An Exclusive Interview With Multi Talented Artist, Singer, Songwriter and Producer Mia Grace
Mia Grace is an artist, singer, songwriter and producer originating from New York. Daughter of the renowned artist Prince Be of P.M. Dawn, and music industry professional Mary Sierra, Grace is a complete musician who’s storytelling combined with her genre-bending music will captivate any listener. The young talented artist is quickly making waves in the scene with her unparalleled sound and style. Inspired by the likes of her father, Aaliyah, Rihanna and Minnie Riperton. Mia Grace seeks to create music that will connect people around the world. The talented musician seeks to push the envelope with her sound and bridge various elements from different genres to make a well-rounded, dynamic style. Pursuing a bachelor’s degree with Berklee College of Music, Mia Grace is fueled by her passion for music and her willingness to be the next big artist to break through. With every release, the New York/New Jersey native will have listeners engulfed into the world she creates with her no-frills approach and realness. Mia Grace is an artist to keep an eye on and ear out for as she is set to cement herself in the music industry for years to come
Q: What’s your motto or the advice you live by?
Ans: Be your own role model! Once you think about the person you want to be and “what they would do” sooner or later you turn into that person. Everytime I progress in my goals I think about how younger me would be psyched and it’s just a great feeling and motivator.
Q: What is your favorite song to belt out at the bar/in the car?
Ans: Such a weird selection but The Dreamgirls soundtrack and Can’t feel my legs by Don Toliver.
Q: For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 5 words?
Ans: Versatile, Communicative, Colorful, Melodic and Moody
Q: At what age did you start singing?
Ans: I just remember my whole life revolving around music since I was little. My parents were in the business, my mom a manager, my dad a singer, rapper and producer. My grandparents played instruments. My brothers and I all make music. It was a very big part of my childhood. I was always singing.
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: My favorite part is definitely writing. I love experimenting with different melodies and song structures. Music is something I really enjoy so I just draw inspiration from that. Whenever I start a new song I strive to create something , I haven’t before or express something I haven’t realized.
Q: If you could perform with anyone, in the future, who would it have to be?
Ans: Phony Ppl! They’re live performances sound better than the recordings, I love their energy!
Q: Were you influenced by old records & tapes? Which ones?
Ans: Minnie RIperton. I love all her album artwork and her music. Perfect Angel and Adventures In Paradise are my favorites
Q: Who are your favorite musicians? Groups? CD’s?
Ans: I love aaliyah, rihanna, minnie riperton, brandy and Michael Jackson. I get a lot of inspiration from all of them.
Q: How do you handle mistakes during a performance?
Ans: Laugh! I think some mistakes are cool because it creates an experience that seems more real and unique.
Q: Do you have any events coming up or recording going on right now?
Ans: Stuck, my new single, comes out in September! You can follow my socials and subscribe to my website (themiagrace.com) for updates! My album is done, 2021 is gonna be amazing!
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