When we talk about music DeJuan Turrentine is a rising star from Pasadena California who is and will continue to captivate souls with his diverse style! DeJuan Is a Writer, Musician/Producer & Actor who’s music & personality embodies an old school feel mixed with a modern trendsetting sound as well as a very soulful yet commercial appeal!
DeJuan has stared In films such as ” A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND” Directed by Leslie Small & “WAY PAST COOL” Directed by Norman Lear. Amongst other films.
DeJuan has written and Performed with artists such as Christina Aguilera, Brandy Norwood, Usher, Wyclef Jean & Snoop Dog to name a few! As the legendary saxophonist Stanley Turrentine is DeJuan’s great Uncle, It’s safe to say DeJuan Turrentine is destined for greatness!
Q & A’s with DeJuan Turrentine
Has music always been your first career choice?
From the moment I heard the essence of melody I knew it deposited a feeling in me that I wanted to feel forever. I love music more than food lol.
Do you think your upbringing has contributed to your style as an artist?
My upbringing definitely helped mode the artist I am today as it defined my purpose in music from seeing a lot of poverty growing up I knew I wanted to make a difference by making music that healed the souls of others and brought upon hope!
Best piece of advice you’ve ever received?
The best advice I’ve ever received was from the legend Quincy Jones himself, he told me to Love, Laugh, Live.
Thanks for catching up with us DeJuan. We look forward to follow your journey, and wish you continued success.
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