You obviously come from a strong musical background. How does this influence your music and sound?
Being around my father and learning so much about my grandfather, I think it undeniably had an effect on me whether I wanted to be in music or not. I was just immersed in it and eventually the music seeped through and came to the main stage.
You started your label (Mojo Recordings) and you wear the hats of DJ, producers, rapper and songwriter? What drives you to do so much?
Wearing so many hats came out of necessity. I started DJing and DJing led to producing, which led to me looking for artists and songwriters, and [it] turned out I was the best artist and songwriter that I could find. I started out experimenting by recording a few tracks here and there and people started giving me encouragement to take it to the next level.
How do you define career?
As I get older, I start to realize how important it is to enrich and inspire others that are afraid and need that extra push to do something that they're not sure they can. So success to me is when you can affect and inspire those around you. That being said, you need a means to do so and that's what I've been trying to do with this record and this label. (Mojo)
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