Packing a background as authentic as it is innovative, wordsmith, Danny Hatem, always knew he was born to entertain. Proving his star power after receiving his first drum set at the tender age of five, the young talent credits his hometown of Kansas City— a city known heavily for its eclectic music scene— for his unique sound.
By eight-years-old, Hatem discovered his passion for rapping, and officially started producing music at sixteen. The lyricist/producer/engineer’s raw talent, paired with an undeniable work ethic eventually caught the attention of music managers and industry highbrows, Kevin Seals and Deandre Wiseman of Seven Entertainment. The trio has worked endlessly to build the foundation for what is sure to be a long-lasting music career for Hatem.
Equipped with the undeniable ability to paint pictures with words, Hatem’s status as a future legend has afforded him the opportunity to work with Grammy-award winning producer and songwriter, Brian Kennedy.
Heavily influenced by some of the greats like Kanye West, J.Cole and Kendrick Lamar, Hatem describes his music as a “mix of everything” and feels that his distinct catalogue includes something that everyone can vibe to. The rapper not only wants to reap the benefits of his budding success—he wants to pave the way for other aspiring artists from his hometown.