Dawn Duchess was born in Sacremento, California to a Military family, the only child of Monica (Elementary school administrator) and Larry (U.S. Army soldier). At the tender age of 1, Duchess and her family relocated to Europe, where she spent her childhood years and the majority of her young adult life in Hanau, Germany.
At a young age her parents divorced which led to a strong interest in writing poetry and short stories as a way to escape complications that were going on inside the home. After graduating from High School in Kaiserslautern, Germany, Duchess decided she wanted
to experience life from another angle.
Having spent some time in Dallas, TX, Opelika, AL, and Albany, GA, Duchess finally settled in Savannah, GA. There she attended Armstrong Atlantic State University majoring in English Communications and minoring in creative writing.
It wasn’t until 2008 when she discovered her passion for music after recording her first song, “Side Chick” based off her poem, “Lonely Girl”, at her uncle’s home studio. Ever since, Duchess fell in love with the art of music and began to pursue a career
in the entertainment business. She started performing at campus open mics, local clubs and bars in Savannah.
She hosted Savannah’s Battle of the Bands at the annual Stopover fest and has been opening act for a couple mainstream artists such as Khia Using the internet as a main source of network, Duchess has managed to be featured on several public stations including Savannah’s 94.1, Montgomery’s E93, and Little Rock’s 88.3. Not only that but online stations such as Cali’s PhreshnPhamous,
Birmingham’s BlasturThoughts, and Arkansas’s SmooththDude Show have featured Duchess’ Music on their stations as well.
The femcee movement continued as a series of mixtapes began to flood the internet. Between Coast2Coast, Datpiff, and Livemixtapes, Dawn Duchess has released 7 solo projects the latest which is entitled, “7Day Weight”.
Dawn Duchess is hitting the stage performing her new single, “Work” in Georgia and surrounding areas. Request the banger on your local station today and stay on the lookout for more from the rising emcee. Follow @DawnDuchess
Dawn Duchess “WORK” Official Video
Check Out the latest music from Dawn Duchess below ! If you not listening to the new mixtape ” 7 Day Weight” then you sleep!!!!!!
Happily Ever After
Coasting ft. Solo
Chillin ft. Lil Tempa
Ya Aint Bout Nothin