Today the groundbreaking video for "Hear My Heart" is released to the public and can be viewed on Reach Records' YouTube Channel at http://reach.cta.gs/04a. Mineo collaborated with Alex Medina and Director Kyle Dettman to create an innovative visual that is accessible to the Deaf and hard of hearing community. In the video, Andy Mineo signs his lyrical performance and sounds are brought to life through visually interesting 3D objects.
To advocate for the Deaf Community, Mineo released the video for International Week of the Deaf 2016, a week recognized globally the last week of September, to support and raise awareness for this year's theme "With Sign Language, I Am Equal."
Mineo first announced the heartfelt song with a sign-language video he called the "Speechless Announcement" which left curious fans wondering what the rapper was cooking up. The song premiered on Sirius XM's Sway In The Morning and then online with the popular music and entertainment lifestyle site, VIBE.com, who described Andy Mineo as "an artist with a purpose" and a "progressive rapper."
Andy Mineo recently announced he will be will kick off the Friends & Family Tour with Special Guest Social Club Misfits in Atlanta on October 27. For more information on Andy Mineo, visit AndyMineo.com and @andymineo on Snapchat, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
About Andy Mineo:
New York native Andy Mineo is a Pop/Hip-Hop recording artist known for his reflective lyricism and positive influence. His sophomore album, Uncomfortable, became the No. 1 Independent record in the country and delivered a No. 3 and No.10 position on Billboard's Hip Hop and Top 200 album charts, respectively. Mineo headlined the Uncomfortable Tour, a 52-city tour which sold out legendary venues across America. He has appeared on Sirius XM's Sway In The Morning, MTV, BET and his colossal hit "You Can't Stop Me" won an ESPN Whammy Award for MLB's Top Walk Up Song. Andy Mineo carries his music beyond through scripting, producing and directing many of his own music videos. He also created a 3-season webseries on YouTube called "Saturday Morning Car-Tunez" which garnered over 1M views and gave fans a glimpse into his creative process and personal life. Beyond the critical adulation, he is a born communicator with comedic timing who has become a social media juggernaut with an audience of over 1.3M and growing.
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