Q: ARTIST NAME?
A: Calvin McGriff
Q: Explain what your name means?
A: This is my birth name and I thought it would be cool to use it as my stage name.
Q: What city and state are you representing?
A: Okmulgee, Oklahoma
Q: Describe your style of singing or rapping?
A: I’m an R&B/Soul singer and I fuse old sounding music with modern music.
Q: Who inspired you to pursue a music career?
A: I was inspired by James Brown, Michael Jackson, Motown, and many other legends in the industry including the new era such as Bruno Mars, John Legend, and etc.
Q: What challenges did you face as a youth in pursuit of your music?
A: The challenges I face would be time management and figuring out what tactics work and how to market my material and build a fan base.
Q: Describe your feelings when you’re recording music in the studio?
A: I get a feeling that makes me feel great, it’s hard to describe. Being in the studio brings the best out of me.
Q: What is the message behind your music?
A: I like to create motivational music and love songs mostly but I’m starting to transition to creating life stories as well. My message is to uplift positivity.
Q: What do you fear the most in this business?
A: I fear not knowing enough about the business side of the industry and coming in to contact with shady parties. Losing creative control is also a fear.
Q: Are you excited to be featured in RNH Magazine?
A: Yes, I’m excited to be featured because exposure for an indie artist is a huge achievement.
Q: How can people reach you on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook & etc?
A: They can reach me on Instagram and Twitter @calvin_mcgriff and they can find me on Facebook by searching “Calvi McGriff.” They can also find me on my website calvinmcgriff.com
Q: Name of Track being aired?
A: Old Fashioned Love
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