Dvsn

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dvsn
OriginToronto, Ontario, Canada
GenresAlternative R&B
Years active2015–present
Labels
Associated acts
Websitedvsndvsn.com
Members

Dvsn (stylized as dvsn and pronounced "division") is a Canadian R&B duo, composed of Daniel Daley and Nineteen85. The duo is signed to OVO Sound.[1]

Music career[edit]

2015–present[edit]

On September 5, 2015, dvsn released two songs titled "The Line" and "With Me". They initially started gaining recognition when "With Me" was played on Apple's Beats 1 radio during the seventh OVO Sound radio show.[2] On December 2, 2015, they released their third song, titled "Too Deep" on SoundCloud and the iTunes Store.[3] On December 24, 2015, they released their fourth song, titled "Hallucinations" on SoundCloud and the iTunes Store.[4] On February 29, 2016, it was announced that dvsn had signed to Drake's OVO Sound record label.[5]

On March 11, 2016, dvsn announced the release date of their debut studio album, titled Sept. 5th, along with the album being made available for pre-order on the iTunes Store.[6] They released the album exclusively on the iTunes Store and Apple Music on March 27, 2016,[7] with the album releasing elsewhere on April 1, 2016.

dvsn made a guest appearance on Drake's fourth studio album, Views on the track titled "Faithful".[8]

On May 5, 2017, dvsn released "Think About Me" as the lead single from their second album. A month later, "Don't Choose" was released as the second single. On August 9, 2017, dvsn announced that Morning After would be the title of their next album. A new single, titled "Mood" was released on September 4, 2017. The next day, dvsn revealed that the album will be released October 13, 2017. Morning After was made available for preorder on September 22, 2017.

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Studio albums, with selected chart positions
Title Album details Peak chart positions
CAN
[9]
UK
R&B

[10]
US
[11]
US
R&B
/HH

[12]
US
R&B

[13]
Sept. 5th 69 25 133 17 7
Morning After
  • Released: October 13, 2017[15]
  • Label: OVO Sound, Warner Bros.
  • Formats: CD, LP, digital download
19 30 38 22 6

Singles[edit]

Title Year Album
"The Line" 2015 Sept. 5th
"With Me"
"Too Deep"
"Hallucinations"
"Think About Me" 2017 Morning After
"Don't Choose"
"Mood"
"P.O.V"

Charted song[edit]

Charted song, with selected chart positions, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Album
CAN UK
[16]
US US
R&B
/HH
US
Rap
"Faithful"
(Drake featuring Pimp C and Dvsn)
2016 61 108 72 36 19 Views

Guest appearance[edit]

Non-single guest appearance, with other performing artists, showing year released and album name
Title Year Other artist(s) Album
"Faithful" 2016 Drake, Pimp C Views
"My Imagination" 2017 Majid Jordan The Space Between
"Balance" 2017 Roy Woods, PnB Rock Say Less

Music videos[edit]

As lead artist[edit]

List of music videos as lead artist, with directors, showing year released
Title Year Director(s)
"With Me/Do It Well" 2016 Jon Riera & LeSean Harris
"Too Deep" 2017 Rohan Blair-Mangat
"Hallucinations" LeSean Harris
"Mood"
"Morning After" 2018 Santiago Salviche

Tours[edit]

Headlining
  • Debut Tour (2016)
  • Morning After (2018)
Supporting

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Drake Signs dvsn to OVO Sound". Rap-Up. February 29, 2016. Retrieved February 29, 2016.
  2. ^ Smith, Trevor (October 4, 2015). "Listen To OVO Sound Radio Episode 7 Featuring PARTYNEXTDOOR & Boi-1da". HotNewHipHop. Retrieved October 4, 2015.
  3. ^ Leight, Elias (December 2, 2015). "Lose Yourself In dvsn's "Too Deep"". The Fader. Retrieved December 2, 2015.
  4. ^ Gore, Sydney (December 24, 2015). "Dvsn Will Give You Sexy, Holiday "Hallucinations"". Nylon. Retrieved December 24, 2015.
  5. ^ Ortiz, Edwin (March 1, 2016). "It Looks Like dvsn Has Signed To Drake's OVO Sound Label". Complex. Retrieved February 29, 2016.
  6. ^ Mench, Chris (March 11, 2016). "OVO's dvsn Reveals the Tracklist, Release Date, and Artwork for Upcoming Debut Album, 'Sept. 5th'". Complex. Retrieved March 11, 2016.
  7. ^ Diep, Eric (March 27, 2016). "dvsn's 'Sept. 5th' Album Is Finally Here". Complex. Retrieved March 27, 2016.
  8. ^ "dvsn Remix Drake's "Faithful": Listen | Pitchfork". pitchfork.com. Retrieved 2018-01-08.
  9. ^ "Dvsn – Chart history: Canadian Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved April 5, 2016.
  10. ^ Peak chart positions for albums on the R&B Chart in the United Kingdom:
  11. ^ "Dvsn – Chart history: Billboard 200". Billboard. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
  12. ^ "Dvsn – Chart history: R&B/Hip-Hop Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved April 5, 2016.
  13. ^ "Dvsn – Chart history: R&B Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved April 5, 2016.
  14. ^ "SEPT. 5TH by dvsn". iTunes Store. Apple. Retrieved March 11, 2016.
  15. ^ "Instagram post by dvsn • Aug 1, 2017 at 10:03pm UTC". Instagram. Retrieved 2017-08-02.
  16. ^ Peak chart positions for singles in the United Kingdom:
  17. ^ Yoo, Noah (April 25, 2016). "Drake and Future Announce Summer Sixteen Tour". Pitchfork. Retrieved April 25, 2016.

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