Dyshawn Dwayne Bessant, better known professionally as Offbeat Lookie, is an American rapper and songwriter. After initial music appearances and singles under his group’s name (Grand Cru) ’, Bessant re-emerged in 2021 as Offbeat Lookie., releasing his debut Single Ghost (Damn) under WeDaCru Records/United Masters, followed by a host of other projects.
Q: How easily do songs tend to come to you?
Ans: I tend to come up with songs pretty easy, I just go off my current mood.
Q: What is you favorite song to belt out at the bar/in the car?
Ans: Favorite song in the car right now would be “Uzi” by lil durk
Q: For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 5 words?
Ans:My sound in 5 words, lyrical, spicy, creative, factual, good vibes
Q: If you could perform with anyone, in the future, who would it have to be?
Ans: I would love to perform with J Cole
Q:What is your favorite song to sing live?
Ans : Favorite song to sing live would be “getaway” by grand cru
Q:Do you have any events coming up or recording going on right now?
Ans: I have a group mixtape coming with “Grand Cru” and currently awaiting the release of my next song “Do Me Land”
Q:Do you have any advice for anyone wanting to sing as a career or just advice about careers in general?
Ans : Advice to those wanting to rap/sing just do it and stay consistent and don’t be discouraged by setbacks it’s normal just bounce back harder
Q: Which instruments do you play?
Ans: My first tune I played was rugrats theme song on piano
Q: Is your family musical?
Ans: My family loves music but my mom or dad didn’t make any from my knowledge.
Q: Were you influenced by old records & tapes? Which ones?
Ans: I was influenced by old school r&b because they were so cool a d smooth with the delivery and hidden message.