Ricky Persaud Jr. can make you jive, he can make you jam, he can make you rock and roll but most importantly he can keep you entertained with his silk
Ricky Persaud Jr. can make you jive, he can make you jam, he can make you rock and roll but most importantly he can keep you entertained with his silky, soulful and jazzy style. Topafricmusicvideo.com got a chance to do an exclusive one on one interview with Ricky Persaud Jr. And here is what he had to say:.
Q: Can You please tell our readers your real name as well as your Artist name?
A: Ricky Persaud, Jr.
Q: Please tell us where you are from?
A: I was born and raised in New Jersey, USA but have family in St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Grenada, Barbados and Canada.
Q: At What age did you start making music?
A: I started taking music appreciation and dance classes at the age of 3 years old. I started taking music lessons at the age of 4 years old. I started recording music when I was 14 years old.
Q: What genre of music do you particularly love? Jazz? Hip-Hop? RnB?
A: I particularly love rock, reggae and pop music.
Q: Who is your favorite artist and why?
A:My favorite artist has to be The Beatles because listening to this group as a young kid really inspired me to want to become a musician.
Q: What is the name of your single or mixtape?
A: Reggae Blues
Q: What is it all about?
A: Reggae Blues is about the struggles I had with trying to make a name for myself in the music industry. The term “Reggae Blues” itself refers to my feelings on how I love to play reggae music, but found it hard to fit into a pop dominated industry which results in me feeling the blues.
Q: Where do you get your musical inspiration?
A:When it comes to Reggae music, my biggest musical inspiration is Bob Marley.
Q: If you were given a chance, which Artist would you love to perform with?
A: I always wanted to play with one of the Marley brothers, in particular Ziggy Marley.
Please feel free to tell our audience where they can find you or your music and also tell us if you will be performing live anywhere soon (feel free to mention all the social networks people can find you)
A: You can find my music on:
Bongo Boy Records: http://bongoboyrecords.com/rickypersaudjr