West Coast Rap
Dren born Adrian Benard Haggerty on April 24th, 1975, in Malvern, Arkansas is an American R&B/soul musician, singer and rapper. He also known by Guerilla Hollywood (A name given to him by Tila Tequila. He is mostly known for his work with Tila Tequila in starting the Los Angeles born activist group EGP (Elite Guerilla Posse - which was discussed on the Tyra Banks show during an appearance by Tila) and his collaborations with Devante Swing and Dalvin Degrate (both from the American R&B group Jodeci. Dren developed a following musically referencing his childhood growing and the pitfalls he encountered growing up in a poverty stricken community. He did not achieve major success in his home state of Arkansas because of the lack of exposure. He then relocated to California before he began to flourish as an artist when he got exposure to other mainstream artists. He also is known for his works and collaborations with Big Syke or "Mussolini" & Young Noble (from the late Tupac Shakur's rap group Thug Life and Outlaws.