William "MC Scotty" Scott, M.B.A - VP of Artist Management (Atlanta, Ga)
William David Scott was born in Talladega Alabama under the talent zodiac sign of Leo. Given the name “David”, named after King David in the Bible from the book of Psalms, by his aunt Katherine Inez Sawyer a noted gospel musician, she knew that he would be blessed in the artistry of music. David, as called in his early age, began to sing in the choir at the tender age of 5 and was playing for the youth choir at the age of eleven. Upon entering high school David received formal piano lessons at Talladega College under the direction of Dr. William Garcia, and Dr. Roselyn Briethway later to become the musician for the Patterson Gospel Singers. Relocating to Atlanta GA in 1985 would began David’s embark on a thirty year career in the music industry that would take him to many corners of the world, allowing him to play for numerous groups, church choirs, concert choirs, college choirs, community choirs, military choirs, and soloist. Coupling his love of gospel music with that of R&B, Jazz, Blues, and Hip-Hop “Scotty” as called in his later days would embark on Disc Jockey and MC around the country and enjoy the opportunity to share the stage with some of the best talent in the music industry. Scotty would later be nominated for the NAACP Roy Wilkins Meritorious Service Award for community involvement and receive the President Service Award.
In 1995 Scotty headed to London England as the Navy Exchange Officer for the United States Navy. Scotty also took a collateral assignment to assist the Deputy Public Affairs Officer at the American Embassy. This allowed him to host many events dealing with the community elites, from government and state officials, celebrities, to music and film icons. One encounter specifically jump started Scotty’s career in a different direction when introduced to Laura Easley (Super Duper Promotions) at MCA Universal Records in London by music producer Teddy Riley at London’s hot celebrity venue “The Hand Over Grand Nightclub” where Scotty was hosting an event. The following years in London would be highlighted by attending and hosting events, such as; The MOBO (Music of Black Origin) Awards, The COFA (Celebration of Female Artist) Awards, MTV Europe Awards, Top Of the Pops Awards, Models and Super Models Showcase at Planet Hollywood, Bad Ass Ball at Café’ DeParis, New York Finest Dance Tour and appeared on BBC (British Broadcasting Network) The A Force. Hosting events with artist from the United States and Great Britain to include: Teddy Riley and Black Street, Jodeci, Missy Elliot, Mary J. Blige, Joe, Genuine, Total, The Brat, Foxy Brown, Destiny Child, Usher, Spice Girls, Mark Morrison, Damage, Shola Ama, Sting, Boosy Collins, Rudy Ray More, Antonio Fargas, George Michael, Pat Arnold, Sybil, Denise Williams, En Vogue, Erykah Badu, Beenie Man and Busta Rhymes. Named Americas smoothest personality in London by Street Cred Magazine, Scott was given a nice farewell party in 1998 by owner Miranda and Editor Mark DeWayne at one of London’s hottest venues. The next three years while living in Italy and France, MC Scotty aka DJ Bachelor would DJ/MC at many venues throughout Europe and France.
Returning back to the United States in 2000 MC Scotty continued to make moves. Founder of Shades of Colour’ Entertainment and WDS Music MC Scotty continued to work with many artist and musicians. Relocating back to Atlanta GA in 2005, after living in Washington DC, Virginia Beach, and South Carolina MC Scotty hosted events from New York City to Miami MC Scotty continued to share the stage with hot talent, like; Fantasia, Khandi, Kee Kee Wyatt, Trina, Faith Evans, Lil Kim, Dondria, Chico DeBarge, Sammie, Jay Holiday, Jay Cole & Wale, Ne Ne Leaks, Lisa Hartwell, Monica, Meka Means, Tearra Marie, Melisa Morgan, Melba Moore, Miki Howard and Amarie. MC Scotty recently received “Club MC of the Year 2010”, at the Blatino Awards, in Atlanta GA. MC Scotty resides in Atlanta where he continues to be active in the entertainment industry and is affiliated with several prestigious organizations. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management (BSM) a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) with a specialization in Operations Management and International Business. He is also an associate member of The Recording Academy and Grammy 365 Atlanta Chapter. MC Scotty has teamed up with Dreamer Management and serves as VP of Talent Management (Atlanta, Ga)