What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?
My kind of music that best describes my song is pop.
I would describe my song as to be a happy and cheerful song.
How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story? You know, I don't really know. I just kind of thought about it. The name JYAG stands for Just Your Average Guy and I guess you can say that there was this one time when I was just thinking to myself one day that I am just your average guy that you see everyday passing by on the street working an 8 hour job paying their rent and living life to the fullest.
Websites or Social Media Pages: Facebook and Youtube
What Are or Have Been Your Musical Influences?
My musical influences is about meanings and also happiness. You see, when I wrote my song Bully, I kind of not only thought about all the bullies that I have ever fallen victim to but others who experienced what I went through as well. So one day I wrote the song in just one night and now here we are. My goal for this song is to hope that it would help people who've been bullied and prevent bullying from happening.
What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?
Right now I AM working on a new song. I already got the lyrics and an idea on how it would sound like. Now what's next is to go to a recording studio and get it mastered and edited. Unfortunately there are no collaborations in mind. I would love to though in the future with someone hopefully.
What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?
My ultimate goal in the music industry is to simply just give people music so that they may enjoy it. My plan of action is to just keep on writing and coming up with ideas for new songs.
What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live and Why?
My favorite song to perform live is my own song "Bully" because it's a happy song and people would usually clap and sing along together with my song. And that's what I love the most, entertaining my audience and enjoying a positive vibe from them.
What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus Far?
My biggest challenge for me in this career so far are three things.
1) Money, because it IS expensive to master and edit a song
2) Creative Writing, because it takes along time and sometimes it's hard to come up with the perfect for that song and,
3) Time, because when writing a song it can be time consuming when you have other plans.
What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?
When I wrote songs, I usually think about it's going to sound like first, then I'll slowly come up with words to fit in right with the song. Sometimes I won't even be thinking about what words to put in a song it hits me like for example walking at a the park, and then I'll just put it down on my piece of paper.
How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?
When I put my song out there and people listened to it, that really made me happy knowing that at least some people liked it.What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?:Some of my current tracks on my playlist is a band named "Daughter" and also a little bit of Taylor Swift.
What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
I worked as a Nursing Assistant and still am working as one. I love my job. Not only do I get to know and help my resident's needs and cares, but also knowing and bonding with the resident's family as well.
Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?
My advice is this. DON'T GIVE UP!!! Keep on practicing, keep making music, and keep on writing. Follow your dream and ignore all those who told you that you can't make it because when that time comes where you DO succeed in the music world, not only would you have proven them wrong but that you have also proven to yourself as well knowing that you were and are more than capable of achieving your come to be in this field. Get rid of that doubt and start seize your moment!
What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?
Honestly I wouldn't change a thing because music is in my opinion a language; it speaks to people. Whether it makes them sad, angry, happy, focused, or motivated, music is always changing and will never stop changing.
How Do You Feel About Originality?
Originality is good! It's always interesting bringing something new to the table.
Is There Anything Else We Should Know About You Or That You Would Like to Add?
My song "Bully" is distributed in many stores. For example;
• Apple Music
• YouTube, and many more!