Tam N [tamnsaliwaattwitter]
What do you do? What is your musical specialty?
I talk about life's issues and about issues that I deal with hoping it helps me and others like me get through those issues
Do you work alone or in a group? If in a group, who are the others you work with?
I write alone, but have music composed for me from Jean Marie and Bianca Granzow of Koblenz Germany
Is there a web address where one can listen, see, or read some of your work?
Please list any awards, competitions, or other acknowledgments you would like to mention.
My little 3 year old daughter thinks im the best rapper alive!
Please list discography in which you have participated.
None so far. I started making music 6-7 months ago
How did you begin making music? Who introduced you?
I was jobless and just started writing to pass time and then to help cope with my situation. My girlfriend made me start writing to help her and her brother have lyrics for their music and I caught on.
What was your musical education?
All i do is listen to music! Nothing more
When did you realise that making music could be a way of life for you?
When i started to like hearing what i was making!
What is your creative process?
Anytime any place something comes to mind, and i write it...
When do you have your most lucid moments, in the morning or night?
In the shower. haha
Have you ever awoken with a melody created from your dreams?
How do you know when a song is finished or needs no more changes?
I will record it, listen to it at home a few times, then see what needs to be fixed
What part of your job is your least favourite?
Working to get people to hear your creation!
How often do you practice?
Whenever it comes to mind...
Which musicians or groups have been inspiring to your career?
Any and all that have been creative/positive/emotionally revealing...
A tribe called quest, Nas, Az, Kanye West, Drake, Jay Z, BIG, Pac... its a long list...
What other things have you done to make a living?
I have a good paying day job... Im happy
Who would you play with, without a doubt?
Drake or Kanye West!
What advice would you give to someone starting out in the business?
Don't lie to yourself!
Edmonton Canada Koblenz Germany