Angel Ortiz also known as Ese Texas hails from Harlingen, Texas. Growing up in the streets, Ese Texas knows all to well about working hard to overcome obstacles. Ese Texas first hit the music scene with his track “Already gone” which had people turning heads and tantalized a strategic environment for him and his music. His music is heard and felt by many people who can relate to his emotions and lifestyle. Continue to listen and spread the word about hip-hop’s latest newcomer “Ese Texas”
IAA: What is your music background?
ESE TEXAS: My music background is a mix of diversities ranging from hip hop and rap to Mexican rap and Chicano rap. My background also includes r&b and ballad love songs.
IAA: What inspired you to pursue music?
ESE TEXAS: The things that inspired me to pursue music was the love I have for music and how the feelings and emotions that one can express in the form of music. Music drives me to be a voice for others as well as being in comparison with a diversity of people with similar goals, in life and struggles.
IAA: What are your songs about?
ESE TEXAS: My music is a mix of themes from sad lonely, to love and uncertainty, to the regular dark and gritty music that expresses the feelings and desires one holds within.
IAA: Do you write your own music?
ESE TEXAS: Yes, I write my own music. You can always take pride in what you accomplish and for me its being heard, recognized, and understood.
IAA: Who are your musical influences?
ESE TEXAS: My musical influence is a huge selection of artist ranging from Lil Rob to Lil Wayne. My main influence was Carlos Coy aka SPM. His music was not just music, it was a part of his history and I can relate to that in my music.
IAA: How would you describe your music to people ?
ESE TEXAS: My music is mostly story telling with a mix of uplifting and devastating outcomes. The new projects I’m working on has uplifting beats to dance too. I also hope to get a great reaction of my fans.
IAA: What makes you stand out from other artist ?
ESE TEXAS: To be honest I stand out from other artists because of the amount of focus and detail I put into my work. I try to make myself stand above other artists while creating music the fans love.
IAA: What are some upcoming projects, you are currently working on
ESE TEXAS: My upcoming project will be a new album that allows my fans the chance to get to know different aspects of my life. I want my fans to understand where I come from and how I changed and made history along the way. I want to be more involved with my fans and community. Anyone who is interested in a new topic for album cover please don’t be afraid to say anything.
IAA: What are your career goals? Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
ESE TEXAS: 10 years from now I see myself in the music industry assisting the communities. I want to help create foundations for unsigned artist, as well as children and teenagers who want to pursue music. My other career goal is to complete my degree in management.
IAA: How can your fans access your music and contact you?
ESE TEXAS: My fans can access my music thru www.reverbnation.com/esetexas. I can also be reached directly to Ortiztexas956@yahoo.com or follow me at www.twitter.com/esetexas I look forward to hearing from the fans.