Derick “D-Cross” Cross (Beatboxer) is a Brooklyn-based visual and vocal hip hop artist. D-Cross has performed at venues nationally and internationally, including Madison Square Garden and the Lincoln Center. He has been featured on MTV, The Electric Company TV series, Nickelodeon, TV Land, and BET’s 106’s and Park. His talents have also appeared on the award-winning Alfac “Pigeon Rap” ad and 7-Up’s “10” campaign.

D-Cross was the featured artist on Season 3 of HBO’s Def Poetry Jam and was the 2002-2003 Spoken Word Grand Champion. D-Cross has also served as an Arts Educator for over two decades. He obtained a Bachelor’s in Fine Art and regularly produces paintings and sculptures.

Derick is on Next Level Team Azerbaijan.