Derrick Logan (born on 24 August 1995 in Accra, Ghana) is a Ghanaian Afrobeat, Afropop Singer, Writer. The modern era of music has given way to enigmas and artists of all shapes and forms who break the norm of what has come to expect as far as what an artist truly is. Derrick Logan is one artist that epitomizes the essence of the modern era. A multi-talented vocalist and writer born and raised in Accra. Derrick Logan is making music that is thoughtful, conscious, and driven by a desire to motivate, inspire, comfort, and spread love and joy to all those that hear it.
Career & Life Style
Born Derrick Nii Aryee Quaye, He initially Started doing music at the age of 10 with my older brother. It was during this period that Derrick Logan's creativity and undeniable talent began to shine through ABRSM. He eventually developed a style of songwriting that is transparent, daring and full of hope and reflective of the experiences and culture that Derrick Logan represents, turning his pain into purpose and lessons into studio sessions. And this led to writing music for a few major artist and became the platform that Derrick needed to kick start his career.
Derrick Logan has had a vast array of musical influences however he accredits the pivotal influence in his music to greats such as Ayrar Star, Fouad Burke, Dblack, Shatta Wale. This all culminates in Derrick Logan producing a musical experience that is enjoyable, easy-going, and fun but still seeks to provoke thought and Derrick Logan uses his music as a vehicle to express his perspectives and tell stories. Ever Since his Childhood Derrick Logan always wanted to use music to start a dialogue that would cut across all demographics to express his ideas in the most impactful way.
Derrick Logan has a catalog with artists such as Willy, Sparrlinzy and several mixtapes. Derrick will also be releasing music to showcase his lyricism in a uniquely constructed piece of musical artistry. His music will exhibit not only his versatility and vocal prowess but will surely cement his style as a witty, and confident rapper as well as pave the way for the varied expressions of his musical ideas and artistic craft as well as his authentic lyricism and diversity. This is the music that will push the boundaries of our perception as well as inspire and drive us to introspective conversations. It’s the music that may not change the world but can change the people in the world.