Reality TV Star Dylan Dilinjah From 'Making The Band' Signs New Record Deal With Expat Records

Top Quote Dylan, star of Diddy's MTV reality show for three seasons, has announced his signing to Indie label, Expat Records. End Quote
  • New York, NY (1888PressRelease) June 03, 2011 - Dylan Dilinjah who beat over 40,000 hopefuls to become one of the final 6 members to be selected to form the group 'Daband' on MTV's hit TV show 'Making The Band' went on to achieve Platinum success and worldwide TV recognition. After the shows contractual end Dylan travelled on 2 successful United States tours, various shows in the Caribbean and released mixtapes that have been heard by tens of thousands of fans worldwide.

    The 'Making The Band' star has worked with various music labels following his reality TV experience, but has now chosen to work with Expat Records to release his first official solo album yet to be named, which is due for release later this year.

    Speaking of the deal, Dylan said "I'm excited to be working with Expat Records. I'm currently working on some great new material with some incredible producers and can't wait to get my music out there".

    Jeff Libby, President of Expat Records comments "Dylan Dilinjah is an entertainer, a performer and a musical artist in every sense of the word. He creates Caribbean Hip Hop, Reggae Dancehall and Pop blended together perfectly to create the signature DilinJah Sound. We are very pleased to be working with Dylan and are looking forward to a long and successful relationship".

    Dylan Dilinjah will be releasing a new solo album in the Autumn of 2011.

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    Born in Brooklyn, NY to West Indian parents, he was exposed to both Caribbean and American cultures. Dylan went to school in New York as well as in the Caribbean where he excelled, especially in writing, where he displayed a strong natural talent for composition and prose. After being a selector and reggae/hip hop DJ for quite some time, he decided to pursue his love for writing music. He found a local studio and recorded over 80 songs, sold demos and performed in showcases before deciding to take his talent to a greater audience.

    He auditioned for the MTV show "Making the Band", and out of 40,000 people, he was chosen as one of six to form the group Daband.

    The group later went on to achieve Platinum success and worldwide TV recognition. After the show's contractual end Dylan traveled on 2 successful United States tours, various shows in the Caribbean, and released mixtapes that have been very well received by music lovers worldwide.

    In August 2010 his latest mixtape "Let the Music Talk" was released with very little promotion and a modest Facebook following of only 2,000 friends and fans, and gained 10,000 eager listeners within one month who all expressed their desire for more from this popular and talented music maker.
    Now, in partnership with Expat Records, he is working on fresh material for his established fans and neophytes to embrace and open their minds to the new sound of Dylan Dilinjah

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