UK Artist Eddie Vegas Talks Producing, His Latest EP, Grime Music [Interview]

UK Artist Eddie Vegas Talks Producing, His Latest EP, Grime Music [Interview]

Eddie Vegas

By Jack Barnes

Getmybuzzup: Tell us a little about yourself?

 

Eddie Vegas: I am a Grime Mc from The Uk, I also Produce all my own beats in House.

 

 

Getmybuzzup: How did you get started in the first place?

 

Eddie: I was the first Grime mc to come from a small town called Blackpool, nowadays we have loads of little kids making this town look back with their monotone voices and low budget music videos.

 

 

Getmybuzzup: How long have you been in the music industry?

 

Eddie: 1-5 years I have been producing for, I used to just write and rap but these days I am more into the production side of things.

 

Getmybuzzup: How would you describe your sound?

 

Eddie: Trap/Grime/Urban

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What is the concept behind your latest EP project “The Last of the Real“?

 

Eddie: Its just a sample EP leading up to my album, I took the 3 worst songs of my album and made them into a EP. Hence the name ‘Last of the Real’, meaning the last songs of the real thing.

 

Getmybuzzup: Any plans on touring to promote your latest EP project?

 

Eddie: I don’t do shows, I just make music, I have enough money to not need to go go tours etc. I have produced for some of the biggest artists in the UK, my bank balance is nice man!

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What’s different about this creative process from previous projects?

 

Eddie: I put out a EP 7 years ago called “Realtalk”, I was 16 at the time and still in school, recorded the whole thing in my mates bedroom. Back then I did it for fun, but now I’m producing, I’m starting to feel the passion for making music.

 

 

Getmybuzzup: Do you think your music is mostly enjoyed more for the beats or for the lyrical flow and content?

 

Eddie: Well I produce my own beats and record my own vocals so either way it’s a win win because everything I do I do it on my own!

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What area do you need to improve on in regards to your career? (Example: Better production, Delivery, Stage presence, etc..)

 

Eddie: Nothing TBH! I have enough money to buy houses so music is only a hobby to me right now, just getting the buzz back!

 

 

Getmybuzzup: Who are your inspirations in the music industry?

 

Eddie: Mainly producers; MC’s don’t inspire me and most of them are fake anyway!

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What’s your all-time favorite song?

 

Eddie: Kurt Cobain – “Something in the Way”.

 

 

Getmybuzzup: In your opinion who is the most influential and successful artist in your genre today and why?

 

Eddie: Uk Grime – Stormzy

UK Rap – Giggs

UK Music – Ed Sheeran

 

 

Getmybuzzup: Who have been some of your favorite artists that you’ve been able to work with?

 

Eddie: I’ve worked with a few well known artists like dot rotten he produced one of the first songs I ever made, I’ve also worked with a house DJ called Rakta he was big around 2015, Rednek is a dubstep DJ me and him have a single together oh and I done a few songs with Mt Eden their on the album.

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What did you buy with your first check off music?

 

Eddie: I’ve made close to a million pounds of music so far, I own 11 pairs of Balenciaga’s about 15 Stone Island jackets, a few whips and a broke down Rolex worth £56,000, music has treated me very well.

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What is the best piece of advice in this business you actually followed?

 

Eddie: Don’t get caught up in the hype.

 

 

Getmybuzzup: How do you feel about the current state of music?

 

Eddie: Its good UK music is on the rise, all it takes is 1 hit record and your gone clear.

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What is your main goal as far as music?

 

Eddie: Make a few million ( well on my way).

 

 

Getmybuzzup: Who would you say your music relates to the most?

 

Eddie: THE ONES WHO GOT MONEY!

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What separates you from other artists? (What’s makes you different?)

 

Eddie: I’M RICHER THAN ALL THESE FAKE RAPPERS!

 

 

Getmybuzzup: When your not in the studio, What do you like to do for fun and relaxation?

 

Eddie: Smoke & drink, take a few XANS.

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What’s the biggest highlight of your career thus far?

 

Eddie: Learning how to make money from music!

 

 

Getmybuzzup: What artist music are you currently a fan of?

 

Eddie: I fuck with J Hus heavy & I rate Skeptas new stuff!

 

 

Getmybuzzup: Anything else you wanna add?

 

Eddie: Stream and download the “Last of the Real” its a 3 track EP. My debut album will be out very soon!

 

 

Getmybuzzup: Where can the fans check out for your music or follow you at?

 

Eddie: Snapchat – itseddievegas

 

Twitter @itseddievegas

 

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