He is 23, talented and hungry for success. Derrick OffeiAwuku, is a young budding Ghanaian musician, songwriter, rapper, guitarist and choreographer who goes by the stage name OFFEI.
Aside the tough music schedule, he is also a Medical laboratory Scientist, with a degree from the University of Ghana Legon.
He has been influenced by a lot of genres and thus, describes his style of music as an Afrofusion; a blend of Afrobeats, R&B, Reggae, Highlife, Hiplife, Soul andHip-Hop. He derives inspiration from artistes like Lauryn Hill (whom he loves for her flawless display of skill as both a rapper and a singer), Bob Marley, Chris Brown, Daddy Lumba and the late Terry Bonchaka.
Like most creative genuises, Offei channels his feeling into his music, to create timeless masterpieces that can tickle one’s soul. He dreams of a discography that never ages -one that triggers emotions and brings back memories. He desires that his music be the source of amusement and motivation for the world to ride on.