Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
Teeya... She is coming...I was the primary writer. It will change the hierarchy of music....
What are you working on at the moment?
Chris Brown, Omarion, Kelly Clarkson, 112, Fat Cat Cinema,
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
Analog or digital and why?
Analog. I believe analog allows more mistakes, and there is beauty in the imperfections/mistakes that artist have/make. I DO RESPECT DIGITAL!!!!!
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
You will be impressed, but if not, my rewrites are faster than most writers' writing.
What do you like most about your job?
I can wield a person emotionally with my melodies and words...
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
How many MORE records can you do? Just let me know the Budget!
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That is easy and fun.... Its easy because I've dedicated years of writing and music research and learning my craft. Its fun because I have a passion for it that makes me sacrifice time with family friends etc...
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
Whats your Budget LOL
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
In todays music environment, production must be on a certain level to compete.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
2 Yamaha speakers, Big Knob, Avid MBox, Mac Desktop, Rode NT 1000
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
12 years I am 28. I expect to have a pub deal by the end of 2017
How would you describe your style?
Quality meets Quantity meets Efficiency
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Unsigned artist. I want to help influence the future of where music is going.
Can you share one music production tip?
When you are writing, develop a formula or a certain constant. Eventually that can turn into a specific sound that is particular to you. When clients and consumer get familiar accustomed to that sound and begin to consume that sound, stop and create another one!!!
What type of music do you usually work on?
Urban Pop Country Gospel Jazz Folk, I am also classically trained. Pretty much anything I can get my hands on.
What's your strongest skill?
What do you bring to a song?
Lyrics Melody Reference to the performance
What's your typical work process?
I usually write for artist and producers on the spot. 1-2 day turnaround for work via email depending on the demand.
Tell us about your studio setup.
2 Yamaha speakers, Big Knob, Avid MBox, Protools 10, Rode NT 1000, Mac Desk Top
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Stevie Wonder, The Beatles, Donny Hathaway, Queen , Baby Face, Benny Blanco
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Songwriting Vocal Producing Vocal Arranging