YUNG N.A.Z. is our featured artist on this week’s edition of Straight Official Sit Downs. He gave us his time and we talked about his moves in the industry. Check out our one-on-one down below!
Q&A WITH YUNG N.A.Z.
STRAIGHT OFFICIAL MAG:. What is your Name and where you’re from?
YUNG N.A.Z.: I go by Yung N.A.Z. and I am originally from San Francisco/ Hunters Point, California. The Bay Area.
SOMAG: What first got you interested in the entertainment industry?
As a kid I always watched BET & MTV and always was listening to the radio and I said one day I will be famous and on tv so I jumped into the music industry and my dream came true.
SOMAG: Who and/or what inspires you to create?
The hustle & the accomplishments keep me striving everyday knowing that if I put the work in I can achieve everything & accomplish all my goals
SOMAG: How would you describe your sound?
I’m a versatile trap artist and I can make all types of great music.
THE CREATIVE PROCESS
SOMAG: What is your creative process like?
Just vibing, really. I’m out here listening to the beats and creating a masterpiece from there.
SOMAG: What artist(s) would you like to collaborate with?
I would like to work with Jay-Z, Drake, Kanye West, Beyoncé, Mariah Carey, Jadakiss, Diddy, Jeezy & Gucci Mane to name a few!
SOMAG: What is one message you would give to your supporters?
To just stay focused because you never know what tomorrow may bring. Goals are accomplished everyday, you just gotta take the steps leading to it.
SOMAG: What is the most talent/skill you have that most people don’t know about?
Networking. I’m always networking making things happen
SOMAG: What would you be doing right now, if you weren’t doing music?
Probably stuck in the hood somewhere trying to figure a way out
SOMAG: Who are some artists/people you admire and why?
E-40 is a artist I look up to because he came from the same struggle I did and he made it out independently and created a legacy that’s the greatest from my region
SOMAG: What is the best advice you’ve been given?
To keep striving and to never stop!!!
SOMAG: If you could change anything about the industry, what would it be?
The industry is generating a lot of revenue and making people wealthy so I really wouldn’t change anything
SOMAG: What’s next for you, where would you like to see yourself in the next year?
At a Higher status with plaques on the wall
SOMAG:. What is your social media? How can people get in contact with you?
Instagram: @therealyungnaz & Twitter: @yungnaz