Along with close friend and frequent collaborator Marcus Data (link to profile), Smiley Smuggler has been a part of Reading’s local scene having been involved in crews since his early days in hometown Hayes (2Heavy, Scandalous Squad), the early grime scene and London clubs such as Royals.
In July 2011, Marcus-Data and Smiley Smuggler came up with an idea not before seen in the UK. Using their (knowledge and connections formed through their experiences operating in the music industry), Smiley and Marcus formed a network bringing media and music together for developing artists and arts performers.
Since its inception, Vocal Networking has brought together local up and coming talent to help them develop their performance, stage presence and networking skills, whether they are an MC, Producer, Singer, DJ or even a dancer. Their mission is to help new artists take control of their career and discover your destiny.
With new recruits on board having worked in the music industry the Vocal Networking team are looking to push more than ever. Using knowledge and passion the team have a professional, friendly attitude and vibe for their love towards the arts and making Vocal Networking grow successfully.
See Vocal Networking’s site for more information: http://vocalnetworking.co.uk