Lancaster Pa Hip-Hop artist takes Rap to Godly levels

Featured artist: Lo – Lancaster Pa Hip-Hop artist takes Rap to Godly levels

Below is a short interview with the upcoming underground artist Lo.

How did you decide to become an artist?

Lo: My name is Brett Shepherd aka Lo. I created a brand called #blotheinfluencemuzik. I originally started as a drummer and played for about 8 years. Words was always my thing though as I used to write a lot of poetry. I first ever recorded a rap song in 2012 in a dudes attic in Lewistown Pa. After that I knew I had talent. I felt it. My moms left when I was a year old and my dad worked a lot which made me alone a lot. I had some mental problems and since I was a kid I was emotionally connected to angels and demons. In 2013 I passed away and my experiences took my writing to a new level which took me deep into my music. It became somewhat of its own entity. It's a mixture of metal, religion, spirituality, occultism, mythology and symbolism.

Never compare yourself to others

Lo


What about concerts? Do you play live?

I've never done a live show but I feel I need to in order to grow more as an artist

Best punchline you ever wrote?

"The truth is ima messenger from Heaven bruh; I've been renewed to speak the Shepherd's flock"

Lo

What are you currently working on? Did you release something in the past?

I'm currently working on a full album called "Templar Hearted". I do have an 8 track mixtape out on SoundCloud and YouTube called "Dying To Shine/Initiated"

Last but not least: Would you sign a record contract with a major label?

Yes I would. The cons are that they own all my rights. But I'd get free studio time and the exposure and hopefully respect I deserve. I just wanna rap and feed my family, living comfortably. I have no team so a record deal would probably be my best bet since I can't do independent alone like this. It's getting hard

Any last words?

I wanna shout out my girlfriend Rachael for being through a lot of dark places with me in this journey and helping me see things in a clear mind. I also wanna thank my best homie Sean MacKenzie for raising me since I was in 4th grade and helping me gain confidence. I wanna thank Sourmouth from Portland Oregon for being the realist dude out there, he talked me out of suicide a few times actually and pushed me to keep going. And I wanna thank my dude KingOxi for the dope beat for the track I did called "They're Here". Big shoutout to my home city Lancaster Pa. Also Harrisburg Pa and my new home Pittsburgh Pa. I wanna thank WavyNation, my old manager Dizzy, Hunger Before Greed Productions, Full Tilt Productions and Fire K Studios for helping me build my sound.

Where can we contact you?

Lo: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTGjjC0PviCGjvuAmnXP9mQ

Thank you for your time. We wish you and your career the success it deserves.

This interview opportunity has been provided by RapBeats.net, the digital marketplace for urban production music .

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