Carlos Overton







What is music to you? What does it give you?

Doing music is my therapy it's what i love what i enjoy a gift from god which i will never take for granted instead use it to spread positivity through my songs letting the listener know that they are not alone and that they will get through whatever they are going through doing music as a hip hop rapper gives me freedom of speech to share my experiences and to simply entertain the listener on every track i am on

What is your music dream?

To not only make money off my songs but to influence the young generation letting them know that if you follow your dreams anything is possible

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

To end starvation end racism end violence and not to have anyone being homeless

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Prince -Purple Rain

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

2 Pac ,Biggie, Snoop, Master P

What inspires you to make music?

Watching the news reading the paper even going outside and witnessing the world we live in today also when im happy mad or sad my different emotions are an inspiration also listening to the radio

What is the message you want to send with your music?

That it's real real life experiences that either i experienced or people i know have experienced or just something i witnessed with my own eyes it's not just words to a beat every song has a message whether it's negative or positive by the time your finished with each song you'll realize that it felt like you were there with me the whole time

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

It's a adrenaline rush i feed off the crowd if they seem bored i hype em up get them interested get them involved make em feel important

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

For the music i do hip hop originality is missing everyone is copying what the next artist is doing instead of me and nowadays songs are way too repetitive now words have no meaning

What do you think of Drooble?

I like it and i believe it will help me get to the next level

What frustrates you most as a musician?

That you don't make it overnight it takes a lot of dedication a lot of money a lot of patience as well which i have more of now

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

Yes because when i perform i watch all of the other performers to see what works and what doesn't to help me grow as a artist and to get an idea of the sound of today

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

To be versatile not just focus on one audience but multiple audiences instead something for everyone

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

Kasanova da don, Seagram, Coop Mc, Kock D Zell