Hip Hop artist who has shared the stage with the likes of Drake, Bun B, Curren$y, Maxo Kream, Slim Thug & Lil Flip. I have performed at festivals such as SXSW, Austin City Limits & A3C. My work has been featured in The Source, Hip Hop Weekly, Hype Magazine, Elevator, EarMilk, Hip Hop DX, BET JAMS, MTV & Revolt TV. IG: @mikecharles311
Need a catchy & well versed Hip hop song? I can make your vision come to life!
I specialize in creating catchy hooks, constructing complex rhyme schemes, structuring your lyrics to have a perfect flow & taking songs from a concept or a rough draft to a finished product
I Provide Two (2) Services:
- Features for artists, producers and DJs (I will write & record either a hook or a verse to fit your song perfectly.)
- Songwriting & demo for another artist (I take your concept & ideas and craft it into a finished product.)
Terms of Service:
- All features are uncredited or credited under my pseudonym
- Use of my name on release is NOT permitted unless discussed.
- Minor revision allowed (additional edits will be subject to a variable fee)
- After revisions if the whole song needs to be redone there is a $150 fee (for example if you want to change the cadence or you want a different type of performance)
- No demos or free samples
- Vocal files will be sent once funds are released
Please, SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY!!
Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.
15 Reviews - 2 Repeat ClientsEndorse Michael Charles
fast & quality work. Thanks a lot!
Michael's so solid. So reliable. I came to him with a track and general idea and he executed beyond my expectations. Communicative, reasonable, professional, and – most importantly – super talented. I hope to work with him again.
Really good professional and fast quality deliver!
Quick turn around.
Amazing artist, gave me exactly what i was looking for. 10/10
Michael is a talented artist, very professional. It was a pleasure working with him and made the process so easy. Couldn't recommend enough!!
Great MC. Delivered his verses in a timely manner and they were super high quality. Will definitely work with him again.
Fast, professional and a great writer. Very talented rapper. Will use again for sure.
Created exactly what I was looking for, at first try! Amazing skills and great to work with!
SUPER Quality!! Great communication, and only desires to bring your vision to life. 11/10 would recommend to anyone!
great working with him!
Michael was great to work with, awesome flow and also brilliant technical quality.
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Michael sent me two freaking amazing tracks to play on. He wanted some soulful horns and I was happy to deliver. Thank you SO much Michael would love to work with you again.
Great working with Michael, he understood the requirements, kept in contact and delivered high quality recordings long before the deadline. Definitely working with him again. 100% Highly recommended!
- check_circleVerified (Client)
Michael gave me such a great vibe to work with, was an absolute pleasure! Looking forward to working together again :)
Interview with Michael Charles
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: A new project.
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both. It all depends on the sound you're going for.
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: To always give every project 100%.
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: The freedom to express myself. The creative process. Then the reaction you get from the listeners.
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: Being that im a rapper, that I only have a love for hip hop. But I love MUSIC.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: What components make a song great to you?
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Give me as much detail as possible to help me bring your vision to life.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Macbook, interface, microphone, headphones, kaotica eyeball
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I've been making music for well over a decade now. I started out in a group then eventually went solo.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Vintage, with a breath of fresh air.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: I would like to do a 90s style posse collaboration with J. Cole, Kendrick & Big Sean. I want to spar with the best and I think we can make a dope song.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Save your files, stay organized, label every track..oh and SAVE your files.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
Q: What's your strongest skill?
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Originality. Raw talent.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Listen to a instrumental and freestyle my thoughts. From there I write around what I want to keep.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Mackbook 2022, Rode NT2a, Apollo Solo, Kaotica Eyeball, Audio Technica headphones, Yamaha HS5
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: 2pac, Kanye West, Outkast, UGK, Jay-Z, DMX, Biggie, Scarface, Jadakiss, Fabolous, J. Cole
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Most commonly, featured vocalist. When you need a hot 16, i'm your guy.