D-Nice

D-Nice
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D-Nice in June 2005
Background information
Birth nameDerrick Jones
Born (1970-06-19) June 19, 1970 (age 48)
OriginThe Bronx, New York
GenresHip hop, soul
Occupation(s)Rapper, Beatboxer, Photographer, Singer
LabelsRoc Nation, Jive, Violator
Associated actsBoogie Down Productions
KRS-One
Scott La Rock
Naughty by Nature
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Derrick Jones (born June 19, 1970), better known by his stage name D-Nice, is an American disc jockey, beatboxer, rapper, producer and photographer who began his career in the mid-1980s with the hip hop group Boogie Down Productions.[1] He discovered Kid Rock in 1988, landing him a deal with Jive Records.

Career

D-Nice currently works as a DJ as well as a photographer. He shot the album covers for Carl Thomas' 2007 album So Much Better[2] and Pharoahe Monch's 2011 album W.A.R. (We Are Renegades).[3] He also photographed the album cover for Kenny Lattimore's 2017 album, Vulnerable.[4]

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