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Band/Artist Name: Dior Ashley Brown
Recommended if you like: Queen Latifah and Bahamadia
Story behind your band/artist name: Its my name, and we like to dAb on em'
Band Members: Dior Ashley Brown
What part of the DC region is the artist tied to and how? Where is the artist's current home base if not DC : NE, NW and all over. Current home base is the DMV.
At least 3 interesting/entertaining facts about the band related to persons/events in Washington DC area: I went to high school with two of my band members Turk Gaines and David Suggs.
My Grandfather owned a bicycle shop on 14th and V street and my grandmother styled hair on 14th and Corcoran next to the former location of Afro American Newspaper.
I came out on the scene as an emcee with my fellow classmates with a group/label called Phatal records.
I have been performing, producing, and curating in the DC music scene since I was in high school.
I got to perform on stage with one of my favorite emcees NonChalant from NE DC, at Ras Lounge on Georgia Ave.
I am a part of REformance Art, 15 dc area artists did a video letter to Trump.
Anything else we should know, or you want to share:
Official Website URL: www.diorashleybrown.com
Facebook URL: www.facebook.com/diorashleybrownmusic
Main Genre: Hip Hop
Other Genres: Funk, Jazz, R&B, Reggae