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Apollo Music Cafe: Darien Dean
June 15 @ 10:00 pm - June 16 @ 12:00 am
Featuring: Darien Dean
About The Show
Apollo Music Café Featuring
Curated by InJoy Enterprises
Darien Dean is an artist with a purpose. Hailing from Mount Vernon, New York, this soul singer burst onto the scene with alluring vocals and a distinctive stage presence. Fed a healthy diet of Hip Hop and Classic Soul, this multi-talented MC, singer, and dancer, honed his abilities as a producer, arranger and engineer to craft a unique and authentic approach to contemporary songwriting.
Darien has performed around the world and shares those influences in his CD trilogy "Notes From The Journey". The first two CD's "Departures" and "Detours have been met with critical acclaim and the third EP entitled "Destinations" will be released shortly. This collection of stellar music features appearances from Avery Sunshine, Mike Phillips (Stevie Wonder, Prince), David P. Stephens, Jason Heerah(X-factor Australia), Collette, Tiffany Tzelle, Queen Rose and UK soul icon Omar among others.
Apollo Music Cafe
Harlem's Best Kept Secret
The Apollo Music Café series is designed to bring independent, cutting-edge artists to a forward-thinking audience. Featuring diverse performances across a myriad of genres (R&B, hip hop, soul, jazz, pop, funk, and rock), this monthly series showcases artists drawn from the independent music scene who are destined to impact the way music is heard and experienced. Certain Music Café presentations will complement Apollo Music Mainstage events such as Africa Now! and the Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival.