Pop Droppin It
David Davis is one of the most promising, young, talented and gifted musicians today. David was born and raised in Connecticut. He is a Hartt School of Music graduate with a degree in Jazz studies and Music Management. For five years he studied with and is a protege of the world renowned, professor and jazz saxophonist, Jackie McLean. Before launching his career as the front man of the incredible, contemporary jazz band from Hartford ('Just Us'), he has performed and recorded with the hottest contemporary gospel band in the Tri-state area ('A Better Way'). David has performed at venue's along with Mary J. Blige, Deborah Cox, LL Cool J, Brian McKnight, Keith Washington, Sean Puffy Combs, Kid Capri, Biz Markie, John P. Kee, Karen Clarke, Marion Meadows, Roy Ayers, Donald Harrison, Dave Valentine, Onaje Allen Gumbs, Sherry Winston, Chuck Loeb, Cherryl Hayes and Gloria Lynn to name a few. David has traveled and performed in Hong Kong and Shanghai, ken Word. The concept can be compared to Quincy Jones' "Back On The Block" recording.His CD 'Smile' is a remarkable recording which displays his 'Urban/Edgy' side and is being played on Smooth Jazz stations across the country. David's latest recording endeavor was to complete a triple CD release at the end of the 2007 year. 'An R&B Edge', 'Pop Droppin' It' and 'Song of David'. They are all cover song recordings of some of the greatest classic music ever written. Whether he is playing contemporary or straight-ahead jazz, David stands in a class all by himself. He is known for his swiftness on stage, his unique round sound which is percussive yet soulful and his contagious smile. He has the ability to surprise the audience with something out of the ordinary. David gives his audience what they come for - a great show! David has his own production and publishing company and is partner of a recording studio by the name of "Cream de Cocoa Productions" in Middletown, CT. David produces and writes music for Hip Hop, R&B, Gospel, Jazz, and Dance artists. With 8 CD's under his belt and many collaboration CD's, David has definitely gained his place in the music world as a player, songwriter and producer. He truly believes that there is nothing he desires that he cannot achieve.