What's up Leafers? Welcome to the latest edition of On the Rise where we interview upcoming hip hop talent. Today's guest is, Rain Man Steel. Rain Man Steel's Baton Rouge origins provide a gritty and authentic soundscape that makes him standout. We linked up with Rain Man to discuss his musical origins and his unreleased single "ICON". Check out the interview below.
Westleaf Staff: How did your early life shape your interest in music?
Rain Man Steel: Growing up the only people I seen with a lot of money or fancy things were rappers so I wanted to be a rapper.
Westleaf Staff: Who is your biggest musical influence?
Rain Man Steel: I would say me. Anything I accomplish motivates me to keep going.
What has been the defining moment in your music career?
Rain Man Steel: Being force to drop my first track on soundcloud after I played the song for my friends in high school.
Westleaf Staff: What makes you a unique artist?
Rain Man Steel: I am honest which helps me rap in a way nobody else have ever seen or heard.
Westleaf Staff: What does art mean to you?
Rain Man Steel: Describing what you see in your everyday life, your dreams, your imagination , and your emotions in YOUR OWN WAY.
Westleaf Staff: Describe music in three words.
Powerful, meaningful, and spiritual.
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Click below to hear Rain Man Steel's unreleased track ICON