Donte began his musical career in 2005. Donte was once an inspiring artist, but learned that he wanted to be more involved with the business side of the industry, after hooking up with is long time friend Marvin aka Marv Dogg a California rapper that was signed to Tone Struck/ Warner Bro. Records. He begin honing is busy skill and got his first shot at the industry by serving as President for his brothers record label. In 2006 Donte relocated to Fayetteville North Carolina after meeting a couple of local artist he decide it was time to take what he learned and start his own company and from that moment Da Real Young Rich Entertainment was formed and as they say the rest is history.
"Nick does look the most like Pryor, but he's just too corny to pull it off right! I like Nick, seems like a good dude, comes from my hometown and all that, but Richard was an icon, and I don't know if I could get past Nick's corniness…"