Biography

Darlette is looking forward to continuing to mature and learn everything she can to become one of the best in the business.  She would like to be an example to others by inspiring them that you can achieve your dreams.  Encouraging them to be motivated, driven and determined to make it happen.  She says “opportunities are available, you just have to take advantage of those that are available to you and work them to the fullest, not letting discouragement stop you but to use it as a driving force of determination.  The sky is the limit and I’m reaching for stars.”

Media Coverage

• 3/29/14 – Eddie Kane Show, Listen Vision – Interview
• 6/3/13 – Article in ETZ The Magazine, Pages 8-11, As of Sept. 3, 2013:
   http://issuu.com/enterthezonetv/docs/etzthemagazine_mini-issue?e=1153970/2581765
• 4/4/09 – DC Local Comcast Station, Performance @ Velocity Magazine Awards
• 6/27/08 – Lush Online Radio – Interview
• 6/11/08 – Choppin It Up Online Radio
• 5/2008 – Jewelz Magazine, May 2008 Issue
• 8/16/07 – “So Good 2 U” Music Video on JLove TV, Channel 77, DC’s Comcast Network
• 7/14/07 – Interview on the 'Weekend Review' 96.3 FM - WHUR with Bobby Gailes
• 4/12/07 – Paul Robeson Awards – Honoring Cathy Hughes, Red Carpet, AFI Theater
• 3/2007 – Video Shoot for “So Good 2 U”
• 3/2007 – Cameo Video Shoot with Madd Science
• 3/2007 – Photo Shoot with DaMarco Solar Clothing
• 2/6/07 – Interview with wphila online radio station w/Missy Bell
• 12/5/06 – Interview w/Go Go Michelle at GlassHouse Radio @ Howard University
• 9/5/06 – Interview with Dave Swagga on thenext.tv Online Radio
• 6/3/06 – Interview with EZ on 93.9 FM WKYS
• 6/3/06 – Interview with Fresh TV

Awards

• 2008-2012 ASCAPLUS Award Recipient
• 2008 Nomination for Velocity Magazine Award - Best R&B Female
• 2008 Nomination for Velocity Magazine Award - Best Album (Whyte Chocolate)
• 2008 Nomination for Velocity Magazine Award - Best Music Video (So Good 2 U)
• 2007-2008 ASCAPLUS Award Recipient
• 2007 Nomination for DMV Award - Best R&B Female Artist

Previous Venues

• 7/18/15 - Peerless Rens Club w/Whyte Chocolate Band, Annapolis, MD
• 6/7/15 - Beer 4 U Sports Bar & Lounge w/Whyte Chocolate Band, Waldorf, MD
• 5/15/15 - Beer 4 U Sports Bar & Lounge w/Whyte Chocolate Band, Waldorf, MD
• 5/9/15 - Private Event, w/Virtuoso Band, Baltimore, MD
• 5/2/15 - Beer 4 U Sports Bar & Lounge w/Whyte Chocolate Band, Waldorf, MD
• 5/1/15 - Beer 4 U Sports Bar & Lounge w/Whyte Chocolate Band, Waldorf, MD
• 4/19/15 - Thai Palace, w/Whyte Chocolate Band, Waldorf, MD
• 11/8/14 - Getaway Lounge, w/Timeless Vision Band, Waldorf, MD
• 10/25/14 - Private Event, w/Virtuoso Band, Baltimore, MD
• 10/18/14 - Private Event, w/Virtuoso Band, Baltimore, MD
• 10/4/14 - Private Event, w/Virtuoso Band, Windsor Mill, MD
• 9/20/14 - Solar Eclipse Lounge, w/Timeless Vision Band, Washington, DC
• 7/5/14 - Music Festival, McDaniel College, Westminster, MD
• 5/10/14 - District Yacht Club, Washington, DC
• 3/23/14 - Pure Lounge, Washington, DC
• 3/20/14 - Nobles Bar & Grill, Baltimore, MD
• 8/31/13 - 5 Mile House, Baltimore, MD
• 3/23/13 - 5 Mile House, Baltimore, MD
• 2/8/13 - Fish Market, Clinton, MD
• 1/12/13 - Fish Market, Clinton, MD
• 11/16/12 - Babylon Futbol Cafe, Falls Church, VA
• 9/15/12 - Private Wedding, Locust Grove, VA
• 5/5/12 - RIO, Laurel, Maryland
• 5/2/12 - Marrakech Lounge, Washington, DC
• 2/17/12 - Proud Mary's Restaurant/Bar, Fort Washington, MD
• 2/10/12 - Babylon Futbol Cafe, Falls Church, VA
• 8/20/11 - Club Icon, Waldorf, MD
• 4/16/11 - Private Retirement Party, Philadelphia, PA
• 2/20/11 - Paul Cohn's Birthday Party, Washington Convention Center, Wash., DC
• 10/26/10 - Liv, Washington, DC
• 9/11/10 - Carnival Pride Cruise Ship, International Waters
• 5/6/10 - Station 9, Washington, DC
• 4/10/10 - Harrington Raceway & Casino, Harrington, DE
• 4/9/10 - Harrington Raceway & Casino, Harrington, DE
• 2/5/10 & 2/6/10 - Harrington Raceway & Casino, Harrington, DE (cancelled)
• 1/16/10 - Warner Theater, Washington, DC
• 12/26/09 - Harrington Raceway & Casino, Harrington, DE
• 10/14/09 - 1023 Club, Baltimore, MD
• 7/25/09 - Sheridan Hotel, Beltsville, MD
• 7/24/09 - Wazobia Cafe, Washington, DC
• 7/2/09 - Kokopoolis, Washington, DC
• 6/16/09 - HIV/AIDS Health Forum, Ashley Stewart - Landover, MD
• 6/6/09 - Prince Georges County Fairgrounds, Upper Marlboro, MD
• 5/24/09 - Knights of Columbus, Forestville, MD
• 5/9/09 - Private Event, Capital Heights, MD
• 3/23/09 - Expo, Washington, DC
• 3/19/09 - Blu Lounge, Bethesda, MD
• 2/26/09 - Mojo's, Wilmington, DE
• 2/15/09 – Old Town Theater, Alexandria, VA
• 11/15/08 – THEARC Theater, Washington, DC
• 11/12/08 – MCCXXIII, Washington, DC
• 11/1/08 – Hard Rock Cafe, Downtown, Washington, DC
• 10/12/08 – The Savoy, Pennsauken, NJ
• 9/26/08 – Jordans 8, Washington, DC
• 9/20/08 – Macy's Shop For A Cause, McLean, VA
• 9/14/08 – Carousel House, Philadelphia, PA
• 8/30/08 – Increase the Peace - Stop the Violence Event, Washington, DC
• 8/23/08 – 14710 McKendree Road, Brandywine, MD
• 8/16/08 – Private Event, Willingboro, NJ
• 8/9/08 – MD Fashion Week - Downtown Silver Spring, MD
• 8/6/08 – Jin Lounge, Washington, DC
• 7/29/08 – Republic, Washington, DC
• 7/24/08 – Allmaz, Washington, DC
• 7/19/08 – Community Day Event, Upper Marlboro, MD
• 7/18/08 – Dunbar High School, Washington, DC
• 7/13/08 – Rosaryville State Park, Upper Marlboro, MD
• 7/10/08 – Andalu, Washington, DC
• 7/7/08 – Johnson Jr. High School, Washington, DC
• 6/10/08 – Legend, Temple Hills, MD
• 5/22/08 – Island Café, Washington, DC
• 5/14/08 – Klique City Showcase, Marygolds, Lanham, MD
• 4/20/08 – Senso Sesto, Washington, DC
• 4/5/08 – MD Bay Raiders Game, Gwynn Oak, MD
• 3/13/08 – Andalu, Washington, DC
• 3/20/08 – Andalu, Washington, DC
• 4/5/08 – National Anthem & Halftime Performance, Gwynn Oak, MD
• 2/24/08 – Club Five, Washington, DC
• 2/14/08 – Belvedere Hotel – Suite Lounge, Baltimore, MD
• 2/13/08 – Belvedere Hotel – Suite Lounge, Baltimore, MD
• 1/31/08 – Belvedere Hotel – Suite Lounge, Baltimore, MD
• 1/20/08 – Hampton Inn, DMV EMA Award Ceremony, Capital Heights, MD
• 1/16/08 – Duke City, DMV EMAs R&B Show, Washington, DC
• 12/30/07 – Club Five, Washington, DC
• 11/28/07 – La Carbonara, Washington, DC
• 10/26/07 – The Shop H&H CDC, Philadelphia, PA
• 9/26/07 – Market Lounge, Washington, DC
• 9/9/07 – Carousel House, Philadelphia, PA
• 8/24/07 – Jlove Birthday Bash, Onyx II, Oxon Hill, MD
• 8/18/07 – Annual Community Slam Jam, Lee Center, Alexandria, VA
• 7/4/07 – Charity Fashion Show & Showcase, Zanzibar, Washington, DC
• 7/1/07 – Club Onyx, Suitland, MD
• 6/30/07 – LePearl Lounge, Capital Heights, MD
• 6/14/07 – Pasha Lounge, Washington, DC Video Release Party
• 5/11/07 – 5 Seasons, Baltimore, MD
• 4/25/07 – LePearl Lounge, Open Mic, Captial Heights, MD
• 4/11/07 – LePearl Lounge, Open Mic, Capital Heights, MD
• 4/10/07 – Club Envy, Open Mic, Washington, DC
• 3/31/07 – NXNW, Opened for Intruders, Philadelphia, PA
• 2/28/07 – LaPearl Lounge, Captial Heights, MD
• 2/5/07 – Martini’s Lounge, Washington, DC – Open Mic
• 1/31/07 – Kinsey School, Opened for Intruders, Philadelphia, PA
• 1/15/07 – Bar Nun, Washington, DC, Open Mic Feature
• 11/28/06 – Club Envy, Washington, DC – Open Mic
• 11/25/06 – Side Pockets, Laurel, MD
• 11/22/06 – Ocean Drive Nite Club & Lounge, Wheaton, MD
• 9/16/06 – Mirror’s Lounge, Washington, DC
• 8/27/06 – U-Turn, Washington, DC
• 8/11/06 – Bossa, Washington, DC
• 7/22/06 – THEARC, Washington, DC
• 7/8/06 – Franklin Square Park, Washington, DC
• 6/17/06 – OakTree Lounge, Uniontown, Alabama
• 6/11/06 – The Channel Inn, Washington, DC
• 6/3/06 – 2006 Unifest Event, Washington, DC
• 5/3/06 – Zanzibar, Washington, DC
• 5/1/06 – Bar Nun, Washington
• 3/19/06 – Kendejah’s Lounge
• 2/19/06 – Kendejah’s Lounge
• 2/9/06 – Zanzibar, Washington, DC
• 1/19/06 – Market Lounge, Washington, DC
• 1/9/06 – Bar Nun, Washington, DC
• 12/14/2005 – Mirror’s Lounge, Washington, DC
• 12/7/2005 – THEARC, Washington, DC
• 11/30/2005 – Juste Lounge, Bethesda, MD
• 11/7/2005 – Bar Nun, Washington, DC
• 10/28/2005 – Woodrow Wilson High School, Washington, DC
• 8/22/2005 – Avenue Nightclub, Washington, DC
• 8/16/2005 – Collegeperk Coffee House, College Park, MD
• 8/15/2005 – Jammin Java, Vienna, VA
• 6/11/2005 – Cheverly Town Park, Cheverly Day, Cheverly, MD
• 2/2005 – RAND Corporation, Black History Event, Arlington, VA
• 7/30/2004 – Borders Book Store, Open Mic, Largo, MD
• 7/23/2004 – Lyrical Sipps, John Stoddart Concert, Ft. Washington, MD
• 7/20/2004 – College Perk Coffeehouse, Open Mic, College Park, MD
• 7/2004 – Lyrical Sipps, Open Mic, Ft. Washington, MD

Community Work

• 11/21/12 - Valuable Blessings, Thanksgiving Dinner, Capitol Heights, MD
• 6/16/09 - HIV/AIDS Health Forum, Ashley Stewart, Landover, MD
• 3/31/09 - Hyattsville Middle School Career Day, Hyattsville, MD
• 11/1/08 – Foster Care Event, Washington, DC
• 9/20/07 – Macy's Shop for a Cause Event
• 9/14/07 – Fundraiser for People with Disabilities
• 9/9/07 – Fundraiser for People with Disabilities (Opened for the Blue Notes)
• 3/31/07 – Fundraiser for People with Disabilities (Opened for the Philly Intruders)
• 1/31/07 – Fundraiser for People with Disabilities (Opened for the Philly Intruders)
• 12/2005 – Toy drive for Children’s National Medical Center
• 12/2006 – Fundraiser for The Hospital for Sick Children