Roy Woods Profile, Age, Height, Family, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More
Roy Woods is a Canadian singer, rapper and songwriter. Woods is signed to OVO Sound, the record label co-founded by Canadian rapper and singer Drake, record producer Noah “40” Shebib and Oliver El-Khatib. Woods is also the founder of his own collective, Unlock The Underground.
Denzel Spencer was born April 18, 1996, in Brampton, Ontario, Canada. For over three years, Woods attended Turner Fenton High School and eventually made a decision to move to St. Augustine Secondary School during his final year. Before his music career took off, he was often recognized for his commitment and talent in the sport of football. The origin of his name “Roy” comes from a youth that lived in the same building as him from Brampton. Woods took a survey throughout his high school and “Roy Wood$” seemed to be the winning ticket.
On July 11, 2015, Drake premiered “Drama”, the first song from Woods’ EP, Exis. The song was also premiered on Apple’s Beats 1 radio during the first OVO Sound radio show. The track also features with the guest appearances from Woods’ label boss, Drake. On July 25, 2015, a second song titled “Get You Good” premiered on the second episode of the OVO Sound radio show.
On July 31, 2015, Roy released his debut EP Exis digitally through OVO Sound, of which was the record label co-founded by Canadian rapper and singer Drake. On October 9, 2015, Woods released his first music video for his song, “Jealousy”. It has since garnered over 9,000,000 views on YouTube.Woods performing in 2016.
On July 1, 2016, Wood’s first mixtape, Waking at Dawn, was released and promoted by Woods and other artists, including Drake and Wiz Khalifa through social media.