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News & Interviews

Conversation with Rapper, Producer, Entrepreneur ‘Young G’

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Young G born Gerald LeBlanc in Lynn Massachusetts a small city 15 minutes north of Boston is a Rapper,Producer,entrepreneur who’s been making music since he was 12 years old In 2006.

We are sharing our recent interview with him.

Twist Online : Who or what inspired you to get into music industry?
Young G :The Thing That Inspired Me Was The Beat And The Rhythm Something About It Made Me Want To Get Up And Start Rapping Its Kinda Hard To Explain The Feeling Because It Makes Me Transform To a Different Person When I Hear It

Twist Online : Your personal life remained full of trouble, arrested several times, so how much effect your personal life tragedies has on your work?
Young G :In A Way I Used Those Personal Expereiences To Motivate MySelf To Become The Best I Can Be Because I Know That If I Dont Go Hard With This Than Thats Where I Could End Up And I Dont Want To Go Back Ive Done So Many Things That Im Not Proud Of So When I Turn A Negative Situation Into A Positive One That Means That I Want To Teach Kids Not To Be Like Me Be Better Than Me

Twist Online : Tell us about your recently released Album’G.E.R.A.L.D’?
Young G :My Album G.E.R.A.L.D Is Basically My First Independent Album And Third Studio Album And Im Tryna Show The World And All My Die Hard Fans A Different Side Of Me By Combining Songs About Life And The Struggles Ive Faced To Be Where Im At As Well As Songs That Make You Want To Dance And Throw Money Some Feel Good Music I Also Have Features From Fetty Wap, Bankroll Fresh , And Tory Lanez On There

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Twist Online : What kind of response it has received?
Young G : It Faced Both Positive And Negative Responses Like Anything Else In Life You Will Get Constructive Criticism And I Use That As Something That Will Make Me Better As A Artist Because The More You Try The Better As A Artist You Become

Twist Online : What do you enjoy more performing on stage or working in studios?
Young G :Man That’s A Tough One I Would Have To Say Performing On Stage Because You Get To Interact With The People And See There Reactions And On Top Of That When I Do Shows I Put A 1,000 % Into It I Do Everything I Can To Make The Crowd Hyped Up And They Love It And When Im In The Studio I Get Super Creative My Mind Goes Into Grind Mode And I Can Record A Whole Mixtape In One Night

Twist Online : What’s your favorite music genre?
Young G :I Have Many Favorites But I Would Have To Say R&B Especially With The Fact That I Can Sing And Rap And I Grew Up Listening To New Edition, Neyo, Usher And Genuine

Twist Online : Have you set some goals to achieve as a music artist?
Young G :Definitely I Have A Few Ones To Sell Out A Whole Arena And Anothers To Win A Grammy Amongst Many Other Things I Wanna Achieve

Twist Online : Are you working on any new project?
Young G : Yes I Am I’m Currently In The Process Of Dropping The Second Installment To My Hustle Or Die Mixtape Series In May And I Also Plan On Dropping 4 Mixtapes This Summer On Top Of The 2 Albums I’m Dropping Next Year Lets Put It This Way I Stay Busy And Consistent And Im Always Grinding Whether I’m In The Studio Or On Stage

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