71 North is one of the most unique and promising groups to emerge in the RAP/DANCE scene in many years. They bring to the table a radio and club friendly sound with a broad appeal.
The 71 X-PRESS is the first single release off their junior full length CD called "GUMBO" this song is already a hit in many dance markets in the north and throught out the midwest.
Mucci got his start in music at the Cleveland School Of The Arts Mucci like members of Men At Large, Just One Of The Girls,and Avant.He began performing in a southern bass group called Head And The Triple X Boys who where signed to Repo Records/Black. Then he performed as an hype man for the Compton & Long Beach duo Duece Duece from Delicious vinyl. The high point for Mucci was performing on the Late Nortorious B.I.G Tour.
After Mucci returned from A stint in the Marine Corps he took his previous experience in the industry and combined the musical influences he aquired from his exposure from all over the country and formed 71 NORTH
The 71 North phenomenon has taken over clubs with line dances and infectious lyrics. 71 North has made special appearances and perfored all over this region,including Cleveland,Akron,Dayton,Kent,Columbus,Detriot,Saginaw Michigan,Chicago,Erie,Pittsburgh,Fayetteville,Myrtle Beach,Atlanta,Gainesville and Tennessee,71 North has performed with Ying Yang Twins,Usher,Jadakiss,Cameron,Petey Pablo,Mystikal,Young Jezzy and many others.They have performed at the Rock-N-Roll Hall Of Fame,The Cleveland Cavaliers and Rockers halftime shows and even The Universoul Circus. Their sophomore album mega hits "Clevland Shuffle" and "Boodie Bounce" have gotten spins on the radio at clubs nationwide and even in Quebec and parts of Germany.
71 North's tremendously popular songs along with their high energy stage show with crowd participation has generated an undeniable buzz,which are sure to propell them up the charts.