Andrew Parks known professionally as Dru Jefe, is an American singer from San Diego, California. The son of a struggling single mother and the eldest of six siblings, Dru Jefe listened to melodies and words at a young age to uplift and inspire him through rough times. His father passed at a young age. With no father figure around, he deciphered wisdom through music and was eager to learn from the greats.
At age 8, he was the lead singer in his church choir. His connection with music was not clear to him then, but as he grew older, he always found himself chiming into projects that involved music. As a teenager, he managed his younger brother and cousin’s music career and helped pushed them to succeed. Under pressure to financially succeed for his family, Andrew Parks was incarcerated. While in prison, he began to network with inmates who also had a passion for music. Soon, his peers discovered that he could sing. His friend would often write music while Parks sang the vocals.
Once he served his time, Dru Jefe had a new sense of purpose and direction. He realized life was short, knew what he wanted to do music , and began his journey to follow his dreams.
In 2017, Dru Jefe and his colleague Nino Califonya created the Rap and R&B singles “Right Now”, “Petty”, “We Know”, and “Be Still”.
He has performed at venues in Atlanta, Las Vegas, and San Diego. The Linq and Lacey's strip club (Las Vegas), The Observatory North Park, The Merrows, AD Nightclub, f6ix Nightclub, Soma(San Diego) to name a few.
In 2018 he has performed at a fashion runway show in Los Angeles at the civic center. Vybez nightclub in San Diego , and just recently did a video release at fluxx night club for his buzzing single “Work ft kace , Adonis DaHottest (produced by ChosenOnTheBeat) . Bassment Nightclub, Pacers showgirls strip club as well as many others .
He has also become a partner with a clothing line called loud thoughts which is focused on using better judgement within thinking . Drujefe’s biggest release has been the single “On Mommas” which has taken off in route to over 250k streams on just Soundcloud alone is 3 months time , the song was also picked up by 3 radio station the first being a local station Jamn95.7 by the legendary Djjam (Snoop Dogs Dj) and then also nationally by Shade45 & Hot97 by Djdrewski, he is now set to release the highly anticipated “On Mommas” video sometime this month.
Dru Jefe has a growing 26.9K followers on Instagram. His instagram handle is drujefe_.
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