Justin Christopher Derrico was born May 26, 1982 in Long Island, New York. He then moved to Charlottesville, Virginia with his family when he was 6 years old. When Justin was 15 he found a strong pasion for the guitar after hearing Voodoo Child by Jimi Hendrix. He took off and excelled faster than the normal human being...almost as if he was a machine.
Justin moved to Los Angeles in 2004 and went to Musicians Institute of Technology in Hollywood. While attending MI, he auditioned for The Calling and after a call back or two, he landed the gig. After touring with The Calling, Justin played with artists such as VV Brown, Robin Thicke, and Lil Wayne. While on tour with Robin Thicke Justin got a call to audition for Grammy award winning artist, Pink. He took the gig and has toured with Pink as her lead guitar player for the past 6 years. In addition to playing lead guitar for rock band Lexington Queen, Justin's also credited for playing with, Tina Turner, The Pussycat Dolls, and Beyonce. In 2011 Justin became part of the house band for NBC's hit US TV show The Voice. Now Justin Derrico has unleashed a beast of his own. His debut album, Boldly Going Nowhere which is available to download now at Jam Track Central, alongside official backings and performcances of some of the main album tracks. Keep an eye out for plenty of content coming from this beast of a player!