Darrell Thompson


A Detroit native and a graduate of the University of Michigan, BA ’87 and JD ‘90, Darrell began his career as a transactional entertainment attorney in Los Angeles, CA which included working as the Director of Business and Legal Affairs at the legendary Motown Records under the tutelage of Mr. Jheryl Busby and “The Black Godfather”, Mr. Clarence Avant. Some current and former clients include Jay Z, The Black Eyed Peas, En Vouge, The Isley Brothers, Mary Mary, The Clark Sisters, Eric Bellinger, Andy Mineo, Layton Greene (the first R&B artist signed to legendary Atlanta Hip Hop Label QC), and a host of music producer/writer clients that have worked with artists including Michael Jackson, Beyonce, Rihanna, Usher, Bruno Mars, Chris Brown, Mary J. Blige and Christina Aguilera just to name a few. Mr. Thompson has handled deals for clients like Meagan Good, actor and singer Tyrese (“Fast & Furious” and “Transformers”) and reality TV Stars Ray J, Angie Stone, The Sheards, SWV, and Spice from Love and Hip Hop Atlanta. Darrell also is a profound personal manager where he handles the career of 16 year-old singer, actress, and social media influencer Sophia Grace, who shot to international fame from her appearances on the “Ellen” show. Her videos on YouTube have collectively garnered more than 500,000,000 million views. A man of many talents, Darrell most recently became the C.O.O. and a Co-Founder of tech start-up Push Through Innovation Corporation which is the developer of an exciting new music app “Deepr” launching in Q4 2019