LaDerrick "TheChemist" Perry
(Musician / Producer)
LaDerrick "TheChemist" Perry Jr is a New Jersey native born with the gift of music. LaDerrick got his start playing Drums in church at the tender age of 4 years old and from there he was able to cultivate his gift and expand to other instruments like Piano, Organ, Bass & Guitar all before the age of 15. He attended Berklee College of Music in Boston,MA with his Major being Music Production & Engineering and while there he launched out and started his first company Chemistri Productions,LLC and formed the Production Team "TheChemistri".
His team would go on and later land a music production deal with Siri Music Group(Sony)/Orchard & work with many artist in the industry such as Rick Ross, H.E.R., Kristinia DeBarge, Miesa, Charlie Vox, Pia Toscano, Shaun Saunders, Marc Britt & Many more.
While having a full career as a music producer LaDerrick was a full time Touring Musician & Musical Director working such acts as Alicia Keys, Tyga, Doja Cat, Pusha T, Future, The Weeknd, Tinashe, The Roots, Cardi B, A-Boogie With tha Hoodie, Algee Smith, Teedra Moses, 112, Eric Roberson, George Tandy, Lion Babe, Rotimi, Jacquees, India Shawn, Ginette Claudette, Olivia, Donnie MCclurkin, Marvin Sapp, Tye Tribbett, Vashawn Mitchell, Kierra Sheard, JJ Harriston & Youthful Praise, Kim Burrell and many many more.
He also has performed on a bunch of Televised Performances such as:
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE(Future & The Weeknd)
THE JIMMY FALLON SHOW(Tinashe)
LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MYERS(Doja Cat & Tyga)
THE DAILY SHOW with TREVOR NOAH(Pusha-T)
BOBBY JONES GOSPEL SHOW(Bobby Perry & RAIN)
VH1 SOUL SESSIONS(Antonique Smith)
LaDerrick launched out again to start a second company LaDerrick NOW Enterprises,LLC an entertainment company which where he continues to play & tour through with such acts as Deborah Cox(where he serves as her Musical Director) and Ms.Lauryn Hill.. The sky is the limit for what LaDerrick see's for his future and he believes he's just getting started..