What is your name and what city do you rep?
My name is Syrus the yung mafioso. I go by Syrus or Yung mafioso. I rep the Westcoast I was born in California, raised in Las Vegas, moved to Pasadena, and now I reside in Los Angeles.
Tell us about your latest releases, what inspired you to create them?
My latest release is just a small introduction to myself as an artist, I create music for myself to express myself.
What is unique about you and your music?
The music I make is unique because it is music I would want to listen to. I'm not out here trying to bite anyone elses style I'm just doing myself. If you f*** with my music then I f*** with you if you don't then it's not a problem.
What shaped your music?
Various artists and genres of music shaped who I am as an artist. Theres too many to list if I were to forget one it would be mad disrespectful.
When did you realize you were going to make music professionally?
I've always know I was going to make music professionally it was just making those necessary steps to progress and grow.
What type of music do you listen to?
I listen to all types of music from 70's hits to today's modern rap.
What do you do when you don’t do music (creative or otherwise) and that you are passionate about?
When I'm not making music I try my best to network and meet new people and find new inspirations. I'm passionate about my music I try to give it all my energy.
Happiness to me is being able to live life freely and without worry.
What do you wish you were told when you first started making music that you think would help artists just starting out?
If you're a new artist just start out networking and reach out to everyone you can, and forsure stay consistent.
Tell us about your upcoming projects...
I dropped The Fall which is one of three songs as an introduction project the rest of the tracks are coming very soon.
Where do we find you music / music projects?
You can find my music on Soundcloud @ Syrus the yung mafioso and soon on every major music streaming platform
Any last words for the readers?
Last Words: You are your greatest enemy, only you can hold yourself back from what you want to achieve