An Exclusive Interview With D. MyKe
Q: How do you shut things out?
Ans: Every couple months, I like to take 3-4 days where I don’t look at my phone or I put my phone away. I like to take vacations. I travel to places I’ve never been to and that’s how I recharge my battery.
Q: What’s your motto or the advice you live by?
Ans: Keep working. Don’t ever stop working. Take breaks but don’t ever stop working.
Q: What is your favorite song to belt out at the bar/in the car?
ANs: I don’t really go to bars. But I like to listen to my previously recorded music a lot. I normally just chill when I drive or I am on the phone.
Q: For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 5 words?
Ans: A Breath Of Fresh Air.
Q: If you could perform with anyone, in the future, who would it have to be?
Ans: Drake. he’s one the greatest artist of all time. it would be dope to work with him.
Q:What is your favorite song to sing live?
Ans: I think my song “Let’s Go To Vegas” would be my favorite song to perform. It has such a good vybe.
Q: Which famous musicians have you learned from?
Ans: I learned a lot from following and watching the careers of Jay Z. I got to see artist such as YG, Nipsey husstle, Ty Dolla $ign and Dj Mustard develop personally. That was a very cool situation to be around and I’m extremely fortunate to have been apart of that.
Q: Were you influenced by old records & tapes? Which ones?
Ans: 90’s music is an era I grew up on and that era of music is one of the best eras in my personal opinion. That whole era of music really influenced what I had Going on.
Q: Do you perform in public? Describe those occasions? Concerts, radio, TV?
Ans: Yes. I’ll perform any and everywhere.
Q: Do you get nervous before a performance or a competition?
Ans: I used to get nervous but now I just have fun. Because at the end of the day that is what it is all about.
Q: What advice would you give to beginners who are nervous?
Ans: If you really want it. Dive in Head first and don’t look back.