Artist/ Band : Sissi
Music Genre : Rap
Other Genres: RandB
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Sirelda Garcia, known as Sissi, was born in, Switzerland, but she’s the daughter of Spanish (Sevilla) and Italian (Piemonte) immigrants. When she was a baby, her father introduced her to the bongo, because her Spanish grandfather was a drummer.
Child she sings and their relatives who light up, decided to enroll her in the music school of Bulle, where they moved, at the age of 6 and she studied flutes and piano, during this same period she sang in the church in the Italian choir as a soprano. She started writing French poetry at a very young age and she loved reading. Sometimes she liked going out with their neighborhood friends. At 17, after becoming a mother, she started to write her own songs and at 20 she took up the guitar, she studied for a year at the conservatory of theater in Lausanne before focusing on guitar. . Later, she perfected her skills as a graduate sound assistant at cfms, Lausanne. Since she live in Biel, her first single was released in 2017 Un Amiga Do Brazil where she sing in Spanish a bossa nova in a Latin style. Her second official release is a collaboration with an American band from Endicott, Joseph and Anthony Tedeschi, I Only Have One Life 2021, it’s more rock, the third song released is Blue Bird 2021, a folk song. Her influences are multiple, she likes the blues and Billie Holiday, the reggae like Bob Marley, the rock too but she was very influenced by hip hop and R&B in her sounds with @2Pac and many others artists.
What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?
Hip hop RnB folk and pop
My sound is a mix with a touch of jazz
How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?
My mother calls me Sissi since ever
What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?
Billie Holliday Bob Marley Jimmy Hendrix 2Pac 50Cent and many others artists
What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?
My third album
What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?
I’m sharing my music around the world now in USA in Switzerland in Nigeria till Australia and others countries
What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live and Why?
I don’t know yet
What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus Far?
To survive day after day keeping focus on my music
What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?
I can sing acappella the melody or to write and compose with the guitar and now I create the sound on my keyboard and I write or I write and I compose
How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?
I feel a good influence on ReverbNation
What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?
Mike Woods Diego Diligent and Vell Rangel band in reggae music
What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
I always made music
Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?
To keep focus on their dreams
What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?
To create a concert using solar energy
How Do You Feel About Originality?
Is There Anything Else We Should Know About You Or That You Would Like to Add?
No thank you