Big Chris – Interview

Big Chris is a UK born Singer / Rapper / Producer focusing mainly on Hip Hop and R&B music

What is your name?  Big Chris

Where are you from?   Way out on the outskirts West London

How long have you been making music?  Over 10 years now

How many songs /albums have you released to date?   I started off 4 years ago with an EP, i released 2 videos one of which ‘Shoosh’ got some TV coverage and helped me to start building a fanbase. I then went on to release numerous videos on beats that were out there i’ve lost count.

Last year i teamed up with ‘Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes’ (the worlds most downloaded Mixtape series) to release a Mixtape hosted by Lil Fats and produced entirely by myself and Producer/Engineer John Robinson

Can you tell us about your upcoming release and the background and inspirations behind it?   I’m currently working on a Joint Mixtape with UK artist Drassick its set to feature some of the hottest urban artists in the UK

How have you ended up in the music industry?  Its my calling, you have to make money to survive! Welcome to the industry!

What did you think of the music industry in 2015?  In the US i see it its everywhere and money talks. Were still building here in the UK where the Xfactor is everything! But i see individuals doing there thing we just need to get working together done properly! I think the UK urban industry is going to come a long way in 2015 though!

Who do you think the most influential artist is in 2014?  Right now im listening to the dream

Who have you collaborated with so far in your career?   Paigey Cakey,MC Bushkin,Mike GLC, Keisha White & producing for alot of big names u’ll see in 2015

Dead or alive, who would be your dream collaboration?   I don’t care what people might say its got to be RKelly

What was your first album you bought?  Probably a Motown Record!

What’s your favorite song at the moment?   I just got back from Miami and Dj Nasty was spinning this alot its in my head! “Tuesday” (Ft. Drake)” by I LOVE MAKONNEN

Who is the most influential artist now, and 10 years ago?   Rkelly again

If you had to sell your music collection tomorrow, what album would you leave in your draw?   I’d have ripped the whole collection to my ipod ?

How do you think you differ from other artists?  I just do me im not following a trend it makes it harder to get noticed but people buy in to that!

Do you have any tattoos or piercings?   I have 8 tattoos and 1 piercing

What is your favourite saying?   Watch this space!

What other hobbies or interests do you have?   Its pretty much just music 24/7

Tell us more about your upcoming project or this new project?    Its all original production its a Joint effort with Drassick is set to feature some prominent UK urban artists and will be accompanied by a UK tour.

What’s in the pipeline for the future?   Im working on a complete R&B CD thats going to be a game changer so Watch this space!

Thank you for your time and may you carry on making dope, fresh music.

Thank you as well for supporting me, check out the visuals for “Baby Maker”