IMA ARTIST Q&A WITH:
Septimius The Great
Artist Name: Septimius The Great
Home Base: Laurel, Maryland USA
Genres: Dance, Electronic, Hip Hop
Categories Entered: Dance Song, Hip Hop Song and Music Video
Title of Work Submitted: Iam Fashion (remix)
Label: DJ Central
Producer: Septimius The Great & Debonair Samir
What’s the story behind your band name?: My story started as a music single created for a fashion show and to make people feel good about themselves.
Describe your sound: My sound is classified as my own called Urban Dance – Fusions of Dance/EDM/House and Hip Hop
Who’s sitting in your audience?: My audience is a mixture of all people – Black, White, Latino, Asian, Gay and Straight
What’s your favorite press quote about your music?: The Press has publicized my brand as High Energy, Fun, Electrifying and Memorable
The song or songs that changed your life and why: My favorite song is Power by Will.I.Am – it stands for perseverance and determination.
Describe the first time you walked onstage: My first time on stage – I was terrified but liberated but at the end shocked that my song and my presence made a memorable and lasting impression.
Why did you submit to this year’s Independent Music Awards?: I submitted to IMA because out of most of the awards companies – IMA has a very diverse and respected name in the industry and valid and up to date music connections.
If you win and/or get nominated, how will you use your IMA honor to further your career?: If I win or just get nominated with IMA – It will be quickly included in my press kit, website and bio. Then marketed to the world in media campaign announcements. But most importantly – screaming from the mountains tops and stages worldwide 🙂
Who is your musical hero & what would you like to learn from them?: My heroes are Sean “P Diddy” Combs and Will.I.Am – the are known for being innovators and pioneers to not just music but multiple industries. This breeds new ideas, creations and discoveries that last decades.
Where can fans follow you/purchase your music?:
MUSIC VIDEO: I AM FASHION – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCWMwBiky1Q