In a recent interview on TV3’s New Day, Ghanaian musician Mr Drew, born Andrew Nii Commey Otoo, shed light on his departure from his former record label, Highly Spiritual Music, owned by David Kojo Kyei, popularly known as Kaywa.
The ‘Dw3’ hitmaker clarified that his contract with the label had expired, and he chose not to renew it, emphasizing the importance of personal and professional growth. Mr Drew expressed his desire for progress and explained that remaining in one place for too long could hinder artistic development. He firmly stated, “Everyone desires growth; staying in one place for too long isn’t beneficial. It’s about moving forward.”
His decision to part ways with Highly Spiritual Music reflects his commitment to exploring new opportunities and expanding his artistic horizons. The artist expressed gratitude for his time with the label and acknowledged the role it played in his career. However, he emphasized the necessity of embracing change and seeking fresh experiences to evolve as an artist.
The departure from Highly Spiritual Music marks a significant milestone for Mr Drew as he enters a new chapter in his musical journey. With his contract expiration, he now has the freedom to explore different creative avenues, collaborate with diverse talents, and take charge of his artistic direction.
As an emerging artist, Mr Drew has already made waves in the Ghanaian music industry, garnering attention with his unique blend of Afrobeat, highlife, and contemporary sounds. His distinct style, soulful vocals, and captivating performances have endeared him to fans nationwide.