International touring indie singer, songwriter, vocal producer/arranger, dancer, entertainer, humanitarian, CEO/Founder of Artists Rock the MIC Foundation 501c3 -Oleathia “Butta B-Rocka” Robinson has been diligently putting in work across markets and borders. Butta has redefined the term “versatility” by showcasing her vocals and composed pieces for ears in the US, UK, Germany, Holland, Japan, Canada, Portugal, St Lucia, St Thomas, St Kitts, Barbados, Puerto Rico, Antigua, Africa and across genres from pop, rock, gospel, country and rap. Between her background vocals, demo recordings, and stage performances her résumé boasts work and assistance with international superstars, Grammy winners and performers like Janet Jackson, Akon, TLC, Nas, rock group Collective Soul, country singer Zac Brown, Dream, Japanese star Namie Amuro, Belgium superstar Sandrine, German Artist Vanessa Jean Dedmon and countless other talents across the globe.
A Kentucky native, Butta B-Rocka began her musical journey from a very young age when she started performing in school plays and trumping talent shows around Florida and Georgia. After moving to Atlanta, GA as a teenager, she attended Chattahoochee Technical College. Not long after the self-taught songwriter/composer decided to set aside her computer science training in order to put music at the forefront of her life’s work.
As fate would have it, a car accident rendered her hospitalized for several weeks and out of commission for nearly two years. Butta’s career came to an abrupt standstill. However, armed with a passion and desire to succeed, she quickly found her way back to her true passion and aligned herself with some of the top people in the entertainment business. She soon became the “go to” person for recording vocal demos for projects from international stars like TLC and Akon. Butta also began working with producers signed to Dallas Austin’s label and collaborated with Little Zane on his single “None Tonight” off his album, Young World, The Future. This strong beginning lead to a flourishing career and increased work on an international scale in songwriting and performance vocals.
Growing stronger and more confident in her capabilities as a musician, Butta started work on her own material and released her independently produced debut album, 'Switch Lanes'. Nothing less than a smooth blend of the best is what’s to be expected when 'Butta B-Rocka' takes to the stage. Incredibly talented and admirably versatile, this superstar uses her astonishing abilities as a musician and vocalist to render electrifying performances for corporate functions, conventions, private events as well as at 5 star hotels. She has wooed domestic and international crowds in intimate settings as well crowds that numbered well into the thousands. More specifically, the Oscars, international cruise lines, Duke University’s Presidential Dance, Pink Affair breast cancer fundraiser, the Acoustix Jazz Festival, various golf clubs and casinos are a few among the many that have been fortunate to have Butta B-Rocka as a guest entertainer. Known for captivating performances of original music as well as covers, Butta B-Rocka’s shows represent a winning combination of classic oldies and today's top 40's. Whatever the client deems best to fit its occasion is always at the top of her playlist.
Butta continues to raise the bar! She was named "Atlanta's Hottest Future Superstar" for 2 year's in a row by the ATL"S Hottest Entertainment Awards' and was nominated for Best Female R&B Artist Of The Year by the GA Music Awards, listed as 1 of the Top 4 Female R&B artist's in Georgia! She currently released her new single "Straight in my Heart ' and is in the studio working on her long awaited sophomore album. With hard work, determination and her unique style, Butta will unquestionably leave a lasting legacy on the music industry worldwide.
She is CEO & Founder of the non profit 501c3 'Artists Rock the Mic Foundation', bringing artists from all genres together (Motivating and giving back to the community), her organization primarily works with the college homeless students. They've also partnered with the Fulton County Sheriff Dept,Hashtag Lunchbag, CARE, Eagle Lodge Can good drive, I Honor Your Service to America, I will Survive Inc, and many more doing seminars and benefit concerts to bring awareness and change. Her concerts are diverse with artists such as: National Recording Artists Tony Terry, Ken Ford, Crissy Collins (Beyonce Background Vocalist), The Black Betty's (T'Pain Background Vocalist), Beth Spangler (The Voice), Ryan Kilgore (Stevie Wonder Saxophone Player), Xavier Lewis (From America's Got Talent) and many more..www.artistsrockthemic.com
Committed to maintaining optimal professionalism, Butta holds membership with the Grammy’s, SESAC, BMI, Georgia Music and NARIP.