Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Saweetie: Straight Boss & Unapologetic (by Ronda Racha Penrice)

It was nearly impossible to miss Saweetie’s “My Type” in 2019. It was such a breakout single for the Bay Area rapper that the hit TNT show Claws, starring...

From Storyteller to Superstar: Ella Mai Plans to Stick Around

“Hello Ella, @ellamai This may be redundant but your music speaks to me on an emotional level and makes me extremely happy. I’m singing/yelling your songs in my car...

It’s H.E.R. World! Singer Songwriter Talks with M.I.Q.

The artist famously known as H.E.R. is living the dream that most artists only wish for. She’s no overnight sensation, though. Her success and accolades are due to patience,...

Making Country Cool: Meet Willie Jones

You might remember Willie Jones from X Factor back in 2012. He was the young Black guy who surprised everyone, especially judges L.A. Reid and fellow Louisianan Britney Spears,...
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Inside The Redzone: Tricky Stewart & Janine The Machine Traveling To High Places

Janine The Machine may be brand new to the industry, but Tricky Stewart is far from that. The chart-topping, Grammy award-winning songwriter, producer and more has been a major...

It’s Sheléa’s Pretty World – The MIQ Interview (Conducted by David A. Mitchell)

Talent the likes of Sheléa’s simply doesn’t come around every day. A gifted singer, songwriter, pianist and performer, Sheléa Frazier caught the attention of many music fans in 2012...

JENSEN ATWOOD & DREAMKILLAZ

Fans of actor Jensen Atwood (Noah’s Ark, Oprah Winfrey’s Their Eyes Were Watching God) are basking in the release of Dreamkillaz, the new self-titled debut album by his L.A.-based...

Introducing New Generation Live Star QUINTON MARCEL

Quinton Marcel hails from Nashville, and started in the entertainment business at only three years- old, working in print and commercials. At 9, he was a top 10 finalist...

[MIQ CONCERT REVIEW] Singer Scott People – For One Night Only! By David A....

One of the perks of being publisher of Music Industry Quarterly (MIQ) magazine is the near endless list of concerts, showcases and performances that I get to experience; some...

Rae Sremmurd: All About that Sremmlife (by Ronda Penrice)

Far from a fluke, “No Flex Zone,” the debut single from Rae Sremmurd, signaled an exciting new addition to the music scene. The two brothers, known professionally as Swae...
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