Dirk Busch (born 1951, Brunsbüttelkoog, Kreis Dithmarschen, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany) is a German professor, singer, songwriter, composer, and music producer.
He graduated from University of Cologne in sociology, economics and psychology in 1974. Earning his doctorate (dr. rer. pol.) in 1976, he became professor of sociology in the University of Bremen. In the 1980s, he left the academic career for the musical one.Website of Dirk Busch (German) "Als Professor auf der „Bühne des Lebens“, ("From Professor to the 'Stage of the Life' ", a "TLZ Portrait of an Artist" column (German)