Upcoming hip hop artist Lil Kaycee has a unique voice in the New York underground hip hop scene. The artist can bounce between a multitude of different sounds. With the recent release of his project “Still Haven’t Slept Yet“, we got the chance to sit down and talk with the upcoming artist. You can read the interview below:
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Tell us about your background, what have you gotten to where you are today?
My name is Charles Walker, aka Lil Kaycee and I’m from Bricktown Jamaica, Queens NY. I’m a singer and rapper and music is something I enjoy doing!
Where are you from?
I’m from Bricktown South Side Jamaica Queens NY.
When did you start music?
I’ve been fighting and doing music ever since I was like 10! But I started taking it seriously around the age of 21.
How did you get into music?
I’ve always been into music because my pops was a big DJ in queens! His name was DJ Kaycee.
What is the most challenging thing you have overcome in your life?
Honestly the most challenging thing I think I had to overcome was getting shot 23 times I think that was big for me to overcome!
Are you currently signed or independent?
I am currently independent! I’m not opposed to signing if it’s the right deal but I have talent so I don’t need to sign!
Who inspires you the most musically?
Honestly, if I had to choose who inspired me to rap I would say Biggie smalls!
What do you want people to take away after listening to your music?
Honestly, I make music because music in a lot of ways helped me through different points and turning events in my life! I’m hoping my music does the same for others one day!
Any new music coming out soon?
YES! my album dropped on April 16th, called “STILL HAVEN’T SLEPT YET”.
What is your greatest achievement as a musician?
I want to say my greatest achievement as an artist so far was that someone told me that they look up to me! That was a pretty crazy feeling!
Do you produce your own music? If not who do you work with?
No, I have a killer producer that kills everything I create up at Stoney records! He is my engineer and he’s a beast!
Who is one artist you wish you could work with?
Honestly, I would love to do a song with meek mill! I think that would be amazing!
Tell us about any new music you have coming out? When is coming out? What is it about?
My new album will be out on April 16th and it’s called “still haven’t slept yet” it’s my FIRST album with some great features and it is greatly anticipated!
What does a day inside your shoes look like?
Honestly just hard work, I’m always striving to get to the next level and push myself to the next limit!
Anything else you want the audience to know about you?
BE ON THE LOOK OUT FOR ME BECAUSE IM COMING!
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