BET NAMES R&B SINGER/SONGWRITER/PRODUCER DIXSON NAMED ‘BET AMPLIFIED’ ARTIST FOR NOVEMBER 2022

11/03/22

R&B SINGER/SONGWRITER/PRODUCER DIXSON NAMED

‘BET AMPLIFIED’ ARTIST FOR NOVEMBER 2022

New York, NY November 03, 2022 – BET names R&B singer, songwriter and producer DIXSON as its BET Amplified artist for November 2022. BET Amplified is BET Music's stamp of approval on the next big thing in music. The R&B sensation has penned tracks with some of today’s hottest musicians including Chance the Rapper, Justin Bieber, Chika, YEBBA, Kirk Franklin, and Kim Burrel, in addition to co-writing with Beyoncé the Oscar-nominated song “Be Alive” from the “King Richard” original soundtrack. DIXSON also contributed as a writer on Beyoncé’s latest record-shattering album, RENAISSANCE, with credits on “Virgo’s Groove,” and “Pure/Honey.” The Atlanta native stretches his seasoned songwriting and producing chops even further on his latest musical endeavor. On September 16, 2022, DIXSON unleashed the sweet and sultry sounds of his third album “004Daisy” on the world, and it’s already leaving a mark on the R&B Community, working with collaborators Steve Lacy, Sevyn Streeter and Tinashe.

As a BET Amplified artist, DIXSON will receive BET Music’s support across multiple BET campaigns and platforms, including BET, BET Her, BET Jams, BET Soul, BET.com, BET Socials, and BET’s Official YouTube Page.

Previous BET Amplified artists include Babyface Ray, Blxst, Coi Leray, Doechii, GloRilla, Kalan.FrFr, Lehla Samia, Masego, Muni Long, Nardo Wick, Snoh Aalegra, Tems, Young Stunna, and many more!

ABOUT DIXSON:

A jack of all trades with collaborations including Chance The Rapper, Vic Mensa, Pharrell and more, singer, songwriter and producer Darius Scott musically known as DIXSON, has made a huge impact in entertainment making his mark across multiple genres. As a Roc Nation signee, the 11-instrument-playing talent, who for years has been recognized for his extraordinary work as a producer and vocal arranger behind the scenes, stepped to the forefront in 2021 with his first album as a solo artist. Inspired by his life events, he wrote and produced all his work, releasing singles such as “Summertime.Fine,” “Aura,” and “BIG BRAVE MAN,” a song dedicated to his late father.


Earlier in his career, the Atlanta, Georgia native garnered a social media presence singing some creative covers and stepped into the national spotlight in 2016 joining Pharrel Williams’ team on NBC’s The Voice and earned an impressive spot in the Top 20. During his time on The Voice, he arranged all of his songs and built a strong relationship with Williams, who also shares the same passion for producing. After exiting the show, DIXSON went on to produce and write for artists such as Chance the Rapper, Justin Bieber, Chika, YEBBA, BOSCO, Kirk Franklin, Kim Burrell, Peter CottonTale and the Cannes Lion award-winning campaign, ONWARD. Along with producing almost half of Chance The Rapper’s The Big Day project, DIXSON recently worked with Justin Bieber on the acoustic version of the hit track “Holy.” With a real ear for music, an eye for creatives, and a voice like no other, DIXSON is an artist that will be around for years to come.

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MEDIA CONTACTS:
For BET
Luis Defrank
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Chloe Duverge
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Johnny Cooper
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For DIXSON
Yvette Noel-Schure
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Edwin Banacia
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