Цитата:Daniel Anthony Farris (born October 17, 1985), known professionally as D Smoke, is an American rapper and songwriter from Inglewood, California. He gained attention after winning the first season of the Netflix music competition show, Rhythm & Flow in 2019.
D Smoke grew up in a musical family with his mother, brothers, and cousin being gospel singers in Inglewood, California. His brother SiR is signed to Top Dawg Entertainment. In 2006, he started a songwriting group called WoodWorks with his brothers and his cousin Tiffany Gouché, who wrote songs for Ginuwine and The Pussycat Dolls, as he is credited for writing "Never" by Jaheim. He was also in a musical trio with his brother called N3D. On May 9, 2006, he released his first album called Producer of the Year. In 2015, he appeared on SiR's independent album Seven Sundays on the song "You Ain't Ready".
In 2019, he was a contestant on the Netflix competition show Rhythm & Flow, and was named the inaugural winner of the three-week series. On October 24, he released his debut EP Inglewood High, a 7-track project including a feature from Tiffany Gouché. A writer from HipHopDX gave the EP a positive review saying he could "utilize multiple flows, deliver introspective storytelling, could rap in Spanish incredibly well and had an ear for quality." He performed at the 2019 Soul Train Music Awards with SiR. He also appeared on The Game's album Born 2 Rap on the song "Cross on Jesus Back".
In 2020, D Smoke rapped Deontay Wilder into the ring against Tyson Fury, with the song Black Habits I, Tyson went on to beat Wilder by TKO in the seventh round.
BLACK HABITS (2020)
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01. Morning Prayer
03. No Commas
04. Gaspar Yanga (feat. Snoop Dogg)
05. Top of the Morning
06. Sunkissed Child (feat. Jill Scott & Iguocho)
07. Black Habits I (feat. Jackie Gouche)
08. Fly (feat. Davion Farris)
09. Seasons Pass
11. Lights On (feat. SiR)
12. Real Body (feat. Ari Lennox)
14. Like My Daddy
15. Closer to God (feat. SiR)
16. Black Habits II