Curtis Byrd is no stranger to drums and percussion, having picked up his first drumsticks at the age of two. He has since devoted his career to playing, teaching, and performing around the world.
He has made a career with his craft, traveling internationally with various Hip Hop/Blues/Pop Artists, and performed overseas supporting our troops on the USO Tour. Curtis performs regularly with the world renowned Agape International Spiritual Center House Band as a Drummer and Percussionist.
Curtis has appeared in multiple national print and television campaigns for Guitar Center, and was a drummer in Doja Cat’s “Vegas” music video. His other music video credits include Baby Bash, Frankie J, and MC Magic.
He has held television roles on Issa Rae’s Insecure on HBO and Amazon Prime’s leading TV series, Bosch. He is also the official drummer for Pound Fitness – an internationally acclaimed drum based fitness movement.
Talented drummer Curtis Byrd shines on stage – his electric energy is felt in crowds large and small. Byrd has performed with notable artists such as Doja Cat, Van Morrison, Stevie Wonder, Baby Bash, Aaron Nigel Smith, MC Magic, Frankie J, Ricky Byars, Goapele, and Xian Sounds.
Curtis rocks his stand-up drums and percussion kit alongside famed DJs including DJ E-Man, The EC Twins, DJ Scotty Boy, and DJ Johnny Knight, spinning various styles at clubs, private parties, special events, and corporate functions.
He currently holds product endorsements with Remo, Doc Sweeney Drums, ProMark Drumsticks, Roland, Audix Microphones and Ultimate Ears.