Exclusive Interview with U-Sity
"My Music is its own sound coming from Minnesota and the Midwest. I believe I have what it takes to breakthrough mainstream because I create my music with a mainstream template as if I am already competing with mainstream artist. "
1. How long have you been in the music industry and has music always been a part of your life?
I’ve been in the business since 2009 music has always been a part of my life since my early childhood.
2. Was there a specific moment in your life where you thought, “music is what I want to do”?
The first time I performed at my 4th grade talent show I knew I wanted to be an MC.
3. What inspires you (or your music)?
My Family, Life, and the Fans who genuinely follow and Support
4. Who’s on your iTunes playlist?
2pac, Do or Die, Twista, Project Pat, just to name a few other then myself.
5. The project you are currently promoting, how did the idea for it come about?
New Year 2017… me and by producer Mr. Young Mennace were in the studio recording. He played a couple tracks listening Reflecting on my life I just simply thought to myself “What A Life” expressing the trials and tribulations of my past to my present situation. Then I went in the studio and we cut the record that night.
6. There are thousands of artists trying to do what you are doing, what do you think gives you an advantage to break into mainstream America?
My Music is its own sound coming from Minnesota and the Midwest. I believe I have what it takes to breakthrough mainstream because I create my music with a mainstream template as if I am already competing with mainstream artist.
7. I’ve heard your latest music and it’s amazing! I can definitely tell your sound has evolved over the past few years from previous songs we’ve heard from you online. What are your thoughts on the evolution of an artist and the evolution of music today?
Evolution of an artist all has to do with growing and living life experiencing new things. My job is to connect to the fans give them a piece of me and my story/life or others through words and melodies. I would say just don’t give up everything takes time and effort. Music is science everyone has their own formula. It also has to do with expanding your horizon having vision. The mind must constantly continue to learn. Education is Essential for survival these days.
8. Do you have other passions in life? Do you believe passion is an essential part of success?
Other passions just be the best father possible, as well as be an example for the community I come from and give back help guide the youth in a positive direction.
9. With your current success and working with a renowned PR firm such as Starlight PR, What advice would you give to someone just starting out in his or her career who doesn't even have a studio to record but would love to do what you are doing now?
I would encourage all independent artist who would like to follow and network create music to join Hit The Block. Simply Visit us at www.htb-studio.com #HTB
10. Where can potential fans find out more about you?
For all updates and info follow me @ www.U-Sity.com