Friday Oct 20th, 2017
Born January 5th 1993, 24 year old Devontée is a Canadian artist/producer/writter/ who was born in Toronto. He released his first project Devontée By Devontée April, 2014 which was entirely produced by himself helping him earn the respect from numerous artists & media outlets. Devontee released his second project ‘District Vibe’ October, 2015 led by his self-produced single “Bare Tings” & self-produced Joey Bada$$ assisted single “Godspeed” bringing Devontée & his collective W.O.E to the world stage.
Devontée Took 2017 by surprise as Bridgit Mendler released her single Temperamental Love featuring and co-written/produced by Devontée & Bridgit Mendler. Devontée is gearing up to release his 2017 creation “Sun of Dawn” full length project while creating & inspiring by performing all over north america including his sold out show in Vancouver to his first international heading show in Denver, Colorado.
Growing up with both his parents his father being Jamaican and his mother being french Canadian, Devontée grew up loved and supported knowing he can do anything as long as he worked his hardest with a pure heart. This inspired him to always continue working on excellence and working on excellence inspired Devontée to form a collective of woes, from artists to athletes and anybody that’ embodies the meaning of W.O.E (Working On Excellence).
Achieving excellence Devontée became the number one left tackle in Canada in high school football but chose to pursue his passion for music over a guaranteed football career. He wanted to learn all aspects of music so he found himself at MetalWorks Institute of which he graduated from the Audio Production, & Engineering in the fall of 2014.
His debut project ‘Devontée by Devontée’ couldn't be more telling about what the future holds with his work ethic as he produced/wrote/engineered his entire project himself. expanding his repertoire he’s also produced for Preme, CJ Fly, & Stalley to name a few. spending most of his time in the studio, Devontée is both producing for other people, collaborating and working on his second project ‘District Vibe’.