After being betrayed by some artists De Grandmaster manages, he nearly quit music entirely and ventured into a different career.
One of Swedru’s finest music producers, De Grandmaster has revealed that after a lot of investments made in some artists he used to manage, they absconded and betrayed him almost leaving him without a penny.
According to the versatile musician, he was on the verge of collapse after his own artistes he discovered, fed and spent a lot of time training left his outfit without any proper explanation. He added that had it not been his current crop of management team, he would have quit his greatest passion, music.
Speaking on ATL FM’s Entertainment Review and Chart show, Entertainment Zone, and monitored by obcommunication.com, the highly-rated music producer and musician, who is known in private circles as Lord Buckman made this revelation to the ace broadcast journalist, Barrister Daniels.
“I was doing music for a long time, however, I also wanted to manage some boys and bring them out. As a result, I was writing songs for them. Sometimes, I can sit down and write a very good creative song with very deep lyrics, but I just reason to myself that they are the young ones I’m promoting so I have to let them have it first” he stated.
De Grandmaster revealed that because these guys betrayed him, it has become very difficult to work with other underground artists. He lamented that because they listened to others and got swayed, they betrayed him and left his camp, hence he was not ready to work with them anymore, even if they should have a change of mind.
“They listened to people who lured them away with very juicy promises, claiming I could barely do much for them, and also that they have been underground for far too long, allegedly receiving no push or support from my end. At the end of the day, all the investment made in them went down the drain. So even if they want to come back, I’m not willing to work with them” he stated.
The versatile De Grandmaster gains inspiration from his life activities to put together exceptional music and his start in music Dom, easily came as no surprise considering his unbridled courage, talent and awesome thinking and creative process.