Dee Black

Song writer, Producer, Rapper

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I began this journey of music at the age of 16. Early in my music career, I had the opportunity to share the stage with well-known artists such as NAS, The Roots, and many others. I currently have my own independent label.

I currently do production, and songwriting, I have ghostwritten for multiple rap artist. I have also written songs for independent artist. My background is hip, Gospel, and R&B

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  1. Review by Skyler Harris
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    Working with Dee is always a pleasure! Not only is he talented, but he's clear and concise about what he needs for each project. I truly look forward to working with him again!

  2. Review by Skyler Harris
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    It was great working with Dee! He was clear about what he needed and provided everything needed to complete the job!

Interview with Dee Black

  1. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  2. A: I have been doing this since sixteen. I am currently in school for business entertainment. I graduate next year. I have been involved in the music industry full time since 2010.

  3. Q: How would you describe your style?

  4. A: A mix between Hip Hop R&B and Gospel

  5. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  6. A: Pharell. I believe he has a true passion for the music and its evident in his work.

  7. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  8. A: Sometimes keeping it simple is the best option.

  9. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  10. A: Hip-Hop, R&B, GOSPEL

  11. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  12. A: Song writing

  13. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  14. A: Melodies and catchy hooks.

  15. Q: What's your typical work process?

  16. A: I work from inspiration. I like to ride and listen to music.

  17. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  18. A: I use ProTools 8 or 10. My mic is the Rhodes NT1A with a kaotica Eyeball attached.

  19. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  20. A: Stevie Wonder, Mos Def, Kanye West, Pete Rock, DJ Premier, Nas,

  21. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  22. A: Songwriting, Hook Writing, Music Production

  23. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  24. A: I worked on a project for an Artist named Eshon Burgundy. He just left a label and decided to go independent. We reached number 8 on Billboard and accomplished more than he expected.

  25. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  26. A: I'm working on a compilation album and two albums for independent artists.

  27. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  28. A: Both depending on what I want to achieve.

  29. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  30. A: I promise integrity and honesty.

  31. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  32. A: I love being creative and seeing my visions become reality.

  33. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  34. A: Can I give them a hit single. My answer is that depends on you!

  35. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  36. A: There is a blueprint.

  37. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  38. A: What is your vision for the song and what emotions do you want to evoke?

  39. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  40. A: Be specific and have a vision of what you want.

  41. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  42. A: My music, My wife, A pad and pen, My phone, Recording gear


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Gear Highlights
  • Pro Tools
  • Macbook Pro
  • Rhodes NT1A
  • Reasons
  • Korg Triton
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