They say “The apple doesn’t fall to far from the tree” and with a background of family musicians, it didn’t take long for Martinez to realize he had a passion for music. He grew up watching his dad play bass and sing for a band he and his brother formed in the early 90’s. Martinez always wanted to attend band rehearsals because he understood he was to young to attend events. His dad noticed his ambition and the love he had for piano, and bought him his first keyboard at the age of 6. Since then DMoney Martinez has not stopped perfecting his craft. Born in Boston, Massachusetts; Derrick Martinez, better known as DMoney Martinez, is the embodiment of the East Coast. His East Coast swag is noticeable yet clear in interpretation. Martinez’ is a young Hip Hop artist with a grind and the drive like no other entertainer. Being so young, his professionalism and his consistency of working in the studio have not only influenced the young but also artist already in the music industry. He says, “Perfekt & Chance and SupastarLT has taught me so much about being on top of my game that I refuse to fail”.