Damon AKA “Boogie” Dash, got into DJ’ing in New York at the young age of 16 as his Dad Damon Dash advised him it was “AMAZING money”. His mother Linda was also a DJ when she was young as well. DJ Clark Kent got him started by giving him all his music and showed Boogie what to buy in terms of music equipment.
Soon after, Boogie Dash was DJ’Ing at ‘Naked Ping Pong’ which is now called Spin New York/ Cali/ etc. He slowly establishing himself in 2007, Boogie then decided to create his own night at Plum every Saturday. Which then led him to his own night in 2010 at Down Town Ciprianis every Wednesday.
Eventually after playing at all the top clubs in New York, Plum, Juliet, Greenhouse, Butter and many other in NYC. He was featured on Fox5 News. Soon after, DJ Wordy the DMC champ 3 years in a row in China, taught Boogie how to scratch vinyl.
The end of Boogie’s high school career he decided to go a different route all together. He and his business partner Luke Pascal went into the cookie business. Their Cookie Company is called Chipz Cookies. Their first big deal, they were picked up by Fairway Markets throughout NYC. They are now in many stores in New York.
Since 2015, Boogie has been staring in a Hip Hop reality show on WeTV. “Growing Up Hip Hop” He became one of the breakout stars because of his story line with him, his father and mother. The show just got picked up for a 5th season & they will begin shooting May 2019.
One of his biggest accomplishments in 2015 was when Boogie started mentoring young children. He goes around from school to school all over the New York area telling the children to believe in their dreams, because one day they can and will come true. He started giving back to the youth and did this out of the kindness of his heart. Lately he has been teaching the children how to create music.
Boogie is also and AMAZING music producer and came out with is first video hit in 2016, “Diamonds And Gold”. He went to Amsterdam in the Netherlands to shoot it. The video dropped in February 2016. The song features his father Damon Dash and Joshua Gunn AKA J. Gunner. You can download this hit on SoundCloud Boogie Dash. You can also see the video on YouTube at Diamonds & Gold- Boogie Dash ft. Dame Dash & Joshua Gunn.