||For The Rest Of My Life CD (2000) |
Dameen albums Biography of Artist Artist meaning creative one is affectionately known as Dah.
Artist is one of the Bay Area's sexiest, sincerest, swooning crooners in a long time.
Artist, the ultimate adult contemporary vocalist, lyricist, composer, blends the sounds of R&B with Smooth Jazz to create a style all his own.
Artist is influenced by a host of musical greats, the likes of Frankie Beverly, George Duke, Marvin Gaye, Larry Graham, Aretha Franklin, Freddie Jackson, Jeffrey Osborne, Teddy Pendegrass, The Isley Brothers, Luther Vandross, and Stevie Wonder.
New school influences include Eric Benet, D'Angelo, Will Downing, Rachelle Ferrell, Lauryn Hill, Johnny Gill, Kenny Lattimore, Maxwell, Brian McKnight, Kelly Price, and R. Kelly.
Artist has always been musical.
He began singing 13 years ago during his sophomore year in high school, as lead vocalist.
Singing in front of 2,000 people for the first time.
Before the singing began, he first learned how to read music by playing the saxophone for six years.
After that he moved on to keyboards and composing music where he found his niche.
Artist has mesmerized many audiences throughout California displaying his powerful vocals on stage, at talent shows, local nightclubs and weddings.
Artist enjoys writing songs and playing music to the wee hours in the morning.
This highly self-motivated individual is sure to make an impact on the industry.
He has successfully completed a degree in Music and not to mention the start of his own corporation, Ground Floor Productions.
Born and raised in Marin City, California, which is located near San Francisco.
Artist has managed to network with several well-known producers and vocalist such as producer Narada Michael Walden, vocal arranger Raz Kennedy, bass guitarist/producer Tony Saunders, Bluesman, Mark Naftlin, and producer Benjamin Grant Depauw.
Gracefully standing at 6'2, 230 lbs. with his handsome good looks, strong vocals and dominant presence Artist will help put the Bay Area on the map as one of the first male, solo, smooth R&B vocalist.
||In This Day N Age CD (1999) |
Dameen CD discography Photographer: Martha Jarvis.
Personnel: Chill, Artist, Sienna, Bishlam (vocals); Greg Jordan (guitar).
Recording information: Grizzly Studios, Petaluma, CA; Premier Studios, San Francisco, CA.