94.7 The Link was able to catch up with Jun3. Check the exclusive below to find out about this 804 native.
What first got you into music?
Going through things in life and wanting to express myself on paper I couldn’t explain it in detail unless I expressed it In music
Where are you from?
Petersburg Virginia born and raised (804)
What is your biggest motivation?
Honestly The people who listen to me I love to expand on my talent instead of bottling it in I know my words and voice can capture someone at home they can feel me in my music
Who is your favorite artist?
Right now I would say Roddy Ricch. I got a huge list of favorites but when I was going through things his music and a blunt got me through those times
Has there ever been a moment where you wanted to give up music?
Yes, when I was 15-16. I recently got back into music over the summer going through a particular situation that I mentioned in letter to u.
Are you into fashion?
I guess you could say that. I love being fly, it’s just the burg in me.
Who inspired you to make music?
I would say big K.R.I.T. , curren$y , Freddie Gibbs , moneybaggyo ,Roddy ricch, key glock and Isaiah Rashad
How would you describe the music that you typically create?
I would say smoking music , cruising music, I mean I could go on and on. My music doesn’t discriminate at all , I literally make music for all types of vibes. I also have more songs coming.
Who would you most like to collaborate with?
J.cole, he’s my biggest influence. I even have a dreamville tattoo.
What is one message you would give to your fans?
I’m going under a rebrand with a different name. Be on the lookout. Reason being, with so many streaming services mixing my name under so many different artist, I didn’t realize how common my name was .
Where have you performed?
Only at 94.7 the link, it was a great opportunity.
What is the best advice you’ve been given?
From my cousin munch. He told me take the bad and the good with the music industry, everything isn't going to go your way.
If you could change anything about the industry, what would it be?
Make streaming platforms pay artist more. It’s sad how under paid we are. We make them the money, but barely see any of it.
What’s next for you?
The name change / rebranding
What is one message you can give to your fans?
Be sure to stay tuned for more new music from Jun3