An Exclusive Interview With Talented Urban Pop artist Saint Heart
Saint Heart is an Urban Pop artist based in Los Angeles with a powerful and melodic vocal style. She makes music with universal appeal that already has industry insiders buzzing. Heart moved to L.A. from her hometown of Austin, Texas to chase her childhood dream of being a recording artist and performer. Judging by the sound of her new song and video “Nobody,” she is well on her way to making that dream quite real. The track is a slice of mid-tempo pop bliss with an instantly infectious hook and an independent attitude that could break Saint Heart to a much larger audience. It is currently available on Spotify, iTunes, and all other major platforms.
California life has been good to Heart and she has scored high-profile gigs at the Grammy Awards, the San Diego County Fair, and Comic Con that met with overwhelming success. She’s a strong live performer and her audiences caught her vibe right away. Heart has also performed for FOX, CBS, NBC, ABC, Kiss Fm, and iHeartRadio.
Heart has recorded with heavy-hitters including multi-platinum Billboard Award-winning producer Andrew Lane (Backstreet Boys, Becky G, Miley Cyrus, Carson Lueders) and Jess Jackson (Tyga, Chris Brown, The Wanted, Etsy, Nicki Minaj, Lil Twist, Busta Rhymes, Kanye West) and both men have contributed to her debut EP, which is now in production. She has also collaborated with the Jackie Boyz and Gemini (Justin Bieber). Once the EP is released, Saint Heart will tour internationally, execute media campaigns, and appear on TV and radio. Heart is a fresh face and voice on the global pop music scene and has the songs, talent, and skill to take herself to the highest levels of success. Anyone looking for a new favorite singer and song needs to find Saint Heart today.
Q:When you decide it’s time to make a new record, is that more exciting or stressful?
Ans: It is always fun and exciting working on new music, I love to collaborate with other artist in the studio.
Q: How do you shut things out?
Ans: I turn my phone off and get in my creative zone.
Q: How easily do songs tend to come to you?
Ans : I usually come up with a idea or lyrics an then get in the studio and create the melody with my producer.
Q: What’s your motto or the advice you live by?
Ans: Work Hard, Dream Big and live life to the fullest.
Q: What is you favorite song to belt out at the bar/in the car?
ANs: Bruno Mars “Thats what I like”.
Q: For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 5 words?
Ans: Pop, Urban, Real, good vibes,powerful
Q: You write all of your own music; where do you draw inspiration from when you write songs and what’s your favorite part about the process?
ANS: I write music from real life, love, friendship, and just having a lit night. It comes from a real place.
Q: At what age did you start singing?
ANS: I have been singing since I was little, I started choir in school then I joined gospel choir. I decided there is nothing else that I would want to do other than sing, write and perform music, out of high school thats when i decided to move to Los Angeles with a dream and a suitcase.
Q:Who are your inspirations?
Ans: Michael Jackson, Bruno Mars, Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears.
Q: If you could perform with anyone, in the future, who would it have to be?
Ans: Bruno Mars, he is so talented an humble, and I love his creativity.
Q:What is your favorite song to sing live?
Ans: My favorite song to sing live would have to be one of my newest “Skin” its very catchy and it has powerful vocals.
Q:Do you have any events coming up or recording going on right now?
Ans:As I just performed at San Diego “Comic Con” back to back 3 nights in a row, I am currently working on my Ep in the studio with my hit music producers.
Q:Do you have any advice for anyone wanting to sing as a career or just advice about careers in general?
Ans : My advice is to never give up on your dreams no matter who or tries to bring you down they are just fuel to your fire.
Q: If you had a soundtrack to your life what song/songs would have to be on it?
Ans : I would say my life soundtrack would be “Happy” by Pharrell. I’m such a happy person and blessed to be alive.
Q: What was the first tune(s) you learned?
Ans: The first songs I ever learned were Christmas songs my Grandma taught me how to sing and play the organ when I was very young.
Q: Is your family musical?
Ans:My family is talented in their own way but I would had to say I was blessed to have the ability to sing and perform.
Q: Which famous musicians do you admire? Why?
Ans: Christina Aguilera, She is a powerhouse and she has the range that any singer would only dream to have. Michael Jackson the king of pop there will never be another one.
Q: What are your fondest musical memories? In your house? In your neighborhood or town?
Ans: Performing at my number one hit radio station 96.7 KISS FM in Austin Texas.
Q: What advice would you give to beginners who are nervous?
Ans: Go follow your dreams and there is no one way for success create your own.
Q: How often and for how long do you practice?
Ans: I practice every week with my vocal coach.
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