October 12, 2018

Who’s Next Spotlight: DNYCE

Who’s Next Spotlight: DNYCE

Stage Name: DNYCE 

Age: 32 

Hometown: Jamaica, Queens, New York

Describe your sound.

My sound is hip hop! I sing and rap which allows me to touch different genres like R&B Pop and Rock.

Who are the Top 5 artists (dead or alive) that inspires you as an artist?

My sound is hip hop! #1 Notorious B.I.G., #2 Nas, #3 Mariah Carey I’ve loced her writing skills and vocals for the longest, #4 Foxy Brown, she’s one of my favorites. I love how she stands alone. #5 Remy Ma, she’s just a beast!

Favorite Food:

Soul food is my favorite, I’m guilty lol 

What’s the name of the first track you ever recorded?

First track I ever recorded it was called “Lays It Down”

Who is the first person you ever saw in concert & where

First concert I went to was Summer Jam 2013 

New Jersey Met Life Stadium ! I won tickets and Mariah came to sing with Miguel, Lil Kim and Fabolous performed. Nicki Minaj and also Rick Ross was there too! A great show.

Tell us about your first performance. 

I had many performances growing up, but I say this year was when I started taking my craft seriously and I performed at SOBS. It was with major record labels showcase which was great to meet the A&R’s, drewski and network! It was scary until they called me, and then I felt like a boxer getting in the ring and it was liberating. 

What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done?

My friends say I’m fearless, and one time I went to The Dominican Republic by myself. I had a blast met strangers and even rode on a buggy with one the locals to the other side of town. I did good for not knowing any Spanish. 

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All of DNYCE’s music is on iTunes, Tidal, Google Play, Spotify and all digital networks. Listen to his single “Supa Littt” below.

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