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Straight Official Sit Downs | Masta Edge of Soul

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Masta Edge of Soul

MASTA EDGE OF SOUL is the next contestant taking the hot seat for this edition of Straight Official Sit Downs. @klassikceo got the opportunity to chop it up with the emerging artist and you can check out their session down below. Stay tuned in to StraightOfficial.com where we celebrate HIp-Hop. lifestyle and culture!

Q&A WITH MASTA EDGE OF SOUL

What is your Name? Where are you from and what first got you interested in the entertainment industry?

My name is “Masta Edge of Soul” and I was raised in Suffolk Va. and Queens New York .

I guess my first interest in entertainment came at an early age. In my life I have known not singing. A song and music is who and what I am. I would say that my creativity and inspiration comes from the beautiful tones and the rhythm of music.


Who and/or what inspires you to create?

I can’t pick any one particular artist. It expands from James Brown, Nat Cole, Frank Sinatra, Frank Zappa! The Delfonics (my all time favorite group!) Motown , Phill International, Stax, The Beatles and many others.

THE CREATIVE PROCESS


How would you describe your sound?

I would describe my sound as soulful, edgy, tender, caring and rhythmic. I love all colors of music


What is your creative process like?

My creative process is in the fact that it flows through in every moment! I believe the music is continuously flowing through me.

Masta Edge of Soul
(Photo Cred: Bogies Bar)

I truly love making music! I love performing for fans. I feel that I have a message that needs to be heard.

Masta Edge of Soul


What artist(s) would you like to collaborate with?

In terms of artist that I would like to collaborate with, that’s really hard at this point. The music has changed so much. The TRULY great artist that I resonated with are no longer. That’s not saying that I don’t respect the new artists. I’m just from a different quality of creativity and sound.

LET’S SHIFT GEARS


What would you be doing right now, if you weren’t doing music?

What I would doing doesn’t exist without music. Again, there is something that’s moving and alive in me to be and make a difference in this world.

Who are some artists/people you admire and why?

I have a few that I admire. Some of my favorites include William Hart, Marvin Gaye Luther Vandross, EWF & Sly Stone.


What is the best advice you’ve been given?

To be aware of your every breath.

Masta Edge of Soul

IN CONCLUSION


What’s next for you? Where would you like to see yourself in the next year?

Next year is to far. Right NOW is all that matters.


12. What is your social media? How can people get in contact with and follow you?

You can go to my website at https://www.uniglobalrecords.com and look for me on Facebook (Uniglobalrecords2023) 

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Emotive Resonance: Ray Pearson’s “From the Heart” Ep

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Ray Pearson

A Sonic Journey From Ray Pearson

Ray Pearson‘s latest endeavor, the Hip-Hop album titled “From the Heart,” is a poignant exploration of emotion and lyrical prowess within the realms of contemporary rap. As a seasoned artist, Pearson brings his unique voice and storytelling ability to the forefront. He invites listeners to delve into the intricacies of his personal and universal experiences.

“From the Heart” isn’t just an album; it’s a sonic journey that unfolds with each track, revealing layers of Pearson’s creativity and emotional depth. From the opening beats to the closing notes, listeners are immersed in a world where authenticity and vulnerability take center stage.

Tracks that Speak Volumes

The Industry” The album kicks off with a track that immediately establishes the album’s thematic core. Pearson’s delivery is a blend of introspection and assertiveness, as he lays bare his thoughts and feelings. The beats mirror the heartbeat of the narrative, creating a compelling introduction to the album.

“What is Life?” “serves as a lyrical masterpiece, showcasing Pearson’s prowess with words.

“I Gotta Deal With Pt.2” Pearson delves into the struggles and aspirations of a dreamer in this track. The beats are reflective, mirroring the ebb and flow of the journey toward success. It’s a narrative that many can relate to, making it a standout piece on the album.

“We Don’t Talk” ” explores the concept of leaving a mark on the world. Pearson’s verses delve into the desire to create a lasting impact, both personally and within the hip-hop genre. The beats carry a weighty significance, emphasizing the gravity of the lyrical content.

“Gone” As the album comes to an end, “Gone” introduces a mellow vibe. Pearson’s flow is dynamic and infectious, encouraging listeners to rise above challenges and embrace personal growth. The track injects a burst of energy into the album’s overall narrative.

Fusing Authenticity with Recognition

“From the Heart” has not only captured the hearts of Hip-Hop enthusiasts but has also received acclaim from the industry, earning recognition and support from influential entities like the @fleetdjs. The album’s authenticity, combined with Pearson’s lyrical prowess, has positioned it as a noteworthy contribution to the Hip-Hop landscape.

Ray Pearson

In Conclusion

“From the Heart” stands as a testament to the power of authentic storytelling within the genre. From the beats that resonate with urban landscapes to the heartfelt lyrics that navigate the human experience, each track is a carefully crafted piece of art. Ray Pearson knocked this one out of the park!

As listeners embark on this musical journey, they are invited to not only hear but also feel the emotive resonance that defines “From the Heart.” Pearson’s ability to merge vulnerability with skillful lyricism sets this album apart, solidifying his place as a compelling voice in contemporary Hip-Hop.

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