MC David J grew up with his father being in the Air Force and had the pleasure of living all around the United States. Due to the fact of David living nation wide he had the experience of meeting many different people and encountering different paths of life. These experiences are what craved David's music into what it is today.
At the age of 7, David found his passion for music through the genre of Jazz. He simply found his love through learning how to play instruments such as the trumpet, piano, drums, and the guitar. It was not until the age of about 10 until David wrote his first rhyme. Although it was not a masterpiece it was the beginning to something that would change his life FOREVER!
The first influences of MC David J started when he noticed his father break dancing to Hip Hop by Melle Mel, Sugar Hill Gang, and Run DMC. David absolutely loved not only the art behind the music but the culture involved with Hip Hop. He furthered his love for Hip Hop by discovering artist such as Dr. Dre, The Roots, Notorious BIG, Eazy-E, Slick Rick, Run DMC, and more. These artist helped David not only develop his skill in writing but also develop his skill in producing all of his own music.
MC David J received his first drum machine from his grandfather at the age of 16. From there David built his own home studio with electronic keyboards, recording software, and a microphone. He then took all of his skills from conducting music as a drum major in his high school marching band and used them for production in Hip Hop.
At the young age of 18, MC David J joined the United States Air Force as a fire fighter to serve his country. Little did he know that the disciplinary training he received in the Air Force would help crave is professionalism and cleanliness of is musical production. In the year 2015, David released two albums titled "The Chill" and "No Chill" both providing listeners with two different worlds of Hip Hop. He then developed the movement Cool Calm Collective or CoCalm for short which is MC David J's recording label, clothing brand, and entertainment corporation in general. To this day David represents and resides in Atlanta, Georgia and continues to make essential, original, and TRUE HIP HOP!
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