“Be open to criticism, Be true to yourself and make moves like the “G” in lasagna (silent)” -JPLovesIt
JPLovesIt is a world-inspired singer-songwriter hailing from Los Angeles, California.
Born in Port Au Prince, Haiti, JPLovesIt fell in love with distinctive Haitian music such as Konpa. Her family also immersed her in a diverse array of genres, such as Salsa, Bolero, and zouk, to mention but a few.
One of the artist’s main inspirations in her career is the people around her that doubted her talent, skill, and motivation. She always had supportive friends and family that encouraged her to come out of her shell and explore into her natural ability. Now, she is proving the naysayers wrong. JPLovesIt is a rising star whose name is on everyone’s lips. Her music is emotional, visceral, and powerful. Through her songs, JPLovesIt wants to uplift and inspire her adoring listeners .
Q:When you decide it’s time to make a new record, is that more exciting or stressful?
Ans: Not really stressful or exciting, when I write it’s usually a form of venting which is why my lyrics are usually simple and straight to the point.The excitement comes when I find the perfect beat to match the tone of my music.
Q: How do you shut things out?
Ans: Sometimes I meditate other times I listen to old-school Haitian music that reminds me of a simpler time.
Q: How easily do songs tend to come to you?
Ans : Good question I wish I had an answer for you. Songs come to me often but I can’t say that they come easy.
Q: What is you favorite song to belt out at the bar/in the car?
ANs: That’s an easy one “Bust your windows” by Jazmine Sullivan
Q: For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 5 words?
Ans: Unique, Soulful, Revealing, Emotional, & Brave.
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: When writing, my inspiration comes from various sources; it can be an argument, a teachable moment etc. My favorite thing about that process is when I’m nearing the end of the lyrics my heart skips a beat it’s like my body letting me know how vulnerable I was with the lyrics and how frightening it might be if the outside world does not accept it.
Q: At what age did you start singing?
ANS:I don’t know the exact age,I but I know I started in middle school.
Q:Who are your inspirations?
Ans: I have so many inspirations but the two that stand out the most are Lauren Hill and Nina Simone.
Q: If you could perform with anyone, in the future, who would it have to be?
Ans: If i could perform with anyone it would have to be John Legend or Bruno Mars, they both just really own their voices!
Q:What is your favorite song to sing live?
Ans: My favorite song to sing live is “Sinnerman” by Nina Simone
Q:Do you have any events coming up or recording going on right now?
Ans: Yes! I’ll be performing on August 17th in Long Beach Check out my website for more info www.Jplovesit.com
Q:Do you have any advice for anyone wanting to sing as a career or just advice about careers in general?
Ans : Be open to criticism, Be true to yourself and make moves like the “G” in lasagna (silent)
Q: If you had a soundtrack to your life what song/songs would have to be on it?
Ans : Only one song comes to mind and that’s Sade “By Your Side”
Q: How often and for how long do you practice?
Ans: Practice never ends at my house. Music is seriously a part of my life so I’m constantly practicing.
Q: How do you balance your music with other obligations – mate, children, job?
Ans: Fortunately for me I married someone who views life as artistically as I do so music is just as much a part of his life as it is mine .
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