Springfield, OH hip hop artist D. Knight was born on August 2nd, 1997. Knight first showed interest in writing raps at the age of 6 years old. However, he didn't start recording songs until his freshman year while attending Springfield High School. He cites artists such as Jay Z, Big Sean, Lil Wayne, J. Cole, Kendrick Lamar & Drake to be his biggest musical influences. Knight's music can be best described as introspective and inspirational.