Damon Elliott

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Damon Elliott
Damon Elliott Picture.jpg
Background information
Also known as Buck 22
Born (1973-03-21) March 21, 1973 (age 41)
Beverly Hills, California, United States
Genres Pop, R&B, pop rock, pop punk, hip-hop, rock, gospel, country
Occupations Record producer, songwriter, singer, entrepreneur, musician
Years active 1996–Present
Labels Confidential Records (President), Damon Elliott Music Group
Associated acts Dionne Warwick, Pink, Jessica Simpson, Destiny's Child, Kelis, Keyshia Cole, Macy Gray, Beyoncé Knowles, Solange Knowles, Ziggy Marley, Mýa, Hopsin, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Flesh-N-Bone, Kelly Rowland, Green Day, Tom Green, Ya Boy, Kristina and The Dolls, Josh Strickland, The Banjo Boyz

Damon Elliott, also known as Buck 22, the son of actor/jazz drummer Bill Elliott and pop musician Dionne Warwick, is a producer and rapper. Damon has worked in several genres of music including Pop, hip hop, rock, R&B, gospel and country as a writer, composer, producer and recording artist. He is the co-founder of Confidential Records and its current president, who have signed artists including Keyshia Cole and Hopsin, who Damon mentored for his debut album Gazing at the moonlight.

Damon's first production project was with artists Bone Thugs-n-Harmony in 1996. Since then, he has also worked with several artists including Destiny's Child, Beyoncé, P!nk, Gwen Stefani, Jessica Simpson, Christina Aguilera, Macy Gray, Britney Spears, Mýa and Deana Carter. Damon's discography includes the scoring of three films and the contributions to thirty others.. He has sold over 150 Million Records, earned seven Grammy Award Nominations, and won one Grammy Award for his rendition of "Lady Marmalade" featured in the film Moulin Rouge.

Damon has also written for reality television shows and produced theme songs for the television shows Holly's World, Kendra on Top and The Lylas. Most recently, Damon has created The Damon Elliott Music Group (DEMG, LLC) and inked a distribution deal with Caroline/Capitol Records. He's planning to release two projects within the first year. One with his mother Dionne Warwick called, "Feels So Good" a duets project with artists such as Alicia Keys, Ne-Yo and Cee-Lo Green. The second project will be with artist Melody Riffs.

Early life[edit]

Damon Elliott was born on March 21, 1973 to Dionne Warwick and Bill Elliott. He has one brother named David Elliott, Whitney Houston was his second cousin and Opera legend Leontyne Price is another cousin. He was the nephew of Dee Dee Warwick. Damon Elliott, the son of actor/jazz drummer Bill Elliott and pop legend Dionne Warwick is a big selling, Grammy Award-winning producer. Damon was "raised by music", according to Dionne, whom Damon often accompanied to her studio.

Awards[edit]

Elliott has sold over 150 Million Records, earned seven Grammy Award Nominations, and won one Grammy Award for his rendition of "Lady Marmalade" featured in the 2001 film Moulin Rouge[1]

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Discography[edit]

1996[edit]

Flesh-N-BoneT.H.U.G.S.: Trues Humbly United Gatherin' Souls

  • 51/50 Skit
  • Live Soil
  • Player Intro
  • Tha Killin' Skit
  • Prayer Intro

1998[edit]

Dionne WarwickDionne Sings Dionne

  • High Upon This Love

2001[edit]

Destiny's ChildSurvivor

  • Sexy Daddy

PinkMissundaztood

  • Get The Party Started
  • My Vietnam
  • Missundaztood
  • Respect
  • Goin' To California

Brooke AllisonBrooke Allison

  • Perfect Chemistry

2002[edit]

Kelly RowlandSimply Deep

  • Stole

2003[edit]

PinkTry This

  • Love Song

MýaMoodring

  • Whatever Bitch
  • Take a Picture
  • Free Fallin'

2010[edit]

Holly's WorldTheme song (Producer)

2011[edit]

Kristina and The DollsThe Human Condition (Executive Producer)

2012[edit]

Jeffree StarVirginity

  • Blow Me

2013[edit]

"They Lylas" – Theme song (Producer)

2014[edit]

Achy Breaky 2- feat Billy Ray Cyrus

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