What is it about Demetrius Williams aka Dangerous Musick that has attracted the likes of superstars Prince, Kanye West, Jamie Foxx, Eve, Jadakiss, Doug E. Fresh and many more. Download his latest track to get in on the game. The name Dangerous Musick comes from music's dangerous past, present, & future! Dangerous was born in Brooklyn, NY, has been writing poetry and hip-hop lyrics for 13 years and his haunting vocals, tight rhythms and infectious beats send a message more powerful than any hip hop artist before him.
Dangerous Musick’s newest single “War Outside My Door” compares the tough life on the streets he knew growing up in Brooklyn to that of a disastrous overseas war. Dangerous decries, “There’s a war outside my door, why send me to the Middle East when there is a war going on in American streets” He continues, “There’s a war outside my door, politicians ask where they went wrong, US citizens a ask where they went wrong, They didn’t listen to Marvin’s ‘What’s going on.’
Dangerous debuted on the movie soundtrack, The Bait, starring Oscar winning actor Jamie Foxx. He also lent his talents to the title track, "Took The Bait", collaboration with the legendary rap icon Scarface. Dangerous has worked and performed with the likes of Kanye West, Jadakiss, Doug E. Fresh, Pete Rock, Nokio (Dru Hill), Case, Ruff Ryders, Gangsta, Chingy, Carl Thomas, and Eve.
Early in his career, Prince signed Dangerous to his North Star Independent label, which Prince abandoned when he signed once again with a major label, but not before introducing Dangerous to Kanye West, who was so impressed with the young artist he immediately took Dangerous into his studio and produced and performed on two songs including Dangerous’ next single, ‘I Know That’s Right’ which is distributed by Purple Heart Records.
Dangerous has already sold over 355,000 disks and has a documentary on hip-hop and rap deep from the underground ready for release in 2009. With Purple Heart Records behind him, Dangerous will be around for a long time to come.
Purple Heart Records is a 21st century label and multimedia company in the mold of the original Atlantic Records - where great music goes hand in hand with treating today's artists and music lovers with the respect they deserve. Led by CEO Antonio St. Lorenzo, a purple heart war veteran hence the name “Purple Heart Records”, and President Sean Richardson; its talent roster includes established and breakout artists in R&B, Reggaeton, Hip-Hop and Rock. Look for releases of new musical collaborations with Darryl McDaniels from Run DMC and Zara Phillips in early 2009 and breakthrough multimedia productions on the web, TV and theatres.