Straight Official With Danielle Lyndsay
“Inspire, Dream, Believe, this is what I live by” says Danielle Lyndsay
Newest R&B sensation Danielle Lyndsay is making a name for herself in the DMV. Born in Washington, D.C. but raised in P.G. County, Danielle’s singing ability was discovered at the age of four. Growing up listening to artist like Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey and Diana Ross, Danielle knew that she too could grow up to be one of the greats.
Danielle has many musical influences but her biggest one is her father, Derrick Ward. Derrick has been in a few musical groups like the legendary DC GoGo Band, Trouble Funk. He has also sung back up for a few big name artists, one being the Legendary Patti Labelle.
Having not only great vocal ability, Danielle is also a very talented dancer. Dancing since the age of 3, she has extensively trained in Ballet, Jazz, Hip-Hop & African. Danielle has also had opportunities to choreograph on both college and professional levels. Blessed with so many talents, Danielle had the opportunity to Intern for Broadway Dance Center in New York for four months. Being in New York really broke her out of her shell to become a performer. She had the opportunity to study contemporary Jazz and Hip-Hop under greats like Luam, Jared Grimes, Sheryl Murakami, Brice Mousset and Slam.
In 2010 Danielle started pursuing an R&B career full-time, after a family member heard her sing for the first time. Since then she has written and recorded her smash hit “Such A Lady” that has been featured in several blogs, played on 20+ radio stations, and also has been featured on numerous mixtapes. This song was of course the leading single for her first EP project entitled “the genesis EP”. Now Coming into the new year she is ready to make herself a household name with the release of her next single “X-Tacy”.