Artist: Kyle Davis
Kyle Davis is a 18 year old music artist from Lexington, Massachusetts. He writes all of his songs, the genre being unique in itself, a combination of jazz and urban island. He is a pioneer in this specific genre, creating an appeal from young to old. Kyle plays piano, guitar and uses percussion and complex harmonies to create a rich full sound for each track. He is often compared to Bruno Mars because of his powerful, emotional voice. With his jazzy runs, meaningful lyrics and catchy melodies, Kyle creates a unique sound that leaves you wanting more.
Music is my life. It means the world to me.
What Music activities are you involved in? Recording artist, songwriter, composer, producer, engineer?
I am a performer, recording artist and songwriter.
What aspect of what you do musically, do you find the most fun?
The most fun part of what I do musically is putting out new music for my fans to hear.
How would you describe your music?
My music is pretty hard to describe. It’s pretty mainstream but there are elements of jazz, island and hip hop in a lot of the songs. I try to never put out two songs that sound a like. I have often been compared to Bruno Mars, Jessie J, Maroon 5 and Adele
Who is your favourite artist?
My favorite artist is Jessie J because she has the most amazing voice in the world.
What are you trying to say through your music?
I try to put as much as I can into my music. Every song for me has a message and a story.
How important is performing to you?
Performing is my favorite thing to do in my life. It inspires me to watch the reaction of the crowd as I show off my talent. Entertaining people gives me so much pleasure.
What are your goals and aspirations as a musician?
My goal as a musician is to one day be able to make a living off my music career. I would love to be able to tour and record music full-time.
What is another genre of music, different from the one you play, that you like?
I really enjoy hip hop music. Eminem is my favorite rapper.
As a musician do you ever think you’ll quit learning your art?
I will never quit music because it gives my life meaning.
Do your family and friends support you pursuing your passion for music?
I have always been blessed with a supportive group of friends and family.
Does music play an important role in society? If so why?
Music is one of the few things that can always bring people together. It can set the mood for any kind of situation and it can make people inspired.
Do you worry about making it in todays music industry?
i sometimes worry that I won’t make it in today’s music industry but I will keep trying my whole life and even if I don’t make it I will still have spent my life doing what I love.
What would you tell young musicians that may help inspire them to develop their talent?
I would tell young musicians to practice as much as possible and work really hard at your career because a career in music takes 100 % dedication.
How long does it take you to write a song from start to finish?
As long as I feel inspired, I can write a song in under an hour most of the time.
Do you ever have trouble finding time to work on your music?
I always wish that I had more free time to write music.
What affect do you want your music to have on others?
I hope that my music can make people have a good time, feel entertained, be inspired and become emotional all at the same time.
How important is it to fit music into your daily life?
When I sing it makes me feel so much better about other things that are going on in my life so I try to do it every day.
Do you ever use mobile technology to help you record your ideas?
As soon as I have a great idea for a song I record it on my camera so that I don’t forget it.
My final thoughts to inspire young musicians:
I really hope that you love my music!
Thank you on behalf of Listening Edge Records for taking time to share with us your thoughts on music, and helping inspire musicians of all ages.Trevor Baron President Listening Edge Records