A career spanning decades of music writing and production. A period in which Darryl accumulated an extensive library of music masters and television shows, featuring many big entertainers. Darryl Payne produced concerts are recognized around the globe. His catalogs are used by music companies and television networks. Darryl has produced several Number 1 Billboard songs. Also has production credits on over 3,000 releases, including five different artists on the Billboard charts at the same time.
Warner Brothers, Sony/BMG, EMI and Virgin have released music produced by Darryl, and he was awarded various Gold Records for productions involving many artists. Thirteen years ago he created the Legends Of Classic Soul featuring many iconic soul legends. The legends series features The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards, The Whispers, The Four Tops, The Dells, The Dramatics, The Manhattans, The Chi-lites and many more.