All posts tagged in interview

  • July 22, 2020By Ron Rocky Coloma

    Yung6ix, also known as Onome Onokohwomo, released his album “Introduction to Trapfro” that is defined by both African and western interpretations of rap, trap and hip-hop music. Under his belt, he has garnered two iTunes World top 10 albums and collaborated with prominent Afrobeats stars, such as Wizkid, Davido, Mr Eazi and Yemi Alade. Ever since … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/nigerian-rap-royalty-yung6ixs-talks-about-his-album-introduction-to-trapfro/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 21, 2020By Ron Rocky Coloma

    Amassing 1,400,000 followers on Tiktok and 102,000 monthly listeners on Spotify, Emily Vu is a social media icon for teens. After posting spectacular covers on the platform, Vu finally released her new single “WEEKEND” on May 19. Multi-platinum producer Sir Nolan, who is known for working with Justin Bieber, Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez and Khalid, … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/tiktok-star-emily-vu-releases-new-single-weekend/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • May 5, 2020By Ron Rocky Coloma

    Francesca Louise’s latest single Out of Sight (Out of Mind) showcased sincerity, reliance on love, and the dread of losing one’s beloved after getting close in their relationship. In this interview with Louise, she talked about her music evolution and the life experiences that molded her tracks. She will be releasing her debut EP entitled Melancholic … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/francesca-louise-portrays-her-musical-growth-through-life-experiences/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • April 23, 2020By Mary Dodys

    If you’ve gone on TikTok in the past year, you’ve undoubtedly heard Mahogany LOX, if you somehow haven’t heard of her. She’s been a major influence behind some of the app’s boldest choreography, with her confidence anthem “Take Your Man” being used over 1.7 million times. Mahogany has been in the game much longer than TikTok, … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/pop-princess-mahogany-lox-talks-new-music-and-inspiring-confidence/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • March 28, 2020By Helen Ehrlich

    Elle Winter is a skilled and ambitious pop star who’s been in the music and film industry from an early age. With the release of debut EP, Yeah No, I got the chance to catch up with Elle to discuss her experiences, background and driving factors. Helen Ehrlich: Who are your main influences (musically, and … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/in-conversation-with-elle-winter-radio-disney-alum-after-party-actress-ivy-league-student/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • January 30, 2020By Phyllis Feng

    A cappella, in a nutshell In an era rife with EDM, autotune, “whisperpop,” and other musical paraphernalia, where does a cappella find itself amidst all this cacophony? Literally meaning “without musical accompaniment,” a cappella is music stripped down to its bare bones, piercing through all the technological accessories we have today and manipulating humanity’s most … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/a-deep-dive-into-the-world-of-a-cappella/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • January 21, 2020By Ariel Zedric

    Editor’s Note: This interview was edited for clarity and length. Best known for their hits, “All I Want” and “High Hopes,” the Irish indie rock band Kodaline has released its first single of 2020. After finishing up their UK tour, the band dropped “Wherever You Are,” which takes inspiration from being on tour and away from … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/kodalines-drummer-vincent-may-jr-talks-first-single-of-2020-and-upcoming-album/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 24, 2019By Ron Rocky Coloma

    Singer and songwriter Alus wrote and recorded her music in her bedroom that typically received massive attention on YouTube. She consistently released a number of singles with music videos that boasted about more than 500,000 views on YouTube. According to Alus, her single “Cherry” has been her new pride and joy. The songstress’s profound passion … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/alus-single-cherry-brings-back-willy-wonka-to-pop-culture/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 19, 2019By Ron Rocky Coloma

    London’s alt-pop artist Elizsabeth released her single “I Choose Myself”—the new anthem of self-empowerment and love. The US-born and UK-bred music artist had always felt that she could be her true self on stage and when would create music. When Elizsabeth first heard Einaudi’s tunes being played in the practice rooms at her senior school, … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/elizsabeths-single-i-choose-myself-magnifies-self-empowerment/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • December 18, 2019By Ron Rocky Coloma

    21-year-old singer RYAHN talks about her single “Sad Boy” and the continuous journey of her fondness for music, art and the cycle of life—an inspiration for her music’s themes. RYAHN, who is of African American, Cuban, and Jamaican or Belizean descent, hails from Broward County, Florida and started her musical journey when she very young. … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/ryahns-single-sad-boy-reveals-her-personal-growth/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • November 15, 2019By Dafny Flores

    Maude Latour recently debuted her brand new EP Starsick. Starsick is a rare talent of pop that is a mixture of soft pop and indie music. The stellar EP features the title album track, the 2018 hit “Shoot and Run,” and the angelical harmonic “Lovesick.” The New York based artist got real with me about … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/interview-maude-latour-gets-real-on-music-and-life/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read

  • October 7, 2019By Phyllis Feng

    Stumbling upon Sleeping At Last’s music in a harrowing time of my life was a miraculous blessing that, a couple of years later, still reverberates in every part of me. The first song I heard was “Saturn,” a moving aurora of music that wrapped me in its embrace with heartfelt lyrics and from then on … <a href="https://culture.affinitymagazine.us/an-interview-with-sleeping-at-last-the-beautiful-pursuit-to-understand-life/" rel="noopener noreferrer">Read