New Blog - Who Is Derek Minor?

Posted on August 15, 2012 / by Bradley

 

With the release of his new mixtape PSA Vol. 3, you may have noticed that the artist formerly know as PRo has made a transition to his new persona Derek Minor.  Check out his latest blog that gives some insight into the new name and new direction. 

Who Is Derek Minor?

So, I’m sure by now you’re probably wondering what’s going on with thisname change.  Am I wanted by the law, do I owe back taxes, or am I goingthrough a mid life crisis? The answer is no (maybe) but after a milliontweets from confused brothers and sisters, I decided to address it. Thetruth is that, though I love what I have accomplished as PRo, I am enteringa new chapter in my career. This new chapter includes a new direction, andnew goals. But first, let me tell you how the name change happened.

As a lot of you know, I recently injured my Achilles tendon playingbasketball. Unfortunately injury is one of the risks associated withputting the team on your back, and I fell victim to that risk. Honestly, Idon’t know what my team is gonna do without me! In all seriousness, thisinjury provided me with a lot of time to assess my career, what I’daccomplished, and where I wanted to go in the future. I realized duringthat time that there was a lot more that I wanted to accomplish and that Iwas much different than the artist I was 7 years ago....READ MORE.

New Zeal said:
can't wait to start listening to PSA 3, you missed a bit of spacing in this post.
Aug 15th, 2012 at 12:16pm
Texas Boi !! said:
New 116 Anthem Remix coming soon
Aug 15th, 2012 at 12:56pm
Caleb(Mr.11six) said:
I really liked the mixtape.Nothing really important to say but keep it up! I liked this better than dying to live and I am a big fan of that cd.
Aug 16th, 2012 at 5:30pm
alex 116 said:
This Mix Tape is HOT......PRo (I mean Derek Minor).....ya should have charged money for this!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Aug 17th, 2012 at 1:29am
FloridaChik13 said:
Wow reachrecords dont stop getting good they get betta and betta XD L<3ve You Derek Minor
Aug 26th, 2012 at 11:08am
FAM_1-1-SIX said:
AWESOME MIX TAPE MAN, I HAVE BEEN POSTING IT ALL OVER FB. KEEP IT UP! MUCH LUV! 1-1-SIX!
Aug 31st, 2012 at 11:11pm
Matthew Paul said:
Sounds like a good money move in a nut shell and it is a trend in hip hop now to use a real name it looks more mature and like he said easier to search on google or yahoo.
Sep 3rd, 2012 at 3:03am
Johnisha Graham said:
Great mixtape Derek Minor! It was very real and heart felt let the Lord continue to use you for His glory.

P.S I love the fact that it is 19 songs!!! 1.1.Six TURN IT UP!!!!
Sep 13th, 2012 at 2:48pm

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