About Us

Living Out Ur Dreams or L.O.U.D. MUZIK is not your ordinary Record Company!! We pride ourselves in being able to deliver timeless music, creative marketing, & the brightest stars of tomorrow. Being a full service entertainment firm requires the best experienced leaders who have garnered an established expertise to lead L.O.U.D. in innovative new ways which has allows us to become the premiere independent music brand in the country. 

"If it's not L.O.U.D. then you aren't listening"


Artist Management

Our artist management division caters to our in-house artists as well as outside clientele. Artists of note include Gospel artist Gary Mayes and Texas Rap Icon Z-Ro. 


L.O.U.D. Sports 

Our Sports Marketing agency focuses on top Texas professional athletes and establishing their brand and audience to build better opportunities for their careers. Our current clients include World/Olympic Track champion & medalist Mike Rodgers & Dallas Cowboys Offensive Lineman Maliek Collins


L.O.U.D. Printing

Our newly created and in house Printing & Design division caters to all digital print and art design needs including:

- Flyers

- Business Cards

- Brochures

- Magazines

- Door Hangers

- Tickets

- Comp cards

- Posters

- and many more


NEX Vodka

In the making for the last 12 months, our Spirits division will be introducing Nex Vodka to consumers in 2020. In partnership with Premier 360 Wine & Spirits Distribution, we indent for our premium line vodka to become a national and international favorite in the near future. 


L.O.U.D. Fest

Gaining support from world-wide brands such as Reverbnation & SonicBids, L.O.U.D. Fest in on track to coming the "Go-To" festival for independent artists around the US as major artist begin to take over the indie stages. Boasting over 100 live performances, 20 DJ's, 3 stages, food trucks, producer & artists sessions, mechanical bulls and hot tubs...L.O.U.D. Fest is shaping out to be one of Houston's biggest yearly attractions.


The Center Stage

The Center Stage is the premier and exclusive music showcase produced and curated by the internationally recognized independent entertainment label L.O.U.D. Muzik. Held at the historic Heights Vinyl, the largest seller of analog vintage equipment in the United States, this "Invite Only" showcase highlights the most talented independent music artists in the Houston,Tx area for a select crowd of entertainment industry tastemakers, record executives, A&Rs, publicist, program directors and other gatekeepers in the world of music. With an intimate setting and rustic stage surrounded by a classically organized backdrop of sound monitors, The Center Stage brings a whole new live and acoustic vibe never before scene in the industry and only features 3 artists representing all popular genres of music.


L.O.U.D. Publishing



Derrick Mckinney - Founder/CEO

Stacey "DJ Staso" Cotton - VP of A&R

David Kuti - President - Radio/Distribution

Brad Johnson - Marketing/Promotions Manager

O'lu "Blyss" Odunaiya - General Manager (A&R/Music Licensing/Content) | President - DVZN Muzik

MyoshiMona' - Creative Director (Brand/Imaging)

Hillis "DJ Hillo" Roberson - A&R | Official DJ - Khody Blake