Desmond Davis

Desmond Davis

Desmond Davis

Hunter Hayes

Desmond Davis

Hunter Hayes

Country:   United States Category:   DRUMSET ARTISTS

Overview

Desmond Davis the “BlackDrumHippie”, is a Grammy nominated, Dove Award, Ascap Rhythm & Soul Award, Stellar Award winning musician, producer and writer hailing from the west side of Chicago.  He has developed a talent, versatility and passion for playing drums for over twenty years.

Desmond honed his skills in the Baptist church playing gospel music however; he is well-rounded with the ability to play various genres including but not limited to; rock, pop, country, hip-hop, jazz, R&B, reggae, funk, and blues​.

The BlackDrumHippie’s talent and tenacity has afforded him various endorsements and the opportunity to play a variety of tours, festivals, tv appearances and concert venues.

With growing notoriety, Desmond has played for decorated artists such as: Donald Lawrence, Johnathan McReynolds, Sir the Baptist, Todd Dulaney, Sylenna Johnson, Rhymefest, and Hunter Hayes.

Desmond’s hard work and forward thinking has allowed BlackDrumHippie to transcend music as it has grown into a brand that provides customizable Levi denim jackets, t-shirts and other merchandise.

As of late Desmond is recording side projects, promoting his brand, and touring.

Equipment Configuration 1

Pearl Session Studio Select

Nicotine Marine Pearl

 

22x16 bass drum

12x8 tom

16x16 floor tom

13x6.5 Joey Jordison signature snare drum

14x5 Reference 20ply snare drum

14x6.5 Hybrid Exotic kapur/fiberglass snare drum

Equipment Configuration

Reference Series
Crystal Rain


8x7 tom
10x8 tom
12x8 tom
16x16 floor tom
22x18 bass drum
20x14 gong drum

14x5 Reference 20ply snare drum
14x6.5 Hybrid Exotic kapur/fiberglass snare drum

 

Hardware

P2050C Redline Eliminator single pedal

H2050 Redline Eliminator hh stand

B1030 boom stands

S1030 Snare Stand