Dante Bacote, professionally known as “Dante” is a multi faceted recording artist and all around entertainer. His ability and many accolades as a rapper, producer, singer, writer, actor, and model, make him a remarkably strong contender in the music industry. Born in San Diego, CA, raised in Connecticut is Dante is one of the hottest rising musical artists. Dante recently Starred in a Warner Bros. & Marvel film titled “The Prodigies” which included his own original music in the soundtrack; casted by the same person who contributed to “American Gangster” & "Incredible Hulk", the outstanding ‘Avy Kaufman’. The film was released globally in March 2011.
“You have great acting ability and camera presence, and you will be a Star very soon.” says Frank Vincent of the HBO series “The Sopranos” after he saw Dante play a role in their Series Finale.
In his career, Dante has had the opportunity to work with Pharaoh Monch, during the filming of his music video “Push” where he was casted for multiple roles and most notably his contribution to the dramatic ending of the video music where he portrayed the image of hope for the song. Dante also was casted for a role on the iconic ABC series “One Life to Live”. He is also a spokes model for an international fashion ad-campaign, representing www.Rizumuplanet.com, which reaches the U.S., Japan, & the U.K.
His fan base known as the "Immortals" continues to grow daily, due to his honest character, hard work, and outgoing persona, and immaculate music. While promoting unity in the industry, his character along with great talent will take him to the top of any and all industries he applies himself to. Dante has been featured in several magazines for his musical, modeling and acting talent and has performed at all major CT colleges and cities in CT including the world famous “Toad’s Place” in New Haven, CT, MD, Paris, France, Luxembourg, NYC, and FL. During his shows he brings amazing energy and allows for his fans to become part of the song while he plays. Dante is simultaneously capitalizing on being the front runner for all forms of entertainment, by constantly producing for other artists, furthering his solo career as an artist & actor, while still obtaining a degree in (Business/Communication) to support every aspect of his career.
“Dante is a determined and focused individual. He is very responsible and dependable. His work comes out an outstanding result. I would recommend him any time, to any people that have his interest best at heart! He is on his way to superstar on the FAST road, skipping the lights.” -TNV ENT, CEO/Pres, TNV Entertainment-
Currently Dante has a debut single titled “Hello” featuring platinum Recording Artist Nicole Wray scheduled for release in Spring of 2013.