Deitrick Haddon (born May 17) is a Gospel singer, songwriter and producer. An extremely popular artist known for his contemporary style of music, he is well known for his progressive gospel styles. Haddon is a native of Detroit, Michigan. Haddon launched his solo career as a Christian R&B vocalist with the Lost & Found on Tyscot/Verity in 2002.
On December 1, 2006, Deitrick and Damita Haddon’s 85 South Gospel Street Show premiered on The Word Network. The show features notable gospel artists such as Men of Standard, Donnie McClurkin, Kierra Sheard, Natalie Wilson, and many other prominent gospel artists. In essence, Deitrick and Damita Haddon provide novice artists an opportunity to display their spiritual gifts. 85 South Gospel Street airs every Friday at 4:30 p.m. on The Word Network.
Haddon once inked a recording contract with major label Arista Records, not known for producing gospel artists. Haddon and his brother Gerald also produced the comeback album Brand New Day for veteran gospel vocalist Vanessa Bell Armstrong. Deitrick Haddon & Voices Of Unity’s Live The Life won Gospel Music Workshop of America Excellence Awards for “New Artist of the Year—Urban Contemporary” and “Album of the Year—Urban Contemporary”.
On September 2, 2008, Deitrick Haddon released another album called “Revealed”. This album has the well known single, “Love Him Like I Do” (featuring Mary Mary and Ruben Studdard) as one of its tracks. On July 27, 2010 Haddon made his film debut in a movie that he stars in that went directly to DVD called “Blessed and Cursed.”
On January 25, 2011 Deitrick Haddon released the much anticipated “Church On The Moon”, his fifth album with Verity Records. The album debuted at #1 on the Billboards Top Gospel charts and #65 on the Billboard 200. Main Source: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.