Idongesit Imeh Essien (born June 21, 1986), also known by his stage name DonQ, is a Nigerian rapper and entertainer currently associated with OHDAMN Ent. Growing up DonQ was exposed to songs by legends such as and similar to Fela, King Sunny Ade and Bob Marley. Later he grew to like and be inspired by acts such as JJC & 419 Squad, Trybesmen, Chiido, Da Grin, 9ice, etc. DonQ has recently associated himself with the indie label OHDAMN Ent. with hopes of honing a sound of his own and furthering his career in the music and entertainment industry.