Greg Gjerde was born in Burnsville, Minnesota in 1999. Constant moving, and thus having to readjust to a new environment, served as one of many hardships that Greg has faced over the course of his life.
Having moved to Iowa and then being admitted into several programs for personal help, Greg strives greatly in keeping with the positivity. Wanting to be a singer since he was in the 8th grade, Greg has never shied away from chasing his ultimate dream.
Greg would be described by his friends as the pinnacle of success and perseverance. A natural sense of positivity and strength, his own life hardships, and his newly seen success as a singer in the world provide many around him with a sense of enlightenment and hope so that they might muster the strength to achieve success themselves.
“Lost and Found” was Greg’s first official song dropped on Soundcloud. The link had been distributed on Facebook among his friends, and as a result, the song took off almost immediately as it gained many followers and many new fans. Greg then enhanced his professionalism by allowing Google to approve of his new status, as a simple search illustrates his artistry.
The song was written about going through hardships of the past, as this has been Greg’s greatest source of motivation, boasting his untapped potential leading to his final goal of “making it” on one of the world’s greatest stages via his unique sound and blend. He gained even more adoration with his followers, so that some of which left comments on Facebook and Soundcloud.
Advancing to the next stage, Greg then released “Blank Spaces”, a song which attracted the attention of friends and friends of friends still. It was about the struggles and pain one goes with on the daily, a feeling Greg felt appropriate to capture in his ever growing musicianship. His ultimate goal with this piece was to not reflect upon his own life, but upon others in hopes to reach out and be a beacon of hope and reassurance. He believes that giving up is not the answer.
His repertoire has expanded to Spotify, iTunes, and all other major platforms for listeners to enjoy.
As for live performances, Greg has performed for many, including Oscoda, Michigan’s (Greg’s home base for all things sonic) popular “Bash on the Boat” event, as well as the local school's talent show, to which he won first place. In fact, when the track he sang to halted midway through his act, he continued to sing anyways, pumping up the crowd and winning hearts alike.
As of 9-13-2018, Greg has eight unreleased songs that will soon be released on major platforms.
Greg’s ultimate goal as a singer is to inspire others in an attempt reinvent a new life for himself, a notion by which he can positively reflect upon himself and those around him. Never tripping, always fresh, and ready greatness. Greg is ready to kill ‘em with mass amounts of kindness, love, and inspiration.