Derek Ryan takes on classic hit ‘Cecelia’

Derek Ryan
Derek Ryan

Derek Ryan fans will be excited to know he is set to release his brand new single, ‘Cecilia’, a cover of Simon & Garfunkel’s 1970 classic, the first to be released from his next album, ‘One Good Night’, which is out this summer.

Last week, the ‘Performer of the Year’ announced the news of his new single to ecstatic fans, who “cannot wait” to hear Derek’s version of the timeless tune, which was available to pre-order yesterday to the public.

The song was also released by pop band The Vamps, and Derek is excited hear the public opinion on his version, with a country twist of course.

“I have a lot to prove with this one” said Derek. “Not only am I releasing a hugely popular Simon and Garfunkel song, I need to live up to the success of my last album!”

The star’s album, ‘The Simple Things’ was named ‘Album of the Year’, as well as reaching the No.1 spot in the Irish charts.