The self-taught mechanic grew up in Cleveland and Detroit with family blood lines that gifted him with his stellar vocal stylings. Having grown up with his father (Daniel Koker Sr.) excelling as a musician, singer and composer it is no wonder that the talented vocalist followed in the same footsteps. Over the years his father worked alongside such legendary greats as the Foggy River Boys, The Cathedral Quartet, Oakridge Boys, CL Franklin, Mahalia Jackson and more. With such an inspirational role model at the helm of his education into the music industry, Koker was a natural- performing before audiences on-stage at Carnegie Hall from the tender age of 11.
As the owner of Count’s Kustoms, Danny Koker is the creative force behind each project leaving his Las Vegas-based hotrod and chopper shop. Heading into season four of his hit TV series “Counting Cars” on HISTORY, Koker splits his pastimes between his love of all things automotive and his passion for music.