Music Birthday: D.M.C

🔊🥳 Today, May 31, 1964, DMC was born Darryl Matthews McDaniels in Harlem, New York City, NY. On May 23, 2019, Run-D.M.C earned a few certifications from the Recording Industry Association of America: ‘It’s Tricky’ 2x platinum, and ‘Walk This Way’ 1x. Rick Rubin & Russell Simmons produced ’Walk This Way,’ a cover of Aerosmith’s 1975 song of the same name, and it peaked at no. 4 on the Hot 100. Run-D.M.C’s version is on their third studio album “Raising Hell”— an RIAA 3x platinum-seller.

Published by Taylor Valery

Through the lense of A&R and music writer Taylor Valery, HomageCollage celebrates some of music's best creators and creations.

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