Current only taking selected projects! I write songs for producers, singers and film & tv. I also have my own music out. Message me for more details.
The service I offer:
Singer: Vocals for all types of productions/ sessions. You can also book me for solo/ original gigs.
Songwriter: Songwriting/ toplining/ hooks for producers, artists, film and tv.
Vocal Arrangements: Vocal arrangements for sessions.
Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.
4 ReviewsEndorse Rayon Nelson
It was super sick to work with Rayon. Very professional experience and an excellent vocal talent. Provided exactly what I needed for my project!
Rayon was awesome to work with. He was fast, professional and has a great voice!
Rayon has an amazing voice and is an extremely talented songwriter. Really enjoyed working with him on this project and excited for future collaborations.
A brilliant and complete artist.
Interview with Rayon Nelson
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Vocal and Songwriting.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Al Green, Jimmy Cliff, Bob Marley, Robert Glasper, Jacob banks, Michael Kiwanuka, James Baye, Lianne La Havas, Erykah Badu among others.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: I have a basic home set up which allows me to record vocals to a great standard and create music.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: My process depends on what I am working on. Jobs can be completed in a day, a week or a few weeks.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Soul, a refreshing sound and authenticity!
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: EDM Soul Acoustic RnB
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: My vocal ability is my strongest skill set.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: ...Love what you do! It will show in your work.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Andra Day- I have written the perfect song for her. Suits her voice and style.
Q: How would you describe your style?
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I started out 'properly' as a singer songwriter in 2011. I gigged and produced for myself until now where I started writing songs for other producers and artists. I released my debut EP in 2017.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: My acoustic guitar, my mobile phone, headphones, my pillar and my afro comb.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Be professional, know what you want and have a budget.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: Their plans for the song/s? Independent/ signed? Deadline? Budget?
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: That songwriting is easy.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: To come up with themes for songs. My answer is always most definitely. I find it better to do this anyway.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: It doesn't feel like a job. I love creating songs and singing them.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: I will do my best to satisfy your needs. 110%!
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Digital- nowadays its easier and quicker.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Not yet
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: A collaboration- as a songwriter and vocalist.
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: I am proud of my debut EP 'Yung Solo' because I love the songs and its reached over 400k streams online. I wrote the songs, recorded and produced the whole EP.