Navigating the the business side of the music industry can be a challenging task for any artist to take on alone. 

DNG is committed to finding new opportunities for our artists and are continually coming up with innovative ways to expose our artists works.

We promote our artists across live events, digital platforms, Film/TV and retail storefronts.

Official Hooligans (YRFH) Music Video 💡


With close to 10 years in experience in the California Cannabis Industry we have established working relationships with cultivators, manufacturers, distributors and retail storefronts through out the state.

If you are looking to enter the Cannabis market in California, starting with us will save you a lot of time, money and stress.

Official "Smoke What I Smoke" Video💡


Basketball has always been our first love. Our founder received a full ride scholarship to play basketball and has strong ties at all levels of the sport.

We find the hidden gems, the guys who put in the work for their schools during the season but may get over looked during the crowded AAU summers and get them exposure.

Ayden Ellis Next Up 💡

  • Damn Near Genius was created by Robert A. Ellis IV. His background in management and marketing, combined with his access to unsigned artists, songwriters and producers enabled him to set the table for DNG.

  • Aside from being a performer and songwriter, Robert consulted as a producer for Fishbowl World Wide Media. Where he wrote and produced game shows and scripted/unscripted long-form documentaries.

  • Robert has also played a role in the success of some of the biggest licensed cannabis companies in California. He initially formed DNG to raise awareness to the issues crippling the California Cannabis Industry in 2019.