Mr Kneel, formerly known as The Littleague, has a mission to create positive, informative and self-esteem building music for children. Music with an educational and developmentally appropriate message that educators and parents will embrace, but so good that kids will want to listen to it again and again. Mr Kneel creates inspired original Hip-Hop music which assists educators and parents in promoting children’s social, emotional and cognitive development. Mr Kneel also works with educational companies providing original music to accompany programs which teach obtainable solutions to problems such as peer pressure, violence, and anger management.
Neil is a professional speaker, Hip-Hop Emcee and Beatboxer. He uses his talents as "Mr Kneel" fka The Littleague to encourage and uplift children of all ages. Neil has been featured in Rolling Stone, Billboard and Urb (urban music) magazines. He has won several awards for his music and even co-wrote a song that was nominated for an American Music Award. Recently he has turned his attention toward non-profit groups doing the most good for kids. He has created original material for The Children's Museums of Denver and Lincoln, Why Try, Gabriel's Foundation of Hope and Rachel's Challenge.
Jim is a native Colorado artist who currently resides in Westminster, CO. Using the moniker 'Beast546,' Jim has been an active and well-known graffiti artist in Denver and the greater state of Colorado for the last 15 years. His background and thorough knowledge of Hip Hop culture helps him to bring the visuals of The Littleague to life. Jim is currently a Senior Concept Artist at NetDevil - a video game developer in Louisville, CO - where he is currently helping to create the visual look of the anticipated MMO, LEGO Universe. See more of Jim's work at www.jimstigall.com.
Mr Kneel (fka The Littleague) has created original music for a number of companies including:
*Warren Village Inc.
*Franziska Racker Centers in partnership with The Devereux Early Childhood Initiative
*The Children's Museum of Denver
*The Lincoln Children's Museum
*Gabriel's Foundation of Hope