10 QUESTIONS

MUSIC || WHO IS NEO YOUNG?

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Neo Young, A 21 Year Old Musician From A Small Town In The Eastern Cape Called Lady Grey.

 

When did you start making music and what motivated it?

I started writing rhymes when i was between the ages 11 and 12. I taught myself how to make beats when i was 13. I’ve always been into music since i was a kid so me pursuing it full time was bound to happen

 

Who are some of the people you look up to?

Andre 3000, Tupac Shakur, Nikola Tesla, Basquiat, Anatii, AKA, Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole And Lauren Hill

 

Do you do anything outside of music?

Yes, I am a graphic and fashion designer. I recently started directing editing videos.

 

Can you detail your process to make music?

I usually start by making a beat from there on i write to it. Then i go on to record myself. When im done with the recording i leave the song a day or two before listening to it again then i mix it

 

Who are some of the people you would like to work with in the future?

AKA, Anatii, Flame, Riky Rick And Zonke.

 

Who are the producers you’ve been working with lately?

I Make All My Beats Myself

 

What has been the highlight of your career so far?

Me dropping my debut song and seeing how people respond to it, was really overwhelming. I didn’t expect it, i even shed a tear.

 

What motivated the cover art of your latest single ‘WHO GON’ STOP ME?’

The cover art for the song is inspired by the movie Scarface. The EP I’m dropping in a few days is named after the movie.

 

What can we expect from you in the near future?

I’m planning on dropping two Extended Playlists Before the year end a mixtape in February and hopefully the album some time next year

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