BenjiDaRula is Blowing Up
Michael Benji Darula Smalls, better known by his stage name “BenjiDaRula” is blowing up fast. BenjoDaRula was born on July 9th, 1986, in Columbia, South Carolina. As a youth, Benji participated in many performing arts programs and performances. From a young age it was certain that Benji was talented and has a strong passing for music and creativity. Benji was student body president, an honors string / electric bass player. He was involved in drama and acting; and school community pageants. It was clear from a young age that Benji would be a star. He continued to evolve as a musical artist throughout college. During his sophomore year of highschool, Benji moved to Jamaica Queens, New York and became better acquainted with his fathers side of the family. Out of two hundreds students, Benji was one of them selected to graduate from Frank Sinatra School Of The Arts first graduating class. The prestigious school for creative students is based in Long Island City Queens, New York and thriving strong today. He attended and participated in Drama/Theatre & the Instrumental Music programs. Upon finishing high school, Benji went to Benedict College & majored in mass Communications / Broadcasting.