IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What city and state are you from?
EVERAD THE GREAT: I was born and raised in Houston, Tx.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What is your music background?
EVERAD THE GREAT: Well, I’ve been submersed in music my whole life. It started with my mom, who has a great singing voice, and my dad, who is a DJ In Houston. Growing up, I heard ample amounts of music in all styles. I eventually learned to appreciate many different genres of music.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Why do you want to record and release your own music?
EVERAD THE GREAT: I want to record and release my own music mostly because it makes me feel good, and I feel that there are many people who can relate to the content in my songs. Just like music helped me understand myself, I would like to give that same experience to someone else. Also. there’s nothing like doing what you love and getting paid for it. That’s everybody’s dream.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are your songs about?
EVERAD THE GREAT: My songs are really just about my life, and how I perceive the people and the world around me.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Who are your musical influences?
EVERAD THE GREAT: My main musical influences include artists such as, Bob Marley, Jimi Hendrix, Kanye West, Kid Cudi, Jay Z, Lauryn Hill, Kendrick Lamar, and UGK
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: How would you describe your music to people?
EVERAD THE GREAT: If I had to describe my music to an audience, I would tell them my music gives off a chill and straight forward vibe. My music is all about my story and my view on events in my everyday life. Although I haven’t quite found my go to sound, I would say that my music is full of rhythm and soul.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Who is your fan base directed towards?
EVERAD THE GREAT: I would say my fan base is directed toward young adults who are trying to find their place in this world we live in.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What makes you stand out from other artists?
EVERAD THE GREAT: What makes me stand out from other artist is that I produce my own songs, and I make my own music videos. I know as long as I stay true to my music, I will be successful and my confidence sets me apart.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Tell us about one of the hardest challenges you had to face in your music career and how did you overcome?
EVERAD THE GREAT: One of my hardest challenges is finding my sound.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are some upcoming projects you are currently working on?
EVERAD THE GREAT: I plan to put out a mixtape and add plenty of music videos and interviews to my Youtube channel. There’s plenty of media coming up for the New Year.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are your career goals? Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
EVERAD THE GREAT: I will be film making. I’ll also still be producing music. It’s never ending really. Once you’re in, you’re in. I expect to be a business owner. I want to explore all aspects of this industry.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: How can your fans access your music and contact you?
EVERAD THE GREAT: Most of my music can be found on my SoundCloud, Facebook, Youtube, Instagram, ReverbNation.Com, Twitter. People can also contact me through my email under firstname.lastname@example.org.