You may have heard us playing Money by Brandon_YoYo on Phoenix FM recently – but who is Brandon? We caught up with him to find out more …
Tell us a little bit about your yourself?
I’m really an entrepreneur first and foremost. I’ve had a fantastic career in tech and startups.
When did you first start to develop a passion for music?
I remember as a kid pretending my bed was the stage, and the hairbrush was a microphone. So, forever .
Which artists did you listen to while growing up?
The Eminem Show by Eminem was on repeat for me.
How would you describe your music to someone who hasn’t heard you before?
Old school hip hop with a suburban twist.
What music have you recorded and released to date?
3 self produced demo albums: No Reviews Necessary, No Rap Necessary and Template.
Which artists do you enjoy listening to at the moment – and do they influence your work?
Honestly – myself. Also, Lil Tjay, Benny the Butcher, Drake, Cole, Rakim, AZ and Nas.
Who would your dream collaboration be with?
Great Q. Definitely Eminem .
What are your plans for the future?
Working on my 4th album. I make all my own beats, and record everything in my house. So it’s just fun A-F, and helps me vent emotionally.
Where can we find out more about you?