Like Chris Brown and Jeremih, vocalist Wash came on the R&B scene in 2014 mixing traditional singing styles with more of a hip-hop flavor. Music: Where You Been by Wash ft. Kevin GatesThe Port Arthur, Texas native first introduced himself by uploading his R&B cover versions to video-sharing sites. His background in gospel singing combined with the ability to drop modern hip-hop slang caught the interest of producer and songwriter Chef Tone, who brought Wash into the AyeGirl Music family in 2013. Wash was signed to Interscope through AyeGirl in 2014. His single “Can’t Trust Thots” arrived that same year and featured rapper French Montana.