Today on our Hot Seat we have Joukz Perion, a talented artist and songwriter. Lets have a chat with him.
Twist Online : Please introduce yourself to the readers and how and when did you first get into rapping?
Joukz Perion : My name is Joukz Perion I started a group called f.f.y.g with a group of friends which lead me to want become a solo artist years later.
Twist Online : Who or what inspired you to get into this profession?
Joukz Perion : I always had passion for making hooks from a young age and one day i made a dope hook and everything else is history. However Drake, Lloyd banks and some other artist help inspire my drive to rap
Twist Online : Tell us about your recent music?
Joukz Perion : As of right now I’m trying to blend a mixture of rap and R&B. I feel i have my own style which is kind of a mix of old school, new school and the next wave of hip hop. I wanna make music that the world would love. I recently dropped a single called “Mr. I’m” on all the streaming services (Apple Music, Spotify, and Tidal, etc.) that’s really talking about copy cats and people without originality. I also dropped my first video titled “Bozos” featuring a fellow Brooklyn artist Willie Fresh that speaks on clowns of the industry and in life.
Twist Online : Any particular reasons for going for Rap as your music genre?
Joukz Perion : I always loved Rap. I grew up in hip hop and it was a natural transition from growing up talking street slang and telling my story. I just don’t want to rap I would like to have my hand in a little of everything movies books producing
Twist Online : Do you write lyrics yourself?
Joukz Perion : Yes there’s no way in hell I would allow someone to write my bars for me. Now if you have an idea and i can flip it into what I do and make it hotter and my own, that’s a different story.
Twist Online : What’s more entertaining for you working in the studios or performing live on stage?
Joukz Perion : I love the vibe of being in the studio, but to be on stage and having the lime light on you is priceless.
Twist Online : What are your future goals as music artist?
Joukz Perion : My plans is to be the next biggest thing to come out of Brooklyn to the world. I want to dominate as a great artist as long as i can because the game change every year. I want to gain star power to expand my music brand into all forms of entertainment like producing, films, and books.
Twist Online : Are you working on any new projects?
Joukz Perion : Yes always! I am working on a mixtape called “Jack City Boii PT.1” that i feel will seal my up and coming artist status. I am also working on my first album which I know will be picked up by a major label or a lucrative investor once its done. I am also working on a video for my first single “Mr. I’m” with an exclusive director. I don’t have time to fall back. New York has some great lime light right now and i want to be apart off the buzz too.