Born and raised in Memphis,Tn Marvin “7thurty or 7thurtybeatz” Bell began to grow a love for music at a very young age. As a child going to church with his mom he would always sit on the front pier to be close to the choir and musicians. Bell’s earlier inspirations are MC Hammer, Prince and the late great pop king Michael Jackson. He began playing the piano at 8 years old. He joined the choir in elementary school and later in high school. He competed in The West Tennessee Solo And Ensemble Competition (WTS&EC). Bell attended Sheffield High School where he was the school’s personal DJ,sound engineer and president of the Tech team. It was in school that he found out about music production software such Fl Studio and Garage Band both . After years of making beats during his down time using Fl Studio 7thurty was finally comfortable allowing others listen to his creations. Now 26 7thurty is on a mission to change the beat of the world.
Kendrick Lamar- Storytellers ft J. Cole - produced by 7thurtybeatz