Derrick Jones is a musician, songwriter, and composer. He started playing the drums at the age of 3. Derrick’s musical background is rooted in the church, as he is a PK (Pastor Kid). His love for music and development into a sought after drummer is rooted and grounded in the Church.
Derrick has accompanied such artist as R&B Saxophonist Michael Rollins and , Paul Lowe Jr., as well as Gospel recording artist Chris Bender, Jonathan Pearson, AJ Spence, Darryl Davis and Claudius Cooper.
He is also a producer and entrepreneur having recently started his own clothing line entitled “ Music Life Branded by D.S.J”.
Derrick has been traveling with the Harlem Gospel Choir since 2013 both nationally and internationally.
Currently Derrick is the Music Director for his local church Judah Multicultural Church and The King’s Cathedral both located in Providence, RI. He is also currently working on new original material and looking forward to what the future has in store.