Advintage is a man on a mission with a vision and a purpose. Doing his music for the youth full service. He is an old soul with a new school blend. Music is his passion.
What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound? The musical genre that best describes my music would be hip hop/ indie and my sound is old school with a new flavor.
How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?
My name is Advintage. I feel like I have an advantage when it comes to making great music so that's where the ad comes into play and my music is timeless and classic so that's where vintage comes into play and it's not just music it's a lifestyle referring to vintage.
What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?
Musical influences are Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Jimi Hendrix, John Coltrane, Andre 3000, Nas, Common, Biggie, Big daddy kane, Rakim, Krs-one, Kanye West, Pharell, Ludacris, Big Pun, Fabulous, Styles P, Jadakiss, Maze, Dmx, Maze, Funkadelics, Michael Jackson, Prince, Commodores, temptations,Whitney Houston, Avant, musiq soulchild, Teddy Pendergrass, Intro, Barry white, Sam Cooke, Cheryl Lynn, a taste of honey,marvin Gaye, sade, aaliyah, bell biv devoe new jack swing movement,camron, Lloyd banks,Ryan leslie,Pete rock,dj premier,large professor,Bob Marley, shabba ranks, elephant man, sean paul,Chaka Denis and pliers,juju banton,etc.
What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?
Working on an ep called black excellence it will be coming out soon.
What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?
My ultimate goal is to make an impact on lives of all ages through my music. To continue to make great music and get it out to the people so my voice can be heard.
What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus far?
Getting my music heard.
What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?
Once I hear a beat I start thinking about the message I am going to convey on a track or I vibe to the music and write whatever comes to my head. It's all about a vibe and how I'm feeling at the specific moment.
How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?
It is a blessing because without it it would be harder to get a buzz and a fan base if there wasn't social media.
What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?
Advintage, Big Sean, Kendrick Lamar, childish gambino, etc.
What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
I worked at many retail stores and fast food restaurants.
Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?
Never give up, network, seize all opportunities that come you're way but always being prepared to make things happen for you're brand.
How Do You Feel About Originality?
It is vital to my music. I never been the one to go with what's trending musically. Always had my own sound and own lane to work with.
Is There Anything Else We Should Know About You Or That You Would Like to Add?
Continue to listen to my music on Itunes, Spotify and Reverbnation
Click in Advintage and you will find me. Bless up!
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