Welcome to the Official Website of Derrick D'MAR Martin

Drummer | Producer | Songwriter | Motivational Speaker | Entrepreneur

With over 30 years of professional experience in the music industry, Derrick D'MAR Martin is a dynamic force whose multifaceted talents have made an indelible mark on the world of music. As a drummer, producer, songwriter, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur, D'MAR's career is a testament to his versatility, passion, and dedication to his craft.

For 17 unforgettable years, D'MAR toured the globe with the legendary Little Richard, bringing electrifying performances to audiences worldwide and solidifying his reputation as one of the most skilled and charismatic drummers in the business. His powerful rhythms and energetic stage presence have captivated fans across genres, earning him acclaim and respect from his peers and audiences alike.

Beyond the stage, D'MAR's expertise extends to the studio, where he has produced and written music that resonates with authenticity and creativity. His keen ear for sound and innovative approach to songwriting have led to collaborations with numerous artists, resulting in a diverse and impactful body of work.

But D'MAR's influence doesn't stop at music. As a motivational speaker, he shares his journey and insights with aspiring musicians, entrepreneurs, and individuals from all walks of life. His engaging storytelling and inspiring messages encourage others to pursue their passions, overcome obstacles, and achieve their dreams.

In addition to his artistic pursuits, D'MAR is a successful entrepreneur, leveraging his industry knowledge and business acumen to create opportunities and drive positive change within the music community and beyond.

D'MAR is currently a member of the award winning blues band, Rick Estrin & The Nightcats and he has been nominated for drummer of the year at the Blues Music Awards for the past three years. 

Explore our website to learn more about D'MAR's incredible journey, discover his latest projects, and find out how you can connect with him for performances, production work, or speaking engagements. Join us in celebrating the enduring legacy and vibrant future of Derrick D'MAR Martin.