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What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?
Hip-hop as the Genre best describing my music. I would describe my sound as a different melody all together with a fast flow.
How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?
The story behind my chosen name Jd Scrills is well at this stage I won't say where the JD comes from, but we all know Scrills/Scrilla is cash/money and I'll just leave it at that for now.
What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?
The main influences were: N.W.A and E-40, Bone-Thugs 'n' Harmony/Mo Thugs ( of course ☺☺),
Listen to Tech9, Twista Insane, as well these days. Just about anything with that fast flow
What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?
Yes currently have a few projects, not sayimg any names at the moment or have any release dates. You will have to keep an eye out on my facebook for information on new releases. Projects in the works, with a few of my own singles to be releases soon.
What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?
Hip-hop is mainly a passion of mine, I don't really do it for the money but of course any momey is good ☺
Well to give my family a better life is my main goal, and to have at least 1 single in the hip-hop top 100. Just to stir things up a little
What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live and Why?
I have only really just begun my career on the music scene, but i have been writing, rehearsing, just spitting a line here and there and practicing my own style for many years.
So its kind of hard to answer this question
What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus Far?
Trying to remain humble
What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?
Rollling up something and just zoning out, letting past, present and future jumbled mess just flow out and I write it down using that fast flow to give it a kick but the beat has to be basey with that unique melody.
How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?
I started only doing demo's approximately 3 years ago and then just chucked them up on facebook.
Social media was really a world I knew nothing about and it has helped me to not just rap for fun and introduced me to a lot of interesting people, good people that want to do nothing but help one another. It feels like its exactly where I belong.
What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?
Album: Carbon Monoxide by Bizzy bone,
Wow this is a hard one as I have such a big play list haha
Krayzie Bone: Life Is A Lesson To Learn
Busta Rhymes, Twista, O.D.B,
What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
On the streets and trying to stay out of trouble, making as much money as I could. Im not going into further details.
Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?
Definitely listen to your elders especially the ones you know have been in the industry a long time, just be yourself, work hard and save that money. Invest in beats, promote yourself, have fun but remember its still a business so marketing is key but overall show love and respect and you will definitely get it back.
What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?
NextHow Do You Feel About Originality?:Im all original myself, its better to be different. We all have artist idols that we look up to nit its definitely more noticeable if you have your own sound.
Is There Anything Else We Should Know About You Or That You Would Like to Add?
Just believe in yourself. Special thanks to of course God, my family, friends and fans. And a big special thanks to Rikki Williams in Western Australia. You know who you are. If it wasn't for you brother, I wouldn't have all the connections I do now, much love