Artists Name/Band: Young Elder
Music Genre: Rap
Other Genres: Hip hop
Websites or Social Media Pages
What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?
Rap is my genre my sound is a mix of the old and the new school which together merged gives me a unique sound. I don’t have a rap style I allow whatever beat I select to determine how I sculpt my delivery
How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?
I’m a young elder lol
What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?
Pac, Jay z , Prodigy
What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?
Always producing new songs at least 2 a month just check out my social media sites I listed.
What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?
To be an underground rapper that’s known but not necessarily mainstream. Would like to expand my audience internationally and do shows and perform overseas
What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live and Why?
Finally. I feel as though thats my best lyrical performance in terms of my delivery on a song
What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus Far?
Probably marketing and sales strategies
What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?
Listen to the beat what is it trying to convey. Merge with the beat not fight against it to fit a style of rap
How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?
It’s expanding my audience on a small scale but I want that to increase
What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?
I listen to oldschool nas, jay z, Pac, old school r and b. And of course my material. Just check out my playlist on my social media sites. Tracks : Finally, Discipline, Put in Work, Supaman 2, Misled folks, Champion, resilency, are some of my favorites
What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
Worked for the post office
Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?
Be yourself and respect others views and accept the fact that everyone see’s the world different then you and treat others as you wanna be treated
What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?
Would allow artist with a different sound and content to have an opportunity to express and be themselves not force everyone to rap and talk about one thing
How Do You Feel About Originality?
It’s a must. It’s an endangered species unfortunately in these times
Is There Anything Else We Should Know About You Or That You Would Like to Add?
I rep the regular normal person that just wanna have a peaceful existence. Support me I create for yaw