POPZ” (THE TRIPLE OG) Based out of Merced California, Al Carey, (Popz), Is a pioneer in the music industry! At this mature and distinguished season in his life, Popz can still get it done! His song writing skills are his Bread and Butter! However, his sweet, sultry tenor and falsetto still sends the ladies swooning! Popz is a self-taught musician. Prior to his relocation to California, Popz was based in Columbus, Ohio, where he played, promoted, and managed various local bands. Eventually finding his niche with the J. C. Davis Band. J. C. was a former member of the James Brown Band and show. Still seeking to blaze his own trail, Popz joined a band known as the Crowd Pleasers. His sister, June Carey was the originator of this band. The band became well known throughout the Midwest for FUNK MUZIC… Popz was the lead singer and led different versions of the Crowd Pleaser Band throughout his musical career. In the late 70’s the band signed a recording contract with Westbound Recording of Detroit Michigan. A single recording was released entitled Freaky People. Freaky People became number eighty-eight on the billboard charts during that time. The band has had famous musical artists within its ranks, such as Kenny (Babyface) Edmonds and Junie Morrison who are well known throughout the music industry. An industry veteran and seasoned singer, songwriter, Producer, and Vocal coach , at the Swaggy and Feisty age of 73, Popz is back for more with his soon to be released 2018 “R U Freaky” under the Independent Label, Household Name Entertainment LLC. He is currently a member of the Recording Academy, A BMI member, and a proud inductee of the Columbus Ohio Music Hall of Fame. He was inducted in 2001.
THE ULTIMATE FUNK & BLUES SONG!