Underground Interview with Keez Swift
What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?
I'm a music artist. I mainly like to do rap/hip hop but I like any genres. I don't want to feel like I'm stuck in one category. My rap songs are punch line heavy and lyrically inclined. I would like to say it's like eminem and Ludacris.
How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?
My original name was K swift given to me by my friend And the first time I rapped for him. In 2016 I was working at a factory in Charlotte and an Asian man asked me my name, I said keith, and it was so loud in there all I heard was keys.
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What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?
Number one definitely Eminem the goat. Jayz Ludacris t.i. the game, young jeezy
What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?
I am always recording new music. Any beat I can find I jump on.
Perfect or not ill release it. I am willing to work with anyone in any genre. I don't want to be confined to just hip hop.
My friend and business partner Eezy Beezy have music on all platforms under beastbelly productionz.
What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?
I'm not looking to be famous, just heard and recognized. I've been sober off of all drugs and alcohol for nearly 3 years. I literally traded dope for music and it works for me.
What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live and Why?
I've performed 3 times. Twice for coast to coast live and once in my city of Greenville sc.
What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus Far?:
Getting people to listen.
What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?
I hear a beat and start writing. Sometimes it'll take an hour sometimes a week.
How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?
Social media is evil
What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?
Baby you got it
Shorty gotta body
What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
Drugs. A lot of drugs.
Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?
Follow your dreams. Anything is possible.
What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?
Music is always progressing. There are so many different lanes and categories now. There's always going to be change. Don't hate.
How Do You Feel About Originality?
We will always be compared to someone because that someone created the lane.
Is There Anything Else We Should Know About You Or That You Would Like to Add?