International recording artist DPretty is a Congolese singer/songwriter from the Democratic Republic of the Congo in central Africa. Proud husband and father of two, his colorful culture, passion for music and social activism can be found in his lyrics. His dedication to his people is reflected in his non-profit organization, CGA (Congolese Genocide Awareness), which promotes awareness by engaging and mobilizing supporters who can advocate internationally as well as within the Congo. DPretty migrated to the United States 20 years ago and has developed an ear for innovative sounds that integrate his African origin along with modern American music. His musical style is described as Afrobeat with a mix of pop music stemming from musical influences such as Congolese groups like Wenge Musica 4X4, artists such as Papa Wemba, Koffi Olomide, Jean Goubald, Fally Ipupa and American music icons Michael Jackson, Jay Z, Kanye West, Drake, many R&B artists as well as reggae artists Bob Marley, Sean Paul and Shaggy.
DPretty has previously worked with artists like DJ Amaroula, Mikey Musique, and producers like Shady Bizniz, Bahood Records, Clique Tracks along with Blethymusik. His live performances include performing with GIMS (Maitre Gims) at the Variety Playhouse in Atlanta in November 2019, at the Congo Kitoko event in New York City in October 2019, at the 2018 Afrimma (African Muzik Magazine Awards & Music Festival), pre-show of the Nigerian Legend 2Baba (2Face) in Orlando, at the pre-show of Lady Ponce from Cameroun in Atlanta, the Dikembe Mutombo Foundation (DMF) Gala at the St.Regis Hotel (Atlanta, GA), the Boston Congolese Gala (BCG) (Boston, MA), Josephine Lounge Houston Relief concert (Atlanta, GA), Morris Brown College for Juneteenth Festival (Atlanta, GA), and at the French Alliance Center for the African Belle event (Atlanta, GA). Contact DP Entertainment LLC for general business inquiries, bookings, drops, features and interview requests.
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YouTube Channel: DPRETTY