Mobile, Alabamg hip hop native Brian Chaney has been performing music under the name “Chaney The Gyft.” During his career he has released 4 albums the latest project being his mixtape F.Y.I., For Your Inspiration. Chaney The Gyft lst UGK, Outkast, Snoop, Big Kirt, and Boosie as few of his musicial influences.
He has recently released a new mixtape titled EAGLE MUZIK so we interviewed him about the release.
Twist Online : Tell us about your recently released new mixtape EAGLE MUZIK ?
Chaney The Gyft : Its a project full of truth, substance, motivation, and witty punchlines. I just wanna uplift the people the best way i can so we can fly high.
Twist Online : Any particular track from the mixtape that’s your favorite?
Chaney The Gyft : It would have to be out of TRUE STORY or THANKFUL. Thats because True Story is actual real life facts of my life that people would have never thought about me. Also the song Thankful was just straight from the heart showing my appreciation to my loved ones and they love it so it brings me joy knowing that i touched them with my music.
Twist Online : What kind of response you have received from the release?
Chaney The Gyft : Nothing but good positive feed back. Everyone loves the fact that I’m not afraid to give yall the real me with no fake make believe image. Its like a breath of fresh air cause so many rappers feel like they have to rap, act, and dress like the hottest new artist thats popping. When really all you have to do is be yourself.
Twist Online : What’s the best part of being a music artist?
Chaney The Gyft : I get to express how i feel at the moment using music instead of crashing out and doing something that will get me incarcerated so thats a blessing.
Twist Online : Have you set some goals to achieve?
Chaney The Gyft : To be in a better position than I’m in now musically. To be able to write songs for other artists and to be financially able to put m people in a better situation.
Twist Online : Are you working on any new project?
Chaney The Gyft : Yes I am Eagle Muzik 2 and 3 are in the works and will be out this year so be on the look out also music videos.