L.D. is a rapper, singer and certified audio engineer hailing from Tampa, Florida who currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia. The maestro began taking vocal lessons at 5-years-old and continued to pursue various forms of music throughout his childhood.
L.D. strives to consistently improve his music. He is always motivated to see how far he can make it in the industry. His core genres are hip-hop and pop and he cites his musical influences as Tupac, Biggie, Jay Z and Lil Wayne. His inspirations include his family and friends as well as other up and coming artists who work to give the world quality music.
The rapper’s delivery, flow and melodies make L.D. a one-of-a-kind artist. His creative process remains unique, as he never writes anything down. Instead he draws from everything around him –
L.D. continues his rise as a household name, with residencies at Orlando’s Independence Fest and Hot 107.9’s Birthday Bash Block Party. His accomplishments also include videos on MTV and he was an opening act for headliners: Ace Hood • Rick Ross • Soulja Boy • 2 Chainz • TI
I just get vibes in the studio and let me brain be the pen and pad.
L.D.’s goals are clear – he wants to be an agent of change in the music industry – he wants to break stereotypes, shatter molds, destroy the box and blaze trails outside the lines to influence cross-genre collaborations, production and artist management and he’s well on his way.
The Crossover (EP):
Charted for three consecutive weeks and peaked at #6 on the Billboards Heatseekers Albums chart
Nielsen SoundScan Charts Ratings:
• Top New Artists #6
• Current Physical Albums #159
• Current R&B/Hip-Hop Albums #41
• Top Albums in Atlanta #9
• Top Albums in Dallas-Ft. Worth#18
• Top Albums in Los Angeles #173
• Top Albums in Oklahoma City #65
Performances at SXSW (South by Southwest) music festival
Performances at the Atlanta Day and A3C Music Festivals