[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_custom_heading source=”post_title” google_fonts=”font_family:Montserrat%3Aregular%2C700|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal” fit_bg_text=”0″][vc_column_text]Derek “Dekumzy” Osonwa was born on 27th March 1983 in Enugu. He is a native of Awka in Anambra State.
He finished from Federal Governemt College in the year 2000 where he joined Federal Ex Students Christian Association (FECA). He joined the choir at this point and started playing the keyboard.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_tta_tour active_section=”1″][vc_tta_section title=”2006″ tab_id=”2006″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_single_image image=”4228″ alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_border” img_fullwidth=”0″][vc_column_text]He became a full time producer in 2006 after being trained by producers Obio and Chinedu a.k.a Goof.In the same year he produced his first Album by Resonance titled Chinwike. Afterwards he recorded and mixed most of the songs in Mr Raw‘s debut album “Obodo” with Klint Da Drunk, Flavour, Tobekumzy and Mr Raw in the same year 2006.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2007″ tab_id=”2007″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_single_image image=”4230″ alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_border” img_fullwidth=”0″][vc_column_text]In 2007 he produced the first hit song for the music group “Bracket” titled “Happy Day” and Slow dog’s Song titled “Slow Doggy Dog”[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2008″ tab_id=”2008″][vc_single_image image=”4234″ img_fullwidth=”0”][vc_column_text]He graduated from Oko Polytechnic in 2008. The same year he produced Mr Raw’s Song titled “Strong and Mighty ft Flavour”, “In love with an angel ft TJ” amongst other tracks in the album. He produced TJ’s hit track “Eleweukwu” and his own personal hit track Who get dat tin ft Slowdog and Stormrex.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2009″ tab_id=”2009″][vc_single_image image=”4237″ img_fullwidth=”0″][vc_column_text]In 2009 he produced the hit song for the female group Desperate Chicks titled “Okpomekwe” and for the Music group Bracket titled “Yori Yori” and the entire album which included song like “No Time ft P-Square“.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2010″ tab_id=”2010″][iron_recentvideos number=”1″ include=”4367″][vc_gallery interval=”3″ images=”4239,4240”][vc_column_text]in 2010 he produced the remix of the song “Yori Yori ft 2 face” by Bracket Music Group, Beautiful Baby ft Flavour, Muah Muah, Me and You. He also produced Sole E baba’s Song titled “Many Things“.
Same year he went to sweden with Charlie Boy to produce the remix of the song “Carolina” by Dr Alban.
He did the Theme song for the Nollywood movie”A Million Tears” which features Emeka Ike and Kate Henshaw. The song is titled “Treasure”. The song became so popular that it paved the way for him in the movie industry as a Film Score composer/ Music Producer.
He also did some uncredited Voice over works in the same year.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2011″ tab_id=”2011″][vc_single_image image=”4242″ img_fullwidth=”0″][vc_column_text]In 2011 he went on a Sabbatical leave in the United Kingdom.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2012″ tab_id=”2012″][vc_gallery interval=”3″ images=”4243,4244,4245″][vc_column_text]He returned to Nigeria and back to work with the track “Baby Oku” by Flavour.
Movie Soundtrack/ Film Score for the movie “Gaza Treasure” featuring Mercy Johnson and Yul Edochie. Theme songs are titled “Victim” and “Somatina”
Movie Soundtrack/Film Score for the movie “Forgive Me Father” featuring Nkem Owoh and Osita Iheme. Theme song is titled “Forgive Me”[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2013″ tab_id=”2013″][vc_gallery interval=”3″ images=”4247,4248,4249”][vc_column_text]in 2013 he produced “kererenke” by Stormrex the lead singer of the female group “Desperate Chicks“.
Movie Soundtrack/Film Score for the movie ” Parish House” featuring Van Vicker and Nkem Owoh. Theme songs are titled “I’m Sorry” and “Can You Turn The Hands of Time”
Movie Soundtrack/Film Score for the movie “Queens Heart” featuring Mercy Johnson and Nonso Diobi. Theme Song is titled ” Ogbanje”[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2014″ tab_id=”2014″][vc_gallery interval=”3″ images=”4251,4252″][vc_column_text]in 2014 after 7 years of releasing his last single “Who get dat tin” he drops another single titled “Ashawoosa
Movie Soundtrack/Film Score for the movie “True Story” featuring Nkem Owoh and Ini Edo“. Theme Song is titled “Papi”[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2015″ tab_id=”2015″][vc_gallery interval=”3″ images=”4254,4255”][vc_column_text]in 2015 he decided to focus more on Film score composition.
Movie Soundtrack/Film Score for the movie “Keziah” featuring Mercy Johnson and John Okafor. Theme song is titled “Keziah”
Movie Soundtrack/Film Score for the movie “Millenium Lady” featuring Patience Ozokwor. Theme song is titled “Millenium Lady”[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2016″ tab_id=”2016″][vc_gallery interval=”3″ images=”4258,4260”][vc_column_text]Movie Soundtrack/Film Score for the movie “Mummy Why” featuring Pete Edochie and Ernest Obi. Theme song is titled “Tell Me Why”
Movie Soundtrack/Film Score for the movie “30 minutes from hell” featuring Clem Ohameze. Theme song is titled “Ikechukwu”[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_tour][/vc_column][/vc_row]