Looking to create a lane separate from others in the existing field, the New Jersey natives "The Peanut Gallery", are a new duo being introduced to the hip-hop world and its culture with their unorthodox style and their ways of expressing music the two are on a mission to bring back authenticity to the rap game plus their energy which will become a staple part of the Hip-Hop Community. One half of the duo is made up of Orlando – a college and prep school graduate who enlisted in the Army, dresses like the cartoon character Arthur and enjoys bboying (breakdance). The other half of the duo is Flee Jones – a heavily tattooed gangster from the inner city streets of New Jersey who uses music as an outlet.
The group originally started with (5) members (Party of 5IVE) but due to differences others separated as they began to work on the album. Once down to (2) members they soon realized they couldn't call themselves (Party of 5IVE) anymore and after conversations and much planning, the group decided to rebrand themselves as "The Peanut Gallery" simply by being who they are, their music opened the doors for newer fans to bond on a deeper level.
At an early age, both Orlando and Flee Jones fell in love hip-hop and its roots originally influenced by the greats such as Nas, DMX, Eminem, Tupac, Big L, Diddy but well impressed by producers such as Dr. Dre, G-Unit, Dee Brown (Atlanta rapper), Shyne,the entire Bad Boy label, Jermaine Dupri (Def Jam), Ja Rule, Ludacris (Disturbing Da Peace). "The Peanut Gallery" has been working to build their own style and lane in this music industry, including events from their personal experiences and truthful messages, told either from the first-person point of view or through poetic storytelling both Orlando and Flee Jones are improving ways to be more proactive and create substance with their creativity.
Orlando and Flee Jones are in the process of writing and producing their album. The crew is prepping for their next project, Tales From The Basement, to be released later this year, both plan on releasing various projects together along with plenty of visuals and touring this year. "The Peanut Gallery" plans to start a viral marketing campaign for the single to bring further awareness to their brand. In addition to this, the artists plan to release more single's in 2017. Currently, you can find their single "Deep Thoughts" exclusively on iTunes but also available on streaming devices such as Spotify and SoundCloud.