Maurice Brown leads the funk/hip-hip band called "Soul'd U Out". "Soul'd U Out is the ultimate collaboration between urban genres. They are taking Hip Hop, Funk, Jazz, and R&B to the next level and raising the bar." -- Abigail Ramos. Maurice has performed with many respected jazz veterans and urban contemporaries such as Clark Terry, Johnny Griffen, Lenny White, Curtis Fuller, Ellis Marsalis, Bilal, DJ Logic, John Legend, and Kanye West. In June of 2001, he won first place in the National Miles Davis Trumpet Competition, held in St. Louis, Missouri. He is currently active on music scenes across the globe, garnering the acknowledgement and praise of most everyone who has an opportunity to hear him play.