What is your name and what city do you rep?
GM Dez from East St.louis Illinois
Tell us about your latest releases, what inspired you to create them?
My latest album Life Concept 2 was inspired by things that were going around me also my view on how I look at situations.
What is unique about you and your music?
I have and under dog mentality and I refuse to quit on anything that I set my mind too. When it come to my music I want you to be able to Visualize and also feel the emotions of the music.
What shaped your music?
Music has always been around me even subconsciously. My cousin and some of my friends were rappers. I was always interesting but it was only for fun at frist.
When did you realize you were going to make music professionally?
When my mother had pass away. We had our last conversation and she told me you will never know if you dont try. From that moment on I was going to do everything in my power to make it happen.
What type of music do you listen to?
I listen to blues, jazz, reggae, r and b and of course hip hop.
What inspires you to write music?
well I'm a huge basketball fan. I enjoy sitting back a watching movie as well. Also I'm a shoe fanatic.
Happiness to you is…
everything because without happiness their no passion.
What do you wish you were told when you first started making music that you think would help artists just starting out?
I want artists to know have a plan and stick to it. Also know the business side of music. Building a team around you as well.
Where do we find you music / music projects?
I'm got back into the studio to create my next project Nature Of A Rebel that will be produced by Awakamanbeats. Couple of other projects as well. You can find my music on all streaming platforms as well.
Any last words for the readers?
I appreciate each and everyone of you taking the time out to read this. I truly appreciate your support as well.