NMNJ Artist Spotlight: JosIrs USL January 17, 2015 Artist of the Week, Network, New Music New Jersey, USL Stories JosIrs release their second video off the debut album New Dawn. With the combined forces of Max Delgado, M. Josephine and Devi8tor Irs working together to direct the “Deep Blue” video, which is M. Josephine’s own testament prior to meeting her father for the first time at the age of 28. Deep Blue brings M. Josephine back to her R&B roots, proving that even with a traditional sound, JosIrs still provides an alternatives with topic. With statistics showing that: •63% of youth suicides are from fatherless homes (US Dept. Of Health/Census) – 5 times the average. •90% of all homeless and runaway children are from fatherless homes – 32 t…imes the average. •85% of all children who show behavior disorders come from fatherless homes – 20 times the average. (Center for Disease Control) •80% of rapists with anger problems come from fatherless homes –14 times the average. (Justice & Behavior, Vol 14, p. 403-26) •71% of all high school dropouts come from fatherless homes – 9 times the average. (National Principals Association Report) Deep Blue hopes to reach the hearts of those isolated in a single or nonparent home to say, ‘you are not alone; though you aren’t encouraged by the person it would mean the most to hear it from, you are amazing and can overcome the adversities.’ @JosIrsMusic Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.