IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What city and state are you from?
CRADLER BOY: I’m from Memphis, Tennessee. I have been all over the world, and will probably be going to more places as well. I’ve lived in California and in Atlanta.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What is your music background?
CRADLER BOY: Well it’s mostly about real life. I have worked with a lot of people on and behind the sense. It’s funny how you don’t get the recognition for the job. Now I’m front row and ready to give the world my background.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are your songs about?
CRADLER BOY: My songs are about reality and giving the world the truth and facts about life and death. I speak words with great meaning. My goal is to make the world feel me as a lyrical message.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What is your favorite song to perform and why?
CRADLERBOY: My favorite song to perform is “I’m Lyrical”. The reason why is because it tells my life of a hard hitter, and everyone can relate to that song.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What has surprised you the most in the pursuit of a career in music?
CRADLER BOY: Well that one person in my corner that gave me the motivation to keep pushing and going with my talent. I am very surprised about the connects that I’ve been getting, and the team that I’m working with. Everything is a blessing.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: Who are your musical influences?
CRADLER BOY: My musical influences are: Jay Z, 2pac, Kanye West, T.I, Outkast, Cee Lo Green, 8ball & MJG, Pimp C & Bun B, Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Dmx, Nas, and many many more.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: How would you describe your music to people?
CRADLER BOY: I would say a new world order of sound that can change hip-hop for a better future. I want to influence the upcoming artists to have a power move behind every message that you give and every lyric that spit.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What makes you stand out from other artists?
CRADLER BOY: I’m the one element that the game is missing. I’m a story-teller with true facts behind my background. I combine the old with the new and make a difference worldwide.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What would you like to see changed in today’s music industry?
CRADLER BOY: I want to see truth and no fiction. I would most def like to see the lyrical come back in a new way like N.W.A. music with a real meaning words. I think they have messed up badly with this auto tune ish. Artists go in the lab an half say words an get radio play that’s wrong. I bet money, none of them can be as lyrical as I am
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are some upcoming projects that you are currently working on?
CRADLER BOY: Right now I’m working on my new single called “Selfistick”. It’s something that they can relate to worldwide. Every one and thier mother has a self stick. Another song I have is “I’m Lyrical”. I also redone “Gangsta Walk”. I can’t wait for the world to here it plus many others.
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: What are your career goals? Where do you see yourself in 10 years?
CRADLER BOY: To be number one in the country, and be an icon to the new generation. I want to let others follow and make executive decisions in different avenues. I want to grow larger than ever and help others as I was helped in the same situations
IAA INDUSTRY NEWS: How can your fans access your music and contact you?
CRADLER BOY: My website will be coming soon. It’s under construction. It will be www.cradlerboy.com and you can check me out now at www.reverbnation.com/cradlerboy ,www.facebook.com/cradler boymoneybag cradler, and I have other sites coming soon as well stay tuned in.
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