Stephen Cheeks, also known as "Dewon" (Born March 22, 1992), is an American singer, songwriter, and producer. Born and raised in the small town of Ettrick, Virginia, Dewon began his journey in music at an early age. He started playing the drums at the age of four, and later went on to learn the piano at age eight. Growing up in the church, he displayed his many talents, not just through musical instruments, but with his voice as well. Dewon began recording his own music by the age of 12, from there on he knew what he was created to do. As he matured in age, and in his music as well, people started recognizing that this kid really has talent. It wasn't an easy journey. In 2009, Stephen was in a major car accident, many people would look at him and wonder how he's still alive. Dewon knows he's "here for a reason", music is his reason. With every song, every melody, everything he does is with passion. Dewon is an artist that believes in longevity, and his biggest goal with every song is to make it timeless. He breathes and bleeds music, and with his many gifts, passion, and hard work, his future is very bright. Evolving as an artist is important to him, relevant as he transposes from stage to film.