DK aka Wayne Watts

DK aka Wayne Watts

 Aurora, Colorado, USA
SoloHip HopR&B

DK aka Wayne Watts is a hip hop/rb; recording artist on the production team of Firelane Music Media Entertainment. Mix the old school hip hop flava with the grooves of today's urban sounds ala Drake,J. Cole, Wale and Macklemore and you got the fresh, party sound of DK aka Wayne Watts.

Biography

DK aka Wayne Watts is a national recording hip hop/r&b; artist on the independently distributed label and production firm Firelane Music & Media Entertainment.

DK aka Wayne Watts honed his MC skills in his native city of Baltimore, Maryland and has been recording and performing his special brand of hip-hop music since the age of 16.

2014 finds DK aka Wayne Watts planning for the release of his third full-length cd "Windows Theory" and also planning to extend his high-energy performances from Coast to Coast.

Starting in 2011, DK aka Wayne Watts embarked on a West Coast regional and national tour of festivals, colleges and clubs, to promote his mixtapes "While You Were Sleeping" and "The Summer of Recklessness", using some of the finest musicians in the area including Denver's Hottest R&B;/Funk group, the Hot Lunch Band which includes his older cousin - Keyboardist Michael Thompson.

In 2010, DK aka Wayne Watts took his captivating show to NACA colleges (National Association of College Activities), interacting with his audiences at the United States Military Academy (West Point, NY), University of Maryland (College Park, MD), Shepherd University (Shepherdstown, WV), Passaic Community County Community College (Paterson, NJ), University of North Carolina-Pembroke (Pembroke, NC) and other colleges across the Mid-Atlantic Region. DK aka Wayne Watts ended his 2010 Spring Semester Tour at the University of Maryland - Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD) as the Opening Act for Interscope Records artist Wale ("Chillin" feat Lady Gaga).

In 2009, DK aka Wayne Watts showcased at both the NACA (National Association of College Activities) Mid-Atlantic Conference and the Millennium Conference, headlined at Washington, DC's Hardrock Cafe (for the 1st Annual DC's Hottest 5 Music Competition - sponsored by Metromix DC and the DC Lottery) and performed along the East Coast.

In 2008, DK aka Wayne Watts showcased at the NACA Mid-Atlantic Festival, entertained and amazed crowds with intricate urban based beats laced with solid rock guitar riffs and ended the year completing a violence prevention music video, produced by Academy Award winning producer Susan Hadary and directed by Emmy Award winning director & cinematographer John Anglim, found @ www.bettermyworld.org and on PSA's, You Tube, My Space, with Free Ring Tones and Free downloads.

From 2003 to 2007, while completing requirements for his BA Degree in Communications, DK aka Wayne Watts released his first full-length CD "That's My Boy", which was heard blasting over the airways throughout the 2003 Billboard Hip/Hop Conference with the title song tracked as the #3 most added hip hop single on the CMJ chart (March 10, 2004) and later added to over 150 college and commercial radio stations. DK aka Wayne Watts performed at various events in the Maryland & DC areas, appearing with Cee-Lo, Slum Village, The Clipse, Raheem DeVaughn, Ty Tribbett, Fertile Ground, The All American Rejects and also appearing as a panelist and performer at various hip hop symposiums sponsored by local colleges and universities. DK aka Wayne Watts was featured as a Best New Hip Hop Artist, appearing alongside Jay-Z, Keyshia Cole and Dizzee Rascal on AOL Music - Hip Hop Artists (2007).

At the age of 16, DK aka Wayne Watts astonished and entertained music executives and fellow hip hop/r&b; artists while interning for the 2002 Billboard R&B;/Hip Hop Awards and Conference in South Beach Miami, Florida.

"Work That", found on DK aka Wayne Watts' "Tha Firelane Project", is featured on two independent film releases, "The Hollow " ( 2007) and Gravity (2009) and can be heard on various internet stations such as clearchannelmusic.com, napster.com, payplay.com, iheartradio.com, and aimestreet.com.

To book DK aka Wayne Watts or for more information, contact Evergreen Music at 410-952-3730

Lyrics

Use 2...

Written By: DK aka Wayne Watts

1st Chorus:
She said she loved Hip Hop
She used 2 love Hip Hop
Used 2 break dance on the block
Way b4 they dropped it like it was hot
man she used 2
Rock, rock, shake, shake
Rock, Rock, shake
She use 2
Rock, rock shake, shake
Rock, rock, shake
She use 2 rock,rock shake, shake
Rock, rock shake,
She reminiscin' about back in the day
You used 2 to love Hip Hop
I know you used 2 love Hip Hop
HIP HOP HIP HOP HIP HOP!!!!

1st Verse:
They use 2 call her fly/break better than most she was better than the guys/cut grooves in two/used 2 blaze up the track/she rocked a hoodie spray painted wit her name on the back/left dudes confused/she earned all respect from them/ cause she downrocked better than all of the the best of them/First: Windmill , swipe, swipe, than flare/her power moves out powered dudes and yeah/she was a one man bandstand/she should've been on Wildstyle or Flashdance/the orginal B-Girl from the B-Boy Crew/she still got it wanna try her then bust a move/
But now she look at videos all confused/ the way they showing black women got her blowing a fuse/ There no more b-girls only tricks and WHOA./ now that she got a daughter yo it's hurting her soul/ the one thing she loved is giving her pain/ and it happens everytime she hears the radio man/ Now a days she's tired of rap cause its the same ole song/ she ain't buying that/ So in her office 2 past the time/she stares at the wall reminscin' in her mind/ about the crew, the grooves, b4 the 9-5/ but now they call her Mrs./ they use 2 call her fly...

2nd Chorus:
He used 2 loved Hip Hop
He said he used 2 love Hip Hop
2 Turnables in the spot
Was the hottest DJ on his block
Man he used 2.. (DJ Scratching)
He reminiscin' about back in the day
You used 2 love Hip Hop
I know you used 2 love Hip Hop
You used 2 love Hip Hop
I know you used 2 love Hip Hop
HIP HOP HIP HOP HIP HOP!!!

2nd Verse:
He fell in love around '83 right/used 2 hook his turnables up into the streetlights/block parties in the summer time he threw them each night/emcees were dyin 2 rock over his cuts (WHAT)/ back then they used 2 carry all his crates/ hoping that one day they could get on his mixtapes/his favorite emcees were Ricky D, Rakim, KRS-ONE, and Chuck D/ back then Hip Hop 2 him was said somethin/ "Your head for Self-Destruction"/ he earned a rep 2/ he was first with the " It's been a long time we shouldn't left you" record/check it even though he's older/ he still gets chills anytime that he hears " The Bridge is Over, The Bridge is Over, hey hey"/ he remembers the very first day that Bonitia Applebaum had to put him on/ now he looking at it like what went wrong/ to be a DJ then you need 1s and 2s/ now every Bill and Bob now can use Itunes/ and an Ipod so it's crazy 2 he/ it used 2 be records now it's the mp3s/ Hip Hop 2 him yo has lost it's soul/ they used to call him fresh/ but now they call him old..

3rd Chorus:
They said they loved Hip Hop
They used 2 love Hip Hop
One spray painted trains non-stop
While the other one would look out for the cops..
Man they used 2..
Shake, Shake, spray,
Shake, shake, shake, spray
They used 2..
Shake, Shake, spray,
Shake, shake, shake, spray
They used 2..
Shake, Shake, spray,
Shake, shake, shake, spray
They reminscin' about back in the day

4th Chorus:
We used 2 love Hip Hop
We said we used 2 love Hip Hop
Cyphers all the time on the block
Used to play the mixtape until it popped...
man we used 2
" Yes Yes Ya'll"
"Yes Yes Ya'll"
We used 2
"Yes Yes Ya'll"
"Yes Yes Ya'll"
We used 2
"Yes Yes Ya'll"
"Yes Yes Ya'll"
We reminsicin bout back in the day

Bridge:
She used 2 love Hip Hop
He used 2 love Hip Hop
They used 2 love Hip Hop
We used 2 love Hip Hop
Back in the Day...

Beatbox:
Freestyle

The Layover

Written By: Wayne Watts

Hook:
I'm ridin round my side of town/ you know a n**** straight getting it / I got the drink / she got the green and I'm down for both so we hit / just like that/
Like that (6x)

I'm ridin round my side of town / you know a n**** straight bout it/ came home/ off the plane tho/ she waiting for me shorty in her show
Like that (6x)

1st Verse:
Probably shouldn't told it / had sex with my ex when I flew back in town/ oh that's your new girl well I ain't even know it/ well I figured I'd show it / get off my high horse and stop gloating / signed seal deliver/ red-eye from Denver / off the plane and I'm back in the ocean/ ocean backstroking/ losing focus naw I ain't ya man/ but sh** now we switching / 27 positions/ in this one night / and no we ain't hold hands/ no we gotta be friends/ I think I'm just addicted/ New Chemical Romance / "Gott damn Wayne chill"/ Don't put it all on me / cause if sex is a drug / raise you hands if you ever ODed/ opposites attract with it / it's bad for you but you a attached to it / you ever strapped put it in deep l/ lean forward and relapsed in it ?

Hook:
I'm ridin round my side of town/ you know a n**** straight getting it / I got the drink / she got the green and I'm down for both so we hit / just like that/
Like that (6x)

I'm ridin round my side of you tow / you know a n**** straight bout it/ came home/ off the plane tho/ she waiting for me shorty in her show
Like that (6x)

Bridge:
Have you ever ....someone so much you'd thought you die/ giving so much of yourself that don't seen like the way/ tell me what you want and I / Ay shortie I'll give it to you/ I'll give it to you

2nd Verse
Hold up/ Ay shortie slow up / sh** / I don't like to smoke but we rolled up after she rolled / we hitting Backwoods in the backwoods/ her pack LOUD/ my yac good/ her a** phat but when the phone she don't answer like her a** should / you get what I'm getting at mayne ?/ she said she love you / they all say the same / just don't get caught up my n***** in game/ as for tonight / I'm feeling insane / cut the tension put it all on a plate / step out your feelings / cause if it's no feeling and if it's no heart than how could it break/ "Wait Wayne...when the album gonna drop?/ s*** f**** I I dunno cause lately I got writer's block/ that's when she bust a u-ey in the street/ pulled over like next to creek / put the track on repeat/ hopped in the backseat/ clothes off/ "You can practice on me" / True story

Hook:
I'm ridin round my side of town/ you know a n**** straight getting it / I got the drink / she got the green and I'm down for both so we hit / just like that/
Like that (6x)

I'm ridin round my side of town / you know a n**** straight bout it/ came home/ off the plane tho/ she waiting for me shorty in her show
Like that (6x)

Set List

DK aka Wayne Watts  2014 Festival Set List 
  
1.Band & DJ musical Intro  
2. Soon As
We Get Up
3.I Met Her/ Lets Stay 2gether -Al Green
4.Only Girl / Jason
Derue
5. DJ IZ spotlight  (5 minutes plays current top 40 records  )

6.Crown Vic & Louie Bags medley  / Water Runs Dry - Boyz II Men/ Royal -
Lorde
7. Up & Way
8. Band Spotlight
9. The Love Song medley /
Power Trip- J.Cole / I Need Love- LL Cool J/ Adele
10.  The Layover  medley /
Poison - Bev Biv Devoe /Candy Rain - Soul 4 Real