Tone Malone’s sound is real. You can hear and feel a grown man’s experiences in life with his voice. Tone Malone has burst onto the scene as a man with a raspy voice, a conscious mind, and a past that was flanked with struggle and lessons learned the hard way.
Antonio 'Brotha' Malone hails from Oakland California, raised in Stockton California and has found a home in Sacramento California. Currently crowned as the “King of Sacramento,” Tone has opened for greats such as Goapele, Lala Hathaway, Faith Evans, Lauryn Hill, K-Ci & JoJo, Jagged Edge, Lucy Pearl, and Dwele. He makes soulful music that always makes you feel something, no matter what that feeling is. In a time when a lot of music is packaged for the masses that lack depth, Tone continues to find ways to convey his life to us, and his passion for the stories he tells is undeniable.
Tone Malone has performed and recorded with Al Green, Cher, Rod Stewart, Jodeci, Jagged Edge, Doey Rock, Keysha Cole, Razz B, Ron Artest, Mr. FAB, Keek, Bueno, Staci and Adrian, Mark Knoxx, Dwele, Anthony Hamilton, Ruff Endz, Chico DeBarge, Tower of Power, Confunction, Mercy Me Band, Jimmy Malone and many more. Tone Malones style reaches a broad audience from his roots of Gospel to Blues, Soul, Hip Hop and R&B. Even Jazz has played a role in Malone's vocal arrangements.