Rashad Davis: So Much More
Story, and Video Interview by Matthew Shack.
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Rashad Davis, or Malik Rashad Davis is an American Hip Hop artist, as well as the owner of a record label named Kingz Of Kingz Record Group.
Rashad specializes in songwriting, producing and performing Rap and R&B. Born April 28,1996 in Fort Hood, Texas, Rashad moved to the Dallas Fort Worth area around the age of 4. From then, on he's always considered Fort Worth home to him.
Coming off of his single "So Much More", Rashad is only looking to grow his brand. With more singles and a project named "Apollo The EP" coming out, Rashad is looking for his paradise. While he's performing in local bars and venues around the DFW area Rashad is looking to take his show national, with all the help from his fans he can get.
Rashad starting writing music at the age of seven, self taught himself piano at 12 and was recording in the studio by 14. Music has always been a passion of his. While he was in high school he was even a four year all state choir member. He formed his record label "Kingz Of Kingz Record Group" in 2015 and has not looked back since then.
Rashad Davis's song "So Much More" has reached amazing heights and the whole Kingz team is looking to continue to build and grow off of it. Looking to do something big for his city, at the end of the day Rashad just wants DFW to be looked at for more of it's musical ventures.
TFM: Where exactly do you hail from?
Rashad Davis: Born in Fort Hood, moved to Fort Worth at age 4.
TFM: You've been building your buzz for a few years now. How has the process been so far developing and building a fanbase outside of of your area?
Rashad Davis: It's been an amazing process and feeling. Thankful for for all the love and fan support. Ive been doing shows in my area and making connections.
TFM: What's the driving force behind you and your music and who exactly influenced your style?
Rashad Davis: The driving force behind my music is a natural love for the art. I started writing writing at 7, as soon as I could read. Drake is an inspiration of mine because he is personable with his music, and that's something I hope to be able to do.
TFM: How did you get into the music business and is there a funny story behind it?
Rashad Davis: I had the idea of a label at 14, formed it officially at 19, signed myself and from then on, never stopped making connections. It's funny because people used to tell me I would be a rapper, and now I'm getting closer to my dreams.
TFM: Explain the process as to when you are coming up with your lyrical concepts and ideas.
Rashad Davis: I pour up a cold drink, throw some beats and sit and write. No retakes, just go with it.
TFM: When is the album dropping?
Rashad Davis: We're working on the mechanics of it all. But as soon as we get an exact date, it will be all over my social medias.
TFM:What's the name of it?
Rashad Davis: It's untitled at the moment.
TFM: Production-wise, who are currently you work with?
Rashad Davis: A-King is my main producer and engineer at Audio House Sound Labs. AdamackBeatz on "So Much More" and my whole Kingz of Kingz Team. "Caliber" by my boy Glytch has nasty word play, and my brother Oz, he's got a dope trap sound
TFM: Are there any future mix-tape(s) or cameos on additional projects to look out for from you in the near future?
Rashad Davis: You're gonna be able to find me on my fellow Kingz of Kingz Record Group labelmates' projects.
TFM: Who in the your area would you like to collaborate with?
Rashad Davis: It's to many to name but off top but Tre Ward, his song "Anymore" is a smash, and Go Yayo, he's hot and putting on for Fort Worth.
TFM: Any plans yet for you to take your show out on the road anytime soon?
Rashad Davis: Not currently, hoping to put together something in the future, would love to hit the road.
TFM: What do your future goals and plans in life entail? Where can all your fans find you on social media?
Rashad Davis: My goals are to run my label, make the music I love, be happy and make sure my family is taken care of. That's all I want in life.