“My biggest challenge is the life-stuff.” Anna of the North is a native of Gjøvik, Norway. Enjoy our sidewalk talk where she opens up about childhood, struggling with live performance and working with Frank Ocean.
“For me there is no difference between a stranger on a street and a friend; we are all one.”Juicy M knew she was different growing up in Ukraine. Her open-mindedness and interest in unique skills set her apart. Soon after growing up she started having a strong interest in hip-hop DJing and turntablism.
“I want to be rememberd for being a nice human.”Kevin McHale had his first taste of stardom on the musical comedy-drama television series Glee. Growing up in Texas, he took the first step towards a life in music.
AJ Mitchell started stacking 1.5 million followers after posting covers and original songs that captured his silky vocal style and garnered him fans around the world. A lot of happened since then and he also has signed with Epic Records and is about to release a bunch of new music soon. Enjoy our sidewalk talk!
“I have a real passion for honesty” “Noah Kahan grew up in the small town Strafford, Vermont with only a population of 1,000 and the 133-acre tree farm where he still lives. So much happened since then. In our interview he opens up about signing to Republic Records, honesty, anxiety and depression and growing as a person.
“Success to me means being happy and comfortable with yourself and having good people around you!”Ruel’s talent with music became evident at an early age as he excelled in his singing and guitar lessons whilst in primary school. Fast forward to middle school age he started performing at school functions and busking along the Sydney beaches.
“I don’t care about the fame, I care about impact”Tayla Parx has broken all the boundaries being a Grammy Awards – nominated singer, songwriter, and actress. In our interview we talked about growing up, challenges, love and her new album ‘We Need To Talk.’
“Love is support and love keeps me happy”Diamonté Harper alias SAWEETIE drew on a passion for poetry and many years of rapping in the car. Enjoy our sidewalk talk!
“I´ve really learned to trust my instincts” At a young age Skylar Stecker already performed in front of thousands. She sung the National Anthem at nearly 100 sports games when growing up. Since then a lot happened. Enjoy our sidewalk talk!
Australian brothers Mitchel and Clinton Cave began releasing music via their YouTube channel before starting alternative pop act Chase Atlantic in 2013 with high school friend Christian Anthony. The fused their music into alternative-minded pop and rock songs.
“What I want to be remembered for? I want making people feel something when listening to my music” Scotland-born Nesbitt started pivoting her short stories to the music that she wrote on the piano and, later, acoustic guitar. Enjoy our sidewalk talk!
“At the end of the day it´s really about clean water and making real changes in people´s life.””My biggest challenge? Learning to go with the flow and stop to plan everything.” Raja Kumari is a new take on her Indian roots meeting American music – merging both her cultures.
“The biggest challenge?Putting our three brains together” Formed in Nashville COIN were started by students at Belmont University in 2012. The trio consists of Chase Lawrence (vocals/synths), Joe Memmel (guitar/vocals), and Ryan Winnen (drums) signed with Columbia that fall.
Imagine being up in the West Hollywood hills with views over the entire LA and catching all the beauty it offers. This is truly Hollywood life; working out looking over Los Angeles, drinking fresh coconuts and attended by LA’s it girls. We just try to imagine waking up and calling this place home?
Originally from Athens, which is a little town near Tyler, rapper Tay Money moved to Dallas in 2015. Growing up, she always enjoyed listening to rap music and freestyling with friends. Enjoy our sidewalk talk where she opens up about challenges, farm life and her love for hip-hop.