Maxx is a striving new artist from Rocky Mount, NC. who is just trying to make music we all can vibe to.

 

What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?

Hip hop, but a different sound. Different flow

How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?

Maxx comes from my saying I look like a character in a hood classic. If you seen it, you know what I'm talking about haha

What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?

I actually don't like to be influenced by other musical content, so MY creativity and style is the only thing that catches your ear.

What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?

I have a mixtape or ep I'm working on, haven't decided which yet. But a lot heat gonna be on it for sure, every song better than the last one in my opinion for real.

What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?

Coming out of Rocky mount, NC. I just want to give my state another leader, who not out just following trends like ATL, NY, FL. But setting trends like them instead you feel me. And actually being able to say "I MADE IT OUT OF NC", means a lot to me, maybe not to you but for me that's something different.

What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live and Why?

Common sense (prodbytakeoff) - that song just has a energy I give off and the crowd catches it immediately it's so crazy, the vibes man

What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus Far?

Just learning the industry and trying to keep going, never give up even if you are the only person to believe in your dream....you matter more than anyone else right?

What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?

I just hold all the lyrics to my songs in my head. And just go in the both and vibe, knocking them out one after the other. It gets deeper but that's the basis.

How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?

For me personally, hasn't. Just because of the fact that I'm not a social media kind of person. So I try it here and there but overall I just like making the content and releasing it. See people thoughts and reactions

What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?

Bas x milky-way, Sheck Wes x mudboy, J. Cole, Kendrick, Juice wrld

What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?

Work various 9-5....things like that.

Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?

Honestly the best advice I can give them is to go hard asf for your art and self promotion.

What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?

I would have to change the perception of what they call "hits" and "billboard toppers" because honestly the radio has been less than appealing for real.

How Do You Feel About Originality?

Originality is everything to me, because I don't want to hear a artist and be like "yeah, he cool". Then next week hear 5 different artist ripping off that one guy, and actually make a career off it.

Is There Anything Else We Should Know About You Or That You Would Like to Add?

I'm just a new artists coming out the 252, NC. Making music I think we can all vibe to.

Websites or Social Media Pages:

https://m.facebook.com/coggin.harper

https://mobile.twitter.com/YoGirlsDreamGuy

https://soundcloud.com/coggin-2

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