Exclusive: Dylan Dilinjah MTV’s Making the Band 2 Recording Artist & Reality Star Join Us August 19th
Dylan’s “15 More Minutes” Album Set to be Release September, 2016
Dylan DilinJah is a Caribbean Hip Hop artist, executive producer, and philanthropist. Raised in Brooklyn, NY he was sent to Grenada in the West Indies at 15 to get his life together and focus for the future. Already writing music at the age of 10, when he moved to Grenada he became a DJ/reggae selector at 16 and later on devoted his passion and energy into being an artist. In 2002 Dylan auditioned along with 40,000 others for the reality show on MTV titled “Making The Band” spearheaded by Hip Hop mogul P.Diddy. Dylan was chosen to be a part of the group called “Da Band” and was known as the rebel and Caribbean Hip Hop artist for the certified Platinum group.
The show was watched by over 50 million viewers and Dylan appeared on many publications. Vibe, XXL, Source, MTV awards,American Music Awards shows, The View, Soul Train, 106 and Park to name a few. The infamous comedian Dave Chappelle also went on to do a comedy skit on the group highlighting Dylan as 5 top rappers. After the group parted ways, Dylan toured the Caribbean and stayed in the studio without any days off. Year after year releasing various mixtapes, videos and performing in venues across the globe, Dylan is again ready to shake up the music industry with new music and projects. With a new partnership with the worlds largest Caribbean music distributor, VPAL music- the digital distribution arm of the worlds leading reggae label VP RECORDS, the time has come for the star to truly shine.
Dylan launches his new single, “Party Insomnia”, to a worldwide audience. The up tempo masterpiece was recorded, mixed, and mastered by Xpert Studios in his island hometown of Carriacou, Grenada; geared to keep party goers wide awake while whining their waistlines. Dylan’s album entitled “15 More Minutes” is slated to release this August.