Gifted award winning storyteller turned DOPE songwriter! I feel melodies and I translate that feeling lyrically. From over the moon bliss to earth shattering devastation...I transport you and connect with you via passion and transparency.
I am an emotional creator and lyrically vivid picture painter! As a spoken word artist I specialize in word play. Artists like Lupe Fiasco, Janelle Monae, Vivian Green, John Legend, Andre 3000...reflects how I like to approach things creatively...without bounds. Let's work!!!!
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Interview with MAHOGHANY ARTISTNATION
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: The project was called Happiness for Survival and I am especially proud of it because it was my creative baby in it's entirety. I lived for the song that I wrote entitled "I wanna fly away". I was the writer, director, producer, actress and songwriter.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Seven songs for different scripts.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Not at this time.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Analog girl in a digital world - Erykah Badu
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: That I will give them my best every time.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: I like the freedom to create with no bounds.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: If you don't like a track can you still write to it? My answer is: Yes, but I would prefer to like the music i am creating to. What is the project turnaround time? My answer is between 1-7 days.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That anyone can do it and do it well.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What do you want to say with this project? What are your expectations? Do you usually enjoy collaborating? Do you have a specific sound or do you like to melt in and out of different genres?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: I would suggest that they be clear about what they want for their project and to be open to the process.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: I would take my cell phone, head phones, pen & pad and the truth.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I have been on stage since I was 4 years old; I am a big girl now. I have always loved every aspect of the arts.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: My style is vulnerable but edgy.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I would love to work with Lupe Fiasco because he is an uncompromising gifted, cerebral artist that takes chances.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Be afraid but do it anyway.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: I am a versatile artist that create lyrics for multiple genres.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: My strongest skill is tapping in to my past experiences to create lyrics that resonate with each listener.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I bring passion, emotion and creativity to every piece of work that I create.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I have many lyrics written but can create lyrics for music provided.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I have simple voice recording tools and have access to studios when necessary.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: I am inspired by Outkast, Janelle Monae, Lupe Fiasco, Billie Eilish and so many more talented individiuals.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I create lyrics, melodies and top line for client songwriting projects.