I specialize in creating a standalone sound. Pleasing people is one thing but my specialty is opening my clients up to a whole new world of sound and approach.
Features, top ling, song writing, melodies, song arrangement, vocal comping, and providing my clients that "secret sauce"
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Interview with Y2 (The Song God)
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I had the pleasure of working with Iyla and co-wrote her single "Flowers" that just reached 1 million viwes on youtube in less than 2 weeks.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: Several solo albums. A collaboration album with Mickey Shiloh, Micky Munday, music for film and writing for the artist "Iyla"
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: My manager , mentor and friend Mickey Shiloh.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital. These are the times.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: You will have a standalone sound.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: It's freedom for me, I enjoy letting people know there are no limits.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: Do you have more music out and why aren't you world renown? I usually just say thanks.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That I write my lyrics down. They usually just come to me easily and I never type them in my phone or write them down until after I've recorded them.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What vibe are you looking for? What style are you going for?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Send me anything, expect nothing less than amazing.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: headphones, guitar, a laptop that never dies, microphone, and water.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: 10+ years
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Standalone. There is nothing like it.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Kendrick Lamar because he pushes the envelope in Hip Hop.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Try everything. Fear nothing at all. You will find gems in mistakes.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Hip hop , r&b, alternative.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Top lining, writing, post mixing and editing.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Life, pushing the envelope, a standalone sound, catchy melody and lyrics.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I freestyle most lyrics and melodies. Sometime its a home run and sometimes it's a cleaning up around the edges for a better overall end result.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Apollo Twin, Neumann U87, Pro Tools 10, Pro Tools 12
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Nina Simone, Kurt Cobain, TuPac , Nas, Queen, Kendrick Lamar
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Top lining, song writing, mixing