Michael Ruberu

Singer, Songwriter

Michael Ruberu on SoundBetter

Meer Music Effigy Award Winner for best acoustic song HMA best acoustic song nominee Inspire Song Finalist

I am a versatile singer. My tone has a notable texture that is soothing and memorable.
I have experience in electro pop, soul, house, edm, acoustic, ballad, r&b and gospel
Here are reviews from people of significance in the industry.

Singer reviews:

GRAMMY WINNER LUIS MARTINEE
"Your vocals have magic in them."

JUNO WINNER MICHAEL HANSON
"You have a voice at the highest pro level"

BRETT WILSON
"Rarely does a voice catch my attention like this."

DEREK SIVERS
" Truly great voice."

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Interview with Michael Ruberu

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: I released an EP last year. I cowrote and sang.

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: A set of original songs that a pro producer has volunteered to finish.

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: Definitely

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: I like analog sound with digital convenience.

  9. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  10. A: Satisfaction guaranteed

  11. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  12. A: Getting it right.

  13. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  14. A: Are you available? Let me check my schedule.

  15. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  16. A: Didn't know that there are misconceptions...

  17. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  18. A: Listen to previous work. If you truly believe that the singer's sound will elevate your song, your money is well spent.

  19. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  20. A: guitar in a TRK case and a solar powered recorder with lots of memory.

  21. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  22. A: I have been doing this for nearly 4 years since I discovered the platform. I have been recording for over 10 years.

  23. Q: How would you describe your style?

  24. A: My voice is smooth with a decent range. My accent is Canadian so I have a neutral annunciation.

  25. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  26. A: I like artists that create strong melodies that won't let go of my brain.

  27. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  28. A: Find someone that can do the job well and fast. I can recommend some.

  29. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  30. A: I'm a natural. Please listen to my other work on the web and see if I have what you are looking for.

  31. Q: What's your typical work process?

  32. A: Depends on the preference of the buyer. Typically I listen to both reference and demo...get clarifications from the buyer, and loop record until I feel I got something worth sharing. It is better to get paid for quality rather than just get paid.

  33. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  34. A: Protools 10.5 Avantone pro cv-12 C451B Sennheiser e935 Babyface pro LA-610 Mkii MacBook pro Aston Halo

  35. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  36. A: I'm inspired by the craft of passionate creators. Demo songwriters and producers...

  37. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  38. A: People prefer me for electronic/house. I have also performed Ballads ,R&B and Pop/

  39. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  40. A: Reference Track? Important preferences? Timeline?

  41. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  42. A: House, Electronic, Pop in that order. I have a ballad called "Beautiful" that I am proud of since it is a departure.

  43. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  44. A: My voice and my diplomacy.

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GenresSounds Like
  • George Michael
  • Justin Bieber
Gear Highlights
  • Logic Pro X
  • Babyface Pro
  • Avantone Pro AVC12
  • AKG C451B
  • Sennheiser E935
  • AST Halo
  • Studio One Premium Cables
  • Mac OS
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