Producer/Hip-Hop/Rap Artist/Song Writer/Composer
Artist Summary
Genres: Hip Hop/Rap


Derrick David Woodworth also known as DQ was born and raised in South Africa Johannesburg South in a small town called Ennerdale. He is the youngest of 4 Children and has always had a passion for the entertainment industry whilst growing up. Coming from a community were by drugs, violence and crime plays a big role in any young Person’s life, DQ knew that he needed to do something to uplift his community and be an inspiration to others. It was not always easy for him because he was raised by a single Mother and she wanted him to focus more on education than music. DQ did not stop he continued pursuing a career in the industry. He did a lot of different music genres and at the age of 16 he started writing and free-styling and was focused on hip-hop/rap.



In 2008 after completing his Diploma in Sports Management he was part of a group called L4C. Were they performed in JHB as well as the Northern Cape Province. In December 2010, DQ founded a group of his own called Tura-Bret Music, TBM for short. He started producing his own tracks for the group and pursuing his dream. In 2011 DQ attended a course in Artist Management and he performed at the Victory Theater alongside Ringo Madlingozi who is one of the most respected South African musicians.


The music that DQ does is hype, new, fresh and never heard of before. He writes, composes and produces music that is completely unique and versatile. Not only is he a great Hip-Hop / Rap song writer but he also writes RnB, Pop and Soul as well.


DQ is the next big star in SA and Africa and he is ready to take on the world with his unique flow, style and presence.




DQ is signed by Di Productions, Africas Leading Entertainment Company.
And his New hit single “On The Roll” featured Di and AB Crazy

[Producer] Di  “ Da Beat Master”


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