Darron Edwards Jr. is a Kansas City, Missouri native producer best known for his production for St. Louis artist pinkcaravan! 

In 2017, Namesake. produced pinkcaravan!'s "a very sad happy birthday" EP, released his debut single "Vroom Vroom" and opened (DJ set) on Xavier Omar's Pink Lightning Tour

In 2018, Namesake. was featured on Netflix’s ‘Dear White People’ soundtrack, placed beats with major label artists Michael Christmas (Fool’s Gold) & nobigdyl. (Capital CMG), and had his two songs streamed over 1 million times on Spotify.

The moniker "Namesake." is an ode to his father, Darron Sr., and staying true to his own sound.

His biggest influences are Timbaland, Kanye West, Flume, Lido, Monte Booker & Zaytoven. 

Namesake. & pinkcaravan!

Namesake. & pinkcaravan!