Curtis Watts has performed as well as shared the stage with various well-known artists such as the Black Eyed Peas, Pharell, The Roots, Wyclef Jean, Kanye West, Common, Ziggy Marley, Steve Marley, Stevie Wonder, Santana, Terry Bozio of the Frank Zappa Band, Vernon Reid, Ozomatli, Jaco Pastorius with Delmar Brown, Kenwood Dennard, Pharaoh Sanders, Teo Macero producer for Mile Davis, Roy Ayers, members from the hit group Gypsy kings, Trilok Gurtu, Salif Keita, hip hop producer Prince Paul, and D J Logic project, and many other celebrities.

Curtis’ mission is to provide premier entertainment services for upscale parties in the New York tri-state area and beyond. Through his and his musicians’ one-of-a-kind and upbeat performances, Curtis guarantees that your guests will have the time of their lives at your event.


Curtis is available for weddings, mitzvahs, private parties, club dates and tours.

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Moving people through music

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“People with great passion can make the impossible happen.” Passion gives us a purpose that inspires us to be the best version of ourselves. Passion is what drives us to surpass those obstacles that we face along the way. Regardless of the hurdles in our path, we do...

A pioneer of the new era of live music.

-Rolling Stones magazine







“Curtis Watts changed the entire atmosphere of our event and took it to the next level.”

-Claire S., Long Island

“He made every song sound better than the DJ alone. It absolutely made the party for our guests.”

-M & K, New Jersey/Anguilla

“Curtis Watts consistently rocked the house. HIs energy is mind-blowing and completely contagious.”

-Jonathan H, Manhattan

Based in NYC, transforming parties across the tri-state and beyond