David Daughtry

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David Daughtry
Birth nameDavid Calvert Daughtry
Born11/29/1975
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
OriginLos Angeles, California
GenresGospel, traditional black gospel, urban contemporary gospel
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter, worship leader, actor
Instrumentsvocals
Years active2014–present
LabelsEntertainment One, Karew
Websitedaviddaughtrymusic.com

David Calvert Daughtry is an American gospel musician, actor, and worship leader at West Angeles Church of God in Christ, while he is an urban contemporary gospel and a traditional black gospel recording artist and singer. He started his solo music career, in 2014, with the studio album, David Daughtry, that was released by Entertainment One Music and Karew Records. The album charted on two Billboard magazine charts.

Early life[edit]

David Calvert Daughtry was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where he started performing and understanding sheet music at six years-old.[1][2][3] He is a worship leader at West Angeles Church of God in Christ.

Music career[edit]

His individual music recording career began in 2014, with the studio album, David Daughtry, that was released on September 9, 2014, from both Entertainment One Music and Karew Records.[4][5] The album charted on two Billboard magazine charts, while it placed on the Gospel Albums and Heatseekers Albums, where it peaked at Nos. 12 and 28,[6][7] correspondingly.[8]

Acting career[edit]

He has appeared in the following movies: "Woman Thou Art Loosed", "Something New" & "First Sunday". He has also appeared in the following television shows: "The American Bible Challenge" & "Parenthood". [1]

Discography[edit]

List of studio albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart positions[8]
US
Gosp
[6]
US
Heat
[7]
David Daughtry 12 28

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Leggett, Steve. "David Daughtry : Biography". AllMusic. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  2. ^ David Daughtry (@daughtrydavid) (November 29, 2014). "Thank God for another year of life! Thank you all for the birthday wishes!". Instagram. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  3. ^ Intelius. "David C Daughtry in Los Angeles, CA". AllMusic. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  4. ^ Honeyman, Lins (March 22, 2016). "Review: David Daughtry - David Daughtry". Cross Rhythms. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  5. ^ Marovich, Bob (September 21, 2016). "David Daughtry – David Daughtry". Journal of Gospel Music. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  6. ^ a b Billboard (September 27, 2014). "David Daughtry – Chart history: Gospel Albums". Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  7. ^ a b Billboard (September 27, 2014). "David Daughtry – Chart history: Heatseekers Albums". Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  8. ^ a b Billboard. "David Daughtry : Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved March 23, 2016.

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