NAME: CHRIS 2 COEUR
Q1: How old are you?
A1: I’m 24.
Q2: Where are you from?
A2: I’m from Switzerland but originally from Cameroun.
Q3: How long have you been in London?
A3: I’ve been in London about 1 month now, but I used live in London before.
Q4: What is it that drew you to this city, and what do you like the most about it?
A4: The inspiration and focus on art and creativity, I really love it too.
Q5: What is the worst thing for you about London?
A5: The train it’s just too much.
Q6: Do you ever think London can be a lonely place?
A6: Yes maybe.
Q7: How did you get started out in music?
A7: Ok so basically I used to make music at school. Before that, all my friends and the people I knew were doing music too, so I just start making music.
Q8: Are you signed? If so who with or why not?
A8:I’m not signed but working with a record label call " Colors record " from Geneva.
Q9: What motivates you to keep going and producing content?
A9: My life
Q10:What are your long term goals within the industry?
A10: I don’t really like the industry to be honest but it is how it is.
Q11:What makes the creative industry in London specifically appeal to you?
A11: The energies are very good, that’s why I really love London.
Q12:Do you think freelance should be a more viable career option for millennials? (Instead of unpaid internships etc if so, why?)
A12: I believe Freelance is the way forward, it makes more sense being your own boss.
Q13: What do aspiring entrepreneurs needed in order for this to happen?
A13: A strong vision, a solid plan, unshakable passion and funds.
Q14: Do you ever feel exhausted with ambition but not sure which step to take first?
A14: Sometimes, because it takes a lot of energy to do everything by yourself but I love it because I learn every day, I love making errors because I learn from them in order to know how to do things right the next time.
Q15:Do you think it’s important to be alone in order to find motivation/ inspiration?
A15: Yes you need your own space, everyone does it’s just a human trait.
Q16: When you perform a show.. tell me about that feeling!
A16: It’s the greatest feeling, making people dance, jump etc. It’s so fulfilling knowing I’ve made someone day/night. Impact for me is important.
Q17: What’s the energy like for you before and after you get off stage?
A17: The energy is mad, I get stressed like the minute before I play but as soon as the music comes on, I lose all that and I just give my best.
Q18: How important is it for you to be surrounded by people that are supportive of your art?
A18: It’s key. Because you are a reflection of your entourage, what you see and listen to everyday. You have to have the right people around you otherwise you’ll never reach your full potential and fail.
Q19: What advice would you give to fellow creatives struggling with creators block?
A19: They have to stay focused and keep going. Don’t give up
Q20: Who are your biggest influences musically?
A20: My friends.
Q21: What’s next for you this year?!
A21: Making more music and money of course.