Where are you from? Have your surroundings shaped you in a creative sense, and in what way?
I’m originally from New York but then I moved to a shitty town in Pennsylvania around 11 so there wasn’t much culture to influence me but the surroundings did like the sunsets and all the trees and views.
What’s your background like?
I’m just a 19-year-old college student just trying to make some moves and do what I love for the rest of my life.
Who are your top 5 favorite artists?
Frank Ocean, Childish Gambino, BROCKHAMPTON, Gallant, Choker. Easily the most influential people in my vocals and who I always try to draw from whether it’s in my writing or how I want the song to progress.
What made you start making music?
I’ve always wanted to sing and I was really trash at it before and as I hit puberty and got better through practice I realized this brought me peace and I loved the feeling of creating music and sharing it with people and seeing how impactful even the smallest artists can be.
Who are your biggest influences?
I don’t wanna copy the top 5 list but Frank Ocean and Childish Gambino mostly influence my sound because those are the two people I wish I could compete with and the way they present themselves and create masterpieces drives my sound and how I see myself.
What’s your favorite song at the moment?
At the moment it’s Guppy by Choker, more people should listen to him his vocals are crazy and he has really high-quality songs and the lyrics and melodies sound so amazing!
What keeps you going? How you doing mentally?
My girlfriend keeps me going not to be sappy or anything but I was really struggling with writing songs before I met her and shit just clicked once we got together, she really motivates me and it’s nice having someone like that in your corner. Uhhh mentally I’m doing pretty great a bit stressed from college but nothing music won’t fix.
How would you describe your style?
My style is mostly alternative R&B with like bedroom lofi, it’s some cute shit you’d listen to while driving with your significant other in the summer.
What do you hope to accomplish in 2019?
Honestly, I just hope to get more supporters cause I feel like I’m making some solid shit but I’m not marketing myself properly and getting the support to keep going.
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