Interview With Musician, Artist, CEO & Developer ‘WestKeys’

Tell us a little about yourself?

I am a musician, artist, CEO, & developer.

How did you come up with your artist name? 

I am from “Westside” Saint Louis and I play the piano (keys).

How long have you been in the music industry? 

3 years.

How did you get started in the music business in the first  place? 

My lil brother heard me freestyle and recorded me.

How would you describe your latest single? 

It’s not dropped yet but I love it it’s called “Slutt Buddies”.

When can fans expect the visuals for the single?

Beginning of 2022.

Who are your inspirations in the music industry?

Lil Flip, Murphy Lee are my mentors.

How do you go about writing a song and what is your process?  

I am musically inclined so I play the piano, I place words where notes go that’s why I’m so versatile.

What is the concept behind your forthcoming project if  working on one? 

I have a four year plan my concept is to guinea pig myself so I can lead others.

Any plans on touring to promote your latest single?

Yes of course I actually may go ahead with a label.

What did you buy with your first check off music?

A Bentley and flipped it lol, a fishing boat and another Mercedes.

What are must haves when your in the studio working?

I must have a lil drink to help with my emotional connection with music which I will go to all day.

What is the best piece of advice in this business you actually followed?

Hold your imagery don’t let no one put a finger on you.

Will you be collaborating with any other artists in the future?

Yes of course I have a few collaborations of my own right now.

What artist have you had the pleasure of working with and what was it like?

T-Rell, 1playy, Murphy Lee, Lil Flipp, Young Dro, Playa Poncho etc.

Name an artist(s) that you would love to work with?  

Right Now Morray.

Do you think your music is mostly enjoyed more for the beats  or for the lyrical flow and content?

Both.

What area do you need to improve on in regards to your  career? (Example: Better production, Delivery, Stage presence, etc…)

I need better marketing and a team.

What’s your all-time favourite song? 

Over – NBA young boy

What was the last album you listened to?

Lol never broke again.

Your favourite artist of all time and why?

NBA young boy it’s the pain but I like Morray too.

Whose your favourite five artists right now? 

 NBA, Morray, Murphy Lee, moneybagg yo, key glock.

In your opinion who is the most influential and successful artist  in your genre today and why?

My genre I say fabulous the whole Entourage is perfect not too many conflicts and consistent in the background.

Who have been some of your favourite artists that you’ve been able to work with? 

Young Dro, Bankroll Freddie.

How do you feel about the current state of music? 

I like where I am my season is near.

Any dream award shows you hope to one day play at?

No, I’ll receive another award soon and I’m not stopping until I get an oscar.

What is your main goal as far as music?

To become a vessel for other musicians.

Who would you say your music relates to the most?

Morray, Rod Wave, NBA vibe.

What separates you from other artists? (What’s makes you different?)

I have my own sound, I play four instruments, I engineer n record myself, I exert through the live band and other outlets with the same passion. I AM MUSIC.

When your not in the studio, What do you like to do for fun and relaxation?

I PLAY THE PIANO OR GO NETWORK AND SUPPORT.

If you could work with any producer who would it be?

IGOT20

What’s the biggest highlight of your career thus far?

BET ROTATION, THE SOURCE MAGAZINE, HOT107.9 ATLANTA, BET ROTATION ALL GAVE ME THE SAME JOY I HAVE FOR OTHERS N MORE TO COME.

What is your dream venue to perform at?

MADISON SQUARE GARDEN.

What’s the name of the last book you read and by whom?

BIBLE

What’s your favourite sports team and why?

DONT HAVE ONE

Whose your favourite actor or actress and their best movie?

DENZEL, KATT WILLIAMS.

Name someone famous who inspires you and why?

JOE TERRY HE MOTIVATES ME AND HIS DEDICATION IS OFF THE CHARTS.

What can we expect from you in the future?

HIGH TIDES …….BIG WAVE.

Where can the fans check out for your music?

EVERYWHERE EVEN GOOGLE I HAVE MY PANEL.

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