Derek Pike

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Derek Pike
Born (1988-03-17) March 17, 1988 (age 28)
Fort Lee, New Jersey, U.S.
Education New York University
Occupation Director, Writer
Years active 2009–present

Derek Pike is an American filmmaker from New York, living in Los Angeles and widely known as a music video director. He is of half British and half Japanese-American descent. Directing nearly 100 music videos, he has also directed commercials for Macy's, and Monster Headphones. At the age of 8, Derek had a drawing published in Sports Illustrated Kids. He attended Carrabassett Valley Academy and was a nationally ranked snowboarder. Some of his sponsors included Arbor Snowboards, Smith Optics, Adidas, Giro, and Swix. Derek graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts where he majored in Film and Television, and as a freshman walked on to the NYU soccer team. At age 21, he became one of the youngest directors to have a music video featured on MTV. In 2015, Derek sold his first screenplay titled A Choreographed Romance.

Music videos[edit]

Year Artist Video
2009 Tame One ”Anxiety Attacks”
J Dilla feat. Havoc and Raekwon ”24k Rap”
Young Chris ”Grown Thangz”
Saigon ”Aye Aye Aye”
The Kid Daytona feat. Bun B ”Air Born”
2010 Skillz ”2009 Rap Up”
Brutha ”Vacancy”
Joell Ortiz feat. Novel ”Night Train”
Consequence feat. Statik Selektah ”Life is Short”
Consequence feat. Maino ”Down this Road”
Consequence feat. Styles P ”Don’t Stand So Close”
Outasight ”Better Late Than Never”
Skyzoo ”Frisbees”
”Speakers on Blast”
Laws feat. Big K.R.I.T. & Emilio Rojas ”Hold You Down” (remix)
Waka Flocka Flame ”For My Dawgs”
Sheek Louch ”Remember Me”
”Jungle Music”
Sheek Louch feat. Jadakiss & Styles P ”Cocaine Trafficking”
The Kid Daytona feat. Freddie Gibbs & The Kickdrums ”Take Aim”
2011 Saigon feat. Just Blaze ”Greatest Story Never Told”
Emilio Rojas feat. Mickey Factz ”Ex-Girl”
Aloe Blacc I Need a Dollar
Jared Evan ”Embers”
Raekwon ”Butter Knives”
”Ferryboat Killaz”
New Boyz ”Too Cool to Care”
”Magazine Girl”
DJ Drama feat. Fabolous, Wiz Khalifa & Roscoe Dash Oh My (DJ Drama song)
Freddie Gibbs feat. Freeway ”Anything to Survive”
Smif-n-Wessun & Pete Rock feat. Tyler Woods ”Monumental”
Imelda May ”Road Runner”
2012 Jared Evan ”Traffic Light“
Quincy feat. Kendre ”Stay Awhile“
XV ”Swervin”
D’Prince ”Take Banana“
2013 Ax ”Repeat”
Jarell Perry ”Win”
2014 Chuchito Valdes and Roberto Fonseca ”Mi Voz”
2015 Bryan J ”Why”
2016 RedOne featuring Enrique Iglesias, R. City, Serayah and Shaggy "Don't You Need Somebody"


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