The DS3 Entertainment GROUP

The DS3 Entertainment Group is a collaborative international network approaching entertainment, media and music in an innovative way while assisting entertainment related businesses, independent labels, artists, producers, songwriters, musicians and bands striving to attain success worldwide. Co-founded by Celebrity Event Planner & Legal Consultant PJ Douglas Sands and Grammy nominated Producer/Songwriter Donnie "DScantz" Scantlebury.

A premiere music agency DS3 Entertainment offers Legal Services, Bookings, Branding Enhancement, Contract Review, Copyright Processing, Brand Consulting, Artist Development, Distribution, Music Servicing, Viral Marketing, Social Media Management, Event and Conference Services,  Artist and Label Management, Sponsorship and Touring Connections, Production, Public Relations and Publishing Assistance. View our Flyer here.

The DS3 Entertainment Group maintains relationships with top international music industry tastemakers like State of Emergency, Bryan Michael Cox, SESAC,, DigiWaxx Media and Hood Hard DJ’s to name a few, and protect the interests of our clients which is KEY!

We are also members of the National Association of Recording Industry Professionals (NARIP).

Put simply, "The DS3 Entertainment Group is MORE than music - we ARE entertainment!"


our co-founder

Darnely “Donnie Scantz” Scantlebury III is Vice President of  Bahamas’ DS3 Entertainment. 

Donnie Scantz graduated from the High School for Performing and Visual Arts (HSPVA) in Houston, Texas and completed his education at Howard University. Donnie is a music producer, musician and songwriter. He is also the founder of State of Emergency, a music and extreme lifestyle allegiance dedicated to producing R&B, Pop, Hip-Hop and Rock. He is a two time Grammy Nominee and has worked with artists such as Aaliyah, Toni Braxton, Usher, Ludacris, Miguel, Young Lloyd, LaRon and Chris Brown. In 2003, Scantz won the Dove Award for his work with Out of Eden's This Is Your Life. In 2004, he received two Grammy Nominations for Usher's Confessions for his work on "Yeah!"


our counsel

E. Verona Douglas Sands is  an Attorney and Barrister at Law born in the Parish of Manchester, Jamaica.

She obtained degrees from Prairie View A&M University and The University of Miami before attaining her LLB from The University of London. prior to being admitted to Britain’s Lincoln’s Inn and called to both the British Bar and the Bar of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.

our co-founder

PJ Douglas Sands is the President of DS3 Entertainment. She attended Houston’s Mayde Creek High School before graduating from  Barnard College,  Columbia University.

Presently pursuing a Degree in Law with the University of London, the scope of her professional expertise includes event planning, entertainment and company law, new media consulting and business management. President of our parent company The DS3 Group LLC, PJ is a classically trained musician who plays 4 instruments (clarinet, auxiliary percussion, saxophone and piano), and is an accomplished Singer, Songwriter, Producer and Composer.


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