Born and raised in Saint Louis MO Dhati has spent many years honing his talents. He is called a 'Master Drummer' by many but is much to modest to except that title. Born May 1955 as the youngest twin he has loved music since he was able to crawl. D.M. has played with many artist which include but or not limited to: James "Iron head" Matthews Mor Thiam Ciossan Craig Depass Rodney Burrage Nana C. K. Ganyo Yao Tamaklo Hassan Ingram Carlos Rosario Warrior poets K. Curtis Lyles David Neilson of "The Last Poets" Infared Rockers Weedie Brehma.