LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The411: I have a feeling that 2019 will be a good year for hip hop artist and Louisville native Dusty Leigh. From his community service during the holidays and his huge back to school concert & supply giveaway to signing on the dotted line with his record deal with Sony Music Global.

The deal also includes an independent label agreement with Smash House Music Group. This new deal not only makes him officially the first artist on the roster, but Leigh and his team now have the opportunity with Sony to bring on new talent.

Leigh says ““I’ve worked really hard as an independent artist for the past four years, and have reached a significant level of success on my own,” Leigh said. “This deal is an opportunity to take my career to the next level, and I’m grateful for the people who helped put this together.”

Leigh has not wasted any time. In November 2018, he released two songs just to give his fan base a teaser of what they can expect from his album in the first quarter of this year.

The good thing about all of this Leigh didn’t have to leave Louisville to master his music. He built a state of art production studio in the heart of the business district. I call Leigh the Ferris Bueller of hip hop because he’s all business with no days off to follow his dreams.

The two singles I referred to earlier is getting attention featuring another Louisville native BSimm. Leigh and Simm collaborated on the “Same Time” and “Money Bath.”

Leigh is now in the fast lane to success and representing the 502 in everything he’s doing. You may think he was an overnight success but he’s been working behind the scenes for several years. He’s even toured with hip hop artist Bubba Sparxx learning the business and working on his live stage performance by opening for Sparxx.

The411 will follow Dusty Leigh and will give you updates on his progress as Leigh soars to the next level in hip hop.

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