We had the pleasure of interviewing a up and coming artist that is going to change the game. Listen to his music but more importantly listen to his story – it started in vegas and went on to chicago and finally tulsa – The story is as amazing as his music. Check out the NHH Artist of the week.
- Live Laugh Love - Ghost
DAREAL GHOST was born in 1994 in Las Vegas Nevada but raise in Chicago, Illinois and he likes to inspire people with his music. But currently in Tulsa Oklahoma now he in spire with kind of music from Spanish trap rap rob hip hop all in one person with many styles
What is your background? tell us where you grew up and some information about your upbringing/experiences as a youth:
I was born in las Vegas raise in Chicago I don’t have too much memory in las Vegas but I didn’t have dad just my mom raising me and my brother time to time and my mom die on my birthday when I was ten but they told me in her sleep but I know it was different reason but that a different story I grew up living with my sister in Chicago from small town in Nevada to big city I didn’t talk to no body not even to the therapist I was in deep depression but I learn cope it in my music like I tell story in my music. But when I story music my family laugh friend that did music didn’t take me serious like you a rapper but all thru high school I still music and college but I don’t have no support and my life but it never stop my music made me feel better as a person. But beside the music I help out with cease fire iman in chicago help with stop the violence marches I did a lot more then just muice durning the time But it was crazy gang violence living on south side Chicago I never rap about that like money cars girl what the point of don’t that if I don’t have it like the saying fake until you make that wasn’t my motto. But anyway I started my label in 2009 call GHOST ENT PRODUCTION but I didn’t get exposer when I was out there because all they want is trap,rap I told story in my music I talk about my past and life lesson and how I cope with it. But when I left chicago first time I went to Tulsa I was homeless for six month I had my first mix tape call young and getting it. It was not good quality performing around Tulsa and stuff like that with the churches.
At what moment did you know that music was part of your life and what feelings did you have towards making an active impact with your music? Ever since I was 13 music just cope with me with my depression and help me cope with reality and I just start in vesting in my music out of high school when I got my first job
What artists inspired/influences you and if you could collaborate with any artist (alive or passed) who would it be and why? Like to be honest a lot of artist I would like to make a song with that pass or alive it will be Nf, snow da product, post Malone and you can’t forget 2pac or bone thugs
What do you think about the current state of hip hop/mainstream music?
Like it don’t really mind it at all but like the drama stuff like I really don’t feed in to that I like listening to more indie artist but end of the day all them main steam artist make money and just hope for the best with their success.
Currently, what projects do you have in the works that you are most excited about?
Right now I working on Christian rap that im working on that will we be performing on august 9 in Kansas
What are your short term career goals within the next 6-10 months?
Well I see my self with a better job supporting my family and making money on what I love doing
What are your long term career goals within the next 2-5 years?
I see myself with family my dream job come reality have tour over sea and be successful in what I love to do.
If you had one song out of the catalog you have created to show a person what song would it be and why? It will be my song losing hope it talk about my pass a depression and who I was. To the person who had never heard of you what is it about your music and story that you would tell them to entice them to be a supporter? Well I let them listen to one of my song and after that I ask him what he think off it and I give him background what I do and tell him my song is me about my feeling and how I cope with my depression and how deal with them I reality
If your music could be described in five words what would those five words be?
Inspired, creativity, story, reality, focus
What do you bring to the game that is unique and different? I have unique style like that one I cant story from hip hop to trap then I can make r &b music to country that my goal to I forgot to mention make a country song
To the aspiring artist who is considering a career as a musician what lessons or advice would you give them to inspire them or to uplift them in the journey? Stay focus, be yourself and take risk and be positive.
What are your social media profiles and where can people purchase/download your music?
As of now I’m trying make all my song on one profile but you can look be on my Facebook page and it GHOST ENT PRODUCTION and if you want to listen to my song or purchase a song. just message me and I will get right back to you..
What are your final words you would like to say to people that you have left out? Listen to my song call live laugh love on YouTube and More music coming soon and thank you for the support since the beginning.