N'Qya Singer-Songwriter

I write and sing HITS!

N'Qya Singer-Songwriter on SoundBetter

Let me add my sound to your project! I've had music placements on prime time television shows like Star and Chicago PD.

I've been in the music industry for over 20 years. I can write any genre, whether it's whole songs, hooks, bridges or verses and I can sing lead and background vocals. Whatever you need I'll try my best to accommodate!

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Languages

  • English

Interview with N'Qya Singer-Songwriter

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: I wrote a Chicago steppers song that got placed on the show Chicago PD for a club scene.

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: My own project titled, "Amorigination" and several other projects with various producers and DJs.

  5. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  6. A: Both...because there are benefits to both the old and the new.

  7. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  8. A: Not to call what I'm doing complete until you're totally satisfied!

  9. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  10. A: That it doesn't feel like work.

  11. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  12. A: Can you write(X,Y,Z)? My answer? I can write ANYTHING or faint trying!

  13. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  14. A: That it's easy..lol...I make it look easy though ;)

  15. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  16. A: What concepts do you have in mind?

  17. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  18. A: Just to be open to ideas and to trust the process!

  19. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  20. A: A microphone, a keyboard, a laptop, a speaker/amp, a guitar.

  21. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  22. A: I've been involved in music since high school. I sang abd toured in a college band and still do gigs with them to this day. I've been singing and writing for over 20 years.

  23. Q: How would you describe your style?

  24. A: I'm versatile. I can be soft or edgy in my singing and writing styles.

  25. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  26. A: I would LOVE to work with Mary J. Blige because it was one of her songs that I sang when I first performed at a talent show. I won 2nd place. She makes you FEEL every song.

  27. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  28. A: Let the musical track guide the songwriting...including the silence in the music.

  29. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  30. A: I usually work on R&B and Pop.

  31. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  32. A: My strongest skill is writing entire, quality songs quickly.

  33. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  34. A: I bring my own imagination and creativity and real emotion to every song. Realness is what resonates.

  35. Q: What's your typical work process?

  36. A: I let the music inspire the mood and lyrics that I write. I'm my most creative while in the car or sitting down recording scratch vocals while I write. I have to catch ideas as they come to me even if it means getting out of bed to record an idea or melody in my phone to go back to later. While in the studio, I like to finish a complete song in one session.

  37. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  38. A: I have a home studio setup.

  39. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  40. A: I'm a HUUUGGEEEE Michael Jackson and Prince fan!

  41. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  42. A: Write whole or parts of songs and sing lead or background vocals, adlibs, and/or harmonies.

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