Derek Ryan’s rise to become one of the biggest stars of Irish Country music has been phenomenal. In just over five years few artists have made such an impact on the Irish country scene like the Co. Carlow singer songwriter.
Having played to sell out concert audiences around the world, the young heartthrob has brought a distinctive fresh sound to Irish country. Derek Ryan has become a sell–out artist in his homeland and has topped the Irish national charts and the UK iTunes country charts with his albums.
His theatre shows contain much of the music featured on his six albums including many of his own self–penned songs, ‘God’s Plan’ and ‘Life Is A River’, as well as many country classics. He is a constant recipient of Ireland’s most prestigious music awards and is regularly awarded both ‘Entertainer of the Year’ and “Album of the Year’