|Genres||Pop, R&B, dance music, electronic music, club, urban|
|Years active||2008 – present|
Final Cut Records
Qwote is a club, pop, R&B, electronic and urban artist born in Haiti and based in the United States. He is an indie artist signed in 2008 to Slip-n-Slide Records in addition to Miami-based indie Final Cut Records and a deal with Jive Records.
Qwote was born in Haiti and was raised by his grandmother. He started to write music at age 12. Residing at various times in Long Island, New York City, he later on moved to Miami, where he found his niche in the Miami clubs. He had his first big break appearing on rap artist Trina's 2008 album Still da Baddest in the song "Phone Sexx." He was featured alongside Pitbull on a minor hit in Austria called "Superstar" by Jump Smokers!. His 2009 song "Don't Wanna Fight" featuring Trina became a hit in New Zealand. He recorded a rearranged version of the same song with Shaggy and a second one with Pitbull. He also recorded "Shawty It's Your Booty."
Qwote's debut album is titled Qwote UnQwote. He has made a version "Vem Dançar Kuduro" (an original credited by Lucenzo featuring Big Ali)" / "Danza Kuduro" (an adaptation by Don Omar featuring Lucenzo). Qwote's version is credited to him featuring Pitbull and Lucenzo. It entered the Top 40 on the UK Singles Chart straight at #13 in its first week of release.
|Best of Both Worlds (Ladies Edition)
As lead artist
|Title||Year||Peak chart positions||Certifications||Album|
|"Don't Wanna Fight"
|2009||—||27||—||Best of Both Worlds (Ladies Edition)|
|"Throw Your Hands Up (Dançar Kuduro)"
(featuring Pitbull and Lucenzo)
As featured artist
|Single||Year||Peak chart positions||Album|
(Jump Smokers featuring Pitbull and Qwote)
|2011||—||—||41||—||—||Kings of the Dancefloor|
(Redd featuring Qwote and Pitbull)
|"Baby It's The Last Time"
(R. J. featuring Flo Rida and Qwote)
- DJBooth: Qwote interview
- "iTunes - Music - Best of Both Worlds by Trina & Qwote". Itunes.apple.com. 2009-03-10. Retrieved 2013-06-23.
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