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Darryl Payne interviewed by Lenny Fontana for True House Stories # 066

Part 1
Darryl Payne with his six decades of music tells it all right from his start in 1976 and helps tell a story how he battled the beast of the music industry.  A true David and Goliath story in the real life.

He began his career working for the discos in New York as a promoter and with his experience as a drummer he started to go into the studio and create demos in the beginning of the disco era. Come listen to him lift the hood and tell it all.

Part 2
Darryl Payne pound for pound one of the best dance producers to come out of New York City. He gives the inside scoop to what it takes to make it. He dealt with it all the biggest powers in the music business and dealing with the mafia and all. The story is a life lesson.

He still doing it today making new songs and pushing his streaming service. He is a true legend and that is why he is the staying power.

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Biography Darryl Payne

Darryl Payne’s music career started in 1976. He has dedicated 6 decades of producing and writing music. Various Billboard’s Number One Producer Awards are credited to this Dance Music Legend. Darryl has produced over 5,000 releases, including five different artists on the Billboard Charts at the same time.

Warner Brothers, Sony/BMG, EMI, Epic, Jive, Virgin & Arista have released music produced by Darryl. Various produced Gold Records are displayed in his office.

In 2004 he created the Legends Of Classic Soul featuring many iconic soul legends including Dennis Edwards Temptations, The Whispers,The Four Tops, The Dells, The Dramatics, The Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston & Blue Lovett, The Chi-lites, Atlantic Starr and many more. 52 concerts were recorded as part of this series. Legends Of Classic Soul Pay Per View streaming site is developed in order to accept orders.

Darryl Payne will introduce new produced music to the world in 2023. Darryl has signed various new recording artists. 2023 should be an amazing year.