Conversations & Quotables: Q&A with Masud Merch Music

Achickwitbeatz: Who is Masud Merch Music?

Masud Merch Music: I was born in Inkster. Raised in the Cass Corridor section of Detroit. I really don't have a philosophy. I know that music can take you to places unknown. The vibration and tones sets the stage for certain frequencies.  

Achickwitbeatz: When did you decide that you needed music to be a part of your life?

Masud Merch Music: It was pre-ordained that music would be prevalent in my life. I became more aware of it during my youth listening to a verity of musical genres. The Rhythm Kitchen was the first place that really increased my admiration for Hip Hop and just music in general.

Achickwitbeatz: What sparked your passion to want to help artists?

Masud Merch Music: Some artists may not have the resources or the proper information when it comes to things pertaining to what's personal and what's business. I've witnessed great talents who are unaware of the amount of work it takes to protect your work.

Achickwitbeatz: What are 5 skills/attributes that would put an artist in your top 10 list?

Masud Merch Music: Rhymestyle, personality, voice, style of dress, business sense.

Achickwitbeatz: Conversely, what are 5 attributes that would put an artist at the very bottom of your list?

Masud Merch Music: Lack of focus.

Achickwitbeatz: What advice do you have to offer aspiring artists based on your experiences and observations?

Masud Merch Music: Read everything! Work hard, get a lawyer.

Achickwitbeatz: What's next on the horizon for Masud Merch Music?

Masud Merch Music: Potluck Producers Lounge TV coming in April.

Achickwitbeatz: How can people connect with you and stay current with what you have in the works?

Masud Merch Music: Gravity.merchant@gmail.com