Overview: Darrick, born and raised in Chicago, had his first taste of music early in life.
From the things he heard, it started a ball of excitement beyond understanding.
ďI didnít know at first what the words meant; all I knew was that it felt good.Ē
Equipped with his auntís musical knowledge, Darrick began mimicking the sounds of her vocals and investigating the source of this beautiful sound. Late nights were spent listening to his auntís favorite artists. These artists included Prince, Michael Jackson, Al Green and Marvin Gaye. Curious as to how music, words and vocal styles could affect mood and life, Darrick desired to write and sing with that unbridled curiosity. He began without any formal training, but after writing his first song at the age of 18, he went on to study at the Sherwood Music Conservatory to hone his talents.
Working with various artists, Darrick began to realize that being stuck to one style would not make it in music, so he took a different approach to writing songs. Instead of Artist Site
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