“Altruist Light,” so aptly describes the Dallas, Texas native known as “Deon Q.” A singer, songwriter and entertainer, she unselfishly delivers captivating performances with a glowing smile and stage presence that not only lights up a room, but hearts as well. Whether performing the sultry sounds of a Jazz standard or as an up and coming stage actress, Deon Q inspires, captivates and leaves audiences with a smile and wanting more.
Deon Q has a refreshing sound with a classic twist, sultry vocals and a musical style inspired by the early Jazz legends. She grew up listening to all genres of music. Like many accomplished artists, she cultivated her silky smooth vocals in a gospel choir. In a word, she is unique. She has the ability to either deliver a song with a smooth, rich delicacy, or effortlessly ascend into a commanding soulful explosion of emotion. Among her many accomplishments, she has had the privilege of performing at the Bishop Arts and Margo Jones Theatres, and the Grand Prairie Uptown Theatre. A testimony to her mulit-dimensional talent, she was cast as Lorell Robinson and Deena Jones for two productions of Dreamgirls, delivering captivating performances in both roles.
Deon Q has performs at private parties, weddings, and upscale restaurants, as well as legendary Dallas music venues Sandaga 813, The Balcony Club, Buttons Jazz and abroad on the Royal Caribbean cruise ship that featured a Jazz and R & B line-up that included Grammy-nominated duo, Yarbrough and Peoples, the iconic Martha Burks and powerhouse singer/actress Liz Mikel, just to name a few. She followed Grammy-winning artist Fantasia on the Chevy Main Stage of The Texas State Fair. She had the honor of being interviewed by CNN (view article) in an article paying tribute to the late Whitney Houston. The article featured her performance of “I Will Always Love You”.
Deon Q’s passion for performing is contagious. Every so often an artist comes along that has the potential and ability to inspire, and successfully impact a widely diverse audience of different nationalities, cultures and generations. And so we introduce to you, Singer/ Songwriter & Entertainer Deon Q. The collective talent of her is nothing short of magical.
Deon Q’s much anticipated single release “It’s a Good Day” was released August 2016. This catchy melodic ballad transports you to the days of no worries and no cares. It will instantly have you singing along with the same confidence she exudes in her music. You can also enjoy the second single released May 2017 "Spring." This light symphonic song makes you drift off into a calmer, pleasant place, again giving us the diversity that she is capable of delivering.