The GetBack’s DAVEED DIGGS’ Latest Video
Posted on February 1, 2010
Remember that kid everyone wanted to be in high school? The one who ran really fast and made all the other kids on the track swoon? The one who took time away from athletics to be in the school play? And then did poetry at the local independent theater? He wore pajama pants to class and set off a small fashion trend in and around your forward thinking friends.
Well, that kid for me was Daveed Diggs, and he’s still at it. The decade since Berkeley High Yellow Jacket days has treated Diggs well, and in addition to being a stellar educator and acting as a lead in a new production opening in a few weeks, he’s also got a blossoming rap career. He’s still a beast on the track and an anchor of The GetBack, a Bay Area based musical phalanx, Daveed has just debuted his first solo music video, as directed by emerging filmmaker Daniel Truog.
Check for it here.