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I have been releasing music for a couple of years now, but have been surrounded by a family of musicians my entire life. I will use all of my experience and education to help you write/record your next best song. I want to chat with you and get an understanding of what you need. If you only need lyrics, I'm here for you. If you need another artist to feature, I'm here for you. Let me help you create some magic.
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Interview with Xavvi
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Although there are plenty of artists that I would like to work with, I would have to pick Russ. I've always felt that my music falls closely in line with his and have proven it with a remix I've done to one of his songs.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Give yourself a break from hearing that song you've been working on all day. Come back to it after you've cleansed your palate by listening to other music or going for a walk/drive.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: In recent times I have been focused on Trap Soul, but Hip Hop has always been an easy style to write to. Trap takes a little more time, but that is because I want to have a hook that stays in people's heads.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: My strongest skill is my writing ability. I like to paint a picture and just have every line make sense. I've taken my writing skills from writing stories in college and have used them for music for quite some time now.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Depending on the feeling of the song, I can bring an emotionally driven story or a burst of lyrical prowess. I am huge on not forcing lyrics to a song and letting it come naturally. To me, forced lyrics fall flat when recording.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I like to freestyle to the music provided the first time through. Any bits that come out great I will then repeat to get a good feel for. After writing down all the solid parts, I then begin to structure the song and build around the natural emotion provided by the freestyle.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I record in a home studio with proper acoustic treatment and quality equipment. The intimate setting allows me to focus and provide the best product possible.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: My biggest musical inspirations come from Russ, Drake, Ne-Yo, and the late XXXTentacion. Although my music tends to be compared to artists such as Phora and Logic.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: I tend to focus on music that speaks to me or has a meaning for the client. I allow myself to listen to the song a bit and just go off of the top of my head to make the creation process as natural as possible. I make an effort to provide deep verses and a catchy chorus for the songs I work on. Any vocals I record are also done in-studio and can be provided mixed or dry.