Tremaine Moore, aka Tree Boogy is an artist from Syracuse, New York. Music has been his passion since he was a young kid. Over those years he taught himself how to make beats, play piano, engineer, as well as received a
Degree in Business. With the knowledge that he has gained over the years plus his work ethic, his future is lit.
What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?
I feel as though the Hip-Hop and Trap genre is where my music lives. I would describe my sound as dark and melodic, but very catchy.
How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?
I actually got my name from my older siblings when I was a kid. My name is Tremaine, so everybody called me Tree for short, and because I became so heavily involved in music, my older sister and my brother in law starting calling me Tree Boogy, and it stuck with me every since then.
What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?
My older siblings are 16 years apart from me, so my older brothers would play a lot of Wu- Tang, Nas, Jay-z, LL Cool J, Cannabis, the list goes on. Also, I had a lot of R&B influences because I have two older siblings. Aaliyah, Monica, Mary J, and many many more, I would say as a kid I enjoyed a lot of different artist, and they all have had some influence in the style of music I offer.
What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?
At the moment, I am currently working on more of a R&B sound. I've been paying close attention to my listeners, and many I them have been gravitating towards music that just makes you feel good overall. Starting In April, my goal is to give my listeners a new song every 2 weeks, and as far as collaboration, I have a team of hungry new artists who are going to bring a lot of energy into this project.
What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?
My ultimate goal is to create a platform for artist like myself, who are very talented, but struggle to get heard because of the amount of over saturation in the market, so I would love to create a environment where you can submit your music, and a professional engineer, producer, or whoever, actually takes the time out to listen to your music and offer their honest personal opinion on your career, or offer you guidance in the right directions.
What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live and Why?
My favorite track to perform live is LITTT because it really has a way of getting the crowd moving, and when everyone in the crowd is having a good time, it just makes the song that much more fun to perform.
What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus far?
The biggest challenge in my career thus far is finding the right platform to reach my target audience because of over saturation in the market.
What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?
My songwriting process varies. Sometimes I get an ideas then i'll make the beat to the idea, but there are also time when I make beats and then a great idea comes, but those are the main 2 ways that I come up with songs.
How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?
Social media is one of the best things in todays day and age. People can buy music online now, so it makes selling music, and merchandise that much more easy. Also, when marketing a new song, you can literally post a song and reach thousands of people in a matter of minutes.
What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?
Some tracks and artists currently on my playlist are Dave East, Drake, Fabulous, Jadakiss, and many more. I also like a lot of the new artist songs to, but its hard to keep up being so busy with music.
What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
Before I was into music, I was playing football. I was a 1st team all-cny, and all-state wide receiver who was recruited to Central Connecticut State university. While playing football I was still making beats, and rapping, and playing piano. After sports didn't work out, in 2006 I dove head first into music and been here every since.
Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?
Work hard, always set the bar high for yourself, and never stop perfecting your craft.
What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?:
I would try to take the time out to listen to every demo because you never know, you can miss out on the next greatest artist because you did take the time out.
How Do You Feel About Originality?
I feel originality is the only thing that you have that makes your product different from every other artist, and I strongly support it. Music is about being creative, and to me creativity is all about originality.
Is There Anything Else We Should Know About You Or That You Would Like to Add?
I worked very hard to get where I am, I make my own beats, write my own songs, engineer my own tracks, and also do all my marketing promotions etc.
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