Duanne Nugent aka DEBO DAMAGIO was born to Hyacinth Nugent and Hilburn Nugent who came to the united states from Jamaica for a better life. Already having five children it was tough to later be expecting twin boys Duanne and Wayne Nugent, born in Brooklyn’s Kings County Hospital. Raised in East New York just hearing the name it may sound familiar to some a great place to learn values to others a terrible place. A place where drugs and crime, prostitution, extortion, murder etc.
The list goes on but from the concrete a rose can grow. Damagio was destined for stardom in a big city like New York the expectations were limitless. Having his father die at only nine years old made it much more difficult his mother had to obtain two jobs. At the time being babies of the family sometimes it seemed his brothers and sisters resented him because of being born in America.
He hustled then began carrying weapons to protect him sooner than later he was incarcerated for carrying then later more charges erupted. In his life he traveled thru the prison system never finished school graduated in Rikers Island. What was learned from spending time in New York State Correctional facility. Was how he was becoming a hardened. He was in need of change mental physical and spiritual change.
Life for him was different while going back n forth to prison Damagio joined a local rap group by age 23 called the Supa Group Us a nine member team. His group went on to have great community success selling over 10,000 units, Creating buzz worthy exposure which included video coverage regionally. Interviews in several media magazines, the Source, XX Undergrounds. Radio compared the group to Wutang Clan.
"The next best thing coming out of East New York Brooklyn".
His twin pleaded with him to stay out of trouble to be eligible for parole, time passed while reading a hip-hop magazine in a jail cell dorm he sees his twin bro in an article being interviewed For producing 50cent single 21questions he shocked and surprised his bro made it happen hoping he could get another crack at. He took at chance being immortal being released was now a necessity. After being placed on parole doing two to six for possession with intent begins to repair his life doing what he needed to do getting ideas. Later on he found love with a supermodel who was a humanitarian for Sudan in Africa refugee in London her name is Alek Wek.
He never knew who she was just knew she was a fan of his music they dated for two years in that time she showed him the world Italy, Spain, and London he finally realized what life is suppose to be like. Cultures just grew on him deciding to incorporate alternative rock with rap helping to create the new genre Rock Rap forming TOMAHAWKZ the band he was inspired to make his type of music with no outlet. His closest producer and friend Timmy Hendrix helped create most of the hits Supa Group Us. Timmy later on introduced Damagio to his longtime idol Bizzy B, of the Original Bad Boys he couldn’t believe the person he was a fan of is now his fan after getting to know each other from talking and hanging out Bizzy asks Damagio to sign to his label an pursue his dream with M.O.R. Music together they formed a bond that will have your radio rocking and feet tapping. Releasing their first single, after getting tremendous response to the new releas
“IM THINKING” produced by Timmy Hendrix
This dream will become a reality.
Look out world a star is born they should of never let him out the cage with a lust to educate the youth and adults who are misguided to corruption and destruction DAMAGIO n da TOMAHAWKZ exist with the help of M.O.R. Music