Dane in September 2005
|Birth name||Dana McLeese|
|Born||Fort Greene, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.|
Maverick/Warner Bros. Records
|Associated acts||Slick Rick|
Dana Dane's debut album, Dana Dane with Fame, peaked at #46 on the Billboard album chart and was certified gold. His biggest hit in the United States was "Cinderfella Dana Dane", which peaked at #11 on Billboard magazine's R&B charts in 1987. Cheryl Green from Queens, NY sang backup. He was among Profile Records’s core artists, then recorded briefly for Rap-A-Lot Records but did not release anything on that label. He released his last album in 1995 on Maverick Records.
Dane operated a clothing boutique in New York City in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
- Dana Dane with Fame (1987)
- Dana Dane 4 Ever (1990)
- Rollin' wit Dana Dane (1995)
- Best of Dana Dane (2002)
- Chart history at billboard.com