Duane Scott

Duane Scott

BandR&BSinger/Songwriter

Biography

Singer/Songwriter Duane Scott hales from the town of Clarksdale, MS. This is a city that has had such great star's as Ike Turner, the late great Sam Cooke and today's hip-hop star Nate Dogg pass through its streets. Voted 2006 one of MS Best Awards Best Kept Secret's, hopefully Duane will continue the string of great stars to come from this little town located in the Mississippi Delta.

Duane Scott began singing in church at the age of four. Now he's using his gift to bestow a bit of R/B flair mixed with a subtle hint of urban and hip-hop. Duane has been greatly influenced by artist such as Kenny Lattimore, Brian McKnight, Stevie Wonder, and Musiq Soulchild to name a few.

Once a member of the upstart group "Neutral", where he was not allowed to
show his true vocals skills, Duane Scott eventually left to pursue his dream
on his own. He released his debut CD entitled "New Luv" in the spring of 2004 and got great response. The CD consisted of a number of ballards just for the ladies from a male’s point of view, as well as a few up-tempo songs for the fella's. Duane has performed on television shows in the New Orleans area as well as performed on a regular bases in Jackson, MS, Omaha, NE, and other cities.

Duane has received a number of accolades. One of them being voted as the 3rd most requested song for the month of July 05 on WJMB Internet Radio Station broadcast live to thousands of listener’s around the world from the www.memphisrealtalk.com website. He was also featured in the August 05 issue of Mahogany magazine. At the moment, Duane has just finished working on his sophomore CD entitled “it’s jus muzic”. One thing we can promise is you will not be disappointed. The future is bright and this R&B newcomer is ready for the light to shine on him. Be on the lookout for his new single and video titled “late nite rendevous”. You can also visit him on the web at www.myspace.com/duanescott.