QNA Is New York City’s Homegrown Band

“I love that it’s New York City. It’s kind of a cultural epicenter. There are always other good artists to draw inspiration from. But definitely one downside is that that big industry people seem very inacces...

Nate’$avage Knows How The Biz Works

“The streets dictate what you hear, not the suit and tie. That's why the big 3 are scrambling trying to make sure independent companies don't make it. For artists to be more a part of the future they need sta...

Cameen Learns From His Past To Succeed In The Future

“When you're hungry and think there's an opportunity to increase your position, you sometimes move too fast not thinking that the other party has zero interest in you or your product except to get their hands...

Staying Consistent is What Keeps DjWhizPk Progressing

“If I was to point out one of my greatest challenges in the entertainment/music business it has to be the change in today's music trends. The way I deal with it is a matter of being able to meet the resistanc...

Tora Woloshin Is Livening Up Tuscon’s Music Scene

“The snakes in the industry are harsh and you must avoid them, yet they are chameleon like.” Check out the interview with Tora Woloshin exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. Skilly: How were you able t...

D’NME Stands Out In An Over Saturated Market

“I'm still a firm believer of artists going to the States to make a name for themselves in the music industry. Once you have some experience doing live shows and your craft is mastered, you should travel to t...

ILL Ruckus & Company Taking Over The DMV

"Getting radio play and getting people to listen to music by independent artists is very challenging in today's entertainment business." Check out the interview with ILL Ruckus exclusively on Skilly Magazi...

Brandon Ross – Original Success & Dedication

"Stay focused and never let anyone tell you that you can't do something. Chase the dream..." Check out the interview with Brandon Ross exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. SKILLY: How were you able to sta...

Reggie Mik Fly – The Man Behind The Music

"Just keep going no matter what anyone says or thinks. It's all about how you feel about you. Most of the negative people are the people who are afraid to do what you are attempting to do..." Check out the...

Rapper Path P Is A Man Of REAL Music

"Know that you stepped on a road many choose to not dare walk down, so you're of a special breed of individuals that took on your birthright to create art. Once it feels like "eh, I'm going to quit because I'...

Young Emcee Nimbus Brings The Quiet Before The Storm

"Do your research about what you want to do to progress your career as a whole in all areas. Stay at it. Grind hard and grind everyday if you can, and don't give up because most people give up right before th...

LEON – The Art Of GOOD Music

"Find a mentor to guide you to where you're trying to go, and stay true to who you are..." Check out the interview with LEON exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. SKILLY: How were you able to start you...

Hip Hop Artist Yung Double Is In It To Win It

"Go hard and never give up on your dreams. You need to make sacrifices in order to make things happen with your career!" Check out the interview with Yung Double exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. SKILL...

Rapper Ernest Peso On What It Takes To Be Successful

"The advice I want to give is just to keep pushing. We all reach those days where we feel stuck, and those times when things are not working out. But as upcoming artist, I think we've got to continue to pray an...

Walk Light – The Real Deal Of Hip Hop

"Just grind! If you aren't street, don't talk bout street shit because the real will show! If you talk about what you know, it just flows a lot easier!" Check out the interview with Walk Light exclusively ...

Rapper Gill Stackz Defines His Success In Music

"The best advice that I can pass on to upcoming artists and musicians, is to stay true to themselves. Meaning do not create content that you know deep down is a misrepresentation of you. The people may buy it...

M. Jean M. Defines Success Through Music Mastery

"I can see it in my mind being up there with the best of the best. You have to see it in your mind too. Always have your future in mind. Always be planning out your next steps..." Check out the interview w...

C.P. – The Musical Chocolate Pleasure Of New York

"What I don't like about it is that New York has lost it's voice. A lot of NY based artists are trying to sound like other styles to fit in instead of staying true to what a NY style artist is. It saddens me ...

Brandon Trevon – Timeless Music Is Forever

"It's not about what I think or what another person feels. Just be the best you can be. Upcoming talent should ALWAYS do their homework, and once you see some success, continue to do your homework. Sharpen yo...

MrCrazyD45 – The Man Behind The Music

"Make sure you work with the right people, and not fake people that act like they know what they're doing. People out here are too fake with there business. It can brake an upcoming artist's dreams if they ar...

Trew Crew – Real Music Never Dies

"Work hard, stay positive, be confident, sacrifice, and never quit..." Check out the interview with Trew Crew exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. SKILLY: How were you able to start your journey in th...

Miss Money Is The Next Ultimate Female Hustler

"Quit thinking labels are going to hand you a check because you are hot. Go make a couple dollars, save a couple dollars and spend a couple dollars on yourself if you believe in yourself. You shouldn't be afr...

Gennaro Agresti – The Sound Of The Storm

"The only advice I can give them is to work hard, make connections, don't have an attitude, and be persistent..." Check out the interview with Gennaro Agresti exclusively on Skilly Magazine Online. SKILLY...

Eliot Ness – Putting Houston Hip Hop Back On Track

"The craft of hip hop as we know it is being slowly stripped away and turned into a circus. A perfect example would be wrestling back in the day, where as today, it is a Hollywood script. This is what hip hop...

The Heart Of Connecticut – Positive ID

"Connecticut has more talent then most places. See the problem is that we just aren't seen and noticed in the industry. But what I like the most is that we all know it is a struggle and an uphill battle. We all...

Zangba – The Music In The Soul

"Stay positive, and be that change that you wish to see in the world. Your music is a reflection of who you are, so guard it with all of your heart. Nurture it until it blossoms into what you envision it to be;...