What's your 'promise' to your clients?
To be honest & upfront with all negotations & to deliver the best vocals/performance that I can & do it in a timely manner
Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
"Be With You:" is a single I released in 2015. It was written by a known Chicago bass player, however I re-arranged the vocals & recorded it. I sent him a sample & he was so amazed & wowed at the outcome. It inspired me to persue my music career a little harder.
What are you working on at the moment?
Working on BG & lead vocals for a producer in France & one in LA.
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Not at the moment
Analog or digital and why?
Not sure...maybe it depends on the song??
What do you like most about your job?
Meeting other talented artists/musicians with the same mindset as myself.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
"Do you write your own music?" I usually tell them I prefer not to, but will contribute in that area as best I can.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
I don't work for free or favors.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What exactly is it that you want? What is your deisred delivery time & your budget?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Be specific with what you want. Be prepared to pay the fees & don't wasted time if you aren't serious.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
Bluetooth Mic, Mixing Board & Speaker, Lapttop, Solar Power Box for pluggin in! Lol!
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I have always wanted to be a musical performer, out there on the big stage in front of thousands of fans. I've been singing since I was four, but seriously persuing my career withing the last 2 yrs.
How would you describe your style?
Unique...I don't limit myself to only one style of music. People are amazed at my vocal abilities as far as all the different genres I have been brave enough to approach & deliver successfully.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
I can't narrow it down to one in particular. I love all styles & genres of music. It would have to be an artist with a broad music background experience
Can you share one music production tip?
Be you...don't allow others to comform you to their way. If they don't like your style, move on to the next.
You will be more satisfied with the way things turn out.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Smooth Jazz, R& B, Pop, Funk...preferrably, but not limited to.
What's your strongest skill?
I do my best to give you what you ask for and then some.
What do you bring to a song?
I put my heart and soul into everything I perform. I try to place myself in the song as those I am living the song myself.
What's your typical work process?
I review clients' tracks, add my vocals & once we are in agreement on the outcome, I go to the studio to record.
I will delivery raw audio files by way on dropbox or whatever method works for my clien
Tell us about your studio setup.
I have several studios I use, depending on the budget I have to work with.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Jill Scott, Ledesi, Pink, Leela James, Crisette Michelle
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I do background & lead vocals for various genres of music