Braxton, Ice Cube, Keyshia Cole, Avant, Carl Thomas, BJ The Chicago Kid and many more.
The best player among the many Japanese talkbox players.
2020.02.22 TALK BOX HOLIC (full album) release
2020.04.24 TALK BOX HOLIC – Fingazz REMIX- release