Desmond “Dez I” Boyd
OUR LION COMETH
Desmond Boyd, better known as Dez I, is an international music sensation whose style and sound blend the best of pop, reggae, dancehall, and hip hop. His 2008 debut album “Thanks for Life”, released under New Creations Records, has built Dez I a loyal following not only in his home country of Jamaica, but also abroad. “Thanks for Life” produced the hit singles “Shake Up Yuh Natty”, “Essence”, and “She Got It.” His tours and performances have taken him all over the Caribbean as well as the United States and Europe.
From his humble beginnings in his local church choir at the age of four, to his success in the Tastee Talent Contests both in Jamaica and the UK, Dez I’s journey to stardom is one built on hard work and a passion for his craft. His big break came when he signed with Atlanta based New Creation Records, who helped expose the world to this talented songwriter/storyteller.
Dez I has shared the stage with such musical greats as Collie Buddz (with whom he did a 22 country European Tour), 50 Cent, Lil Boosie, Etna, and Bob Marley’s wife, Rita Marley. His appearance on BET’s “106 & Park” further strengthened his American fan base by showcasing his uplifting sound and well-honed stage presence.
The next chapter of Dez I’s story is about to unfold; he is currently booking an international promo tour in support of his highly anticipated new single “Rucktuk Girl” featuring Ms. Lady Kayne. This single has already created a buzz on the reggae and dancehall scene; between Dez I’s never-ending work ethic and the support of the experienced , well-respected team at New Creation Records, this record is destined to become the signature track of the year!
Dez I Boyd’s music is empowering, educational, entertaining, and uniquely him; no other artist can capture the best of so many musical genres like Dez I. His broad musical appeal and charismatic persona have made him an international superstar who will only continue to rise.
For booking requests and other information on Dez I Boyd, visit www.newcreationrecords.com * www.deziboyd.com