There’s no denying that the underground music scene is filled with talented artists that take the world by surprise. Independent artists Massiahg has been dominating the underground landscape with music that carries self-expression and a narrative that deeply connects with listeners across the globe.
Massiahg thrives as an independent artist, speaking to his fans and listeners in a way that provokes their deepest emotions. The 22-year-old artist from New York aims to be a reliable companion for people to go through the toughest and lowest points of their lives through music. The artist has performed in prominent shows and events in the underground scene. He is also constantly stirring the mainstream landscape with his talent.
Over the years, the artist has amassed an overwhelming fan base overseas, following the success of his first album called Maudlin. The album gained over 850,000 streams on Soundcloud alone. Additionally, Massiahg has been recognized by top industry executives, offering record deals and wonderful opportunities. “Hard work, dedication, and consistency will take you far. You don’t need anyone or a label. You can do it on your own,” said the artist. “There are no limitations when it comes to being independent.”
On top of being an inspiration to music-lovers, Massiahg produces music with distinct artistry. His versatility in creating sounds in various genres, including rock, rap, and lo-fi, has captured listeners around the world. The diversity in his sound and style gives the audience a wide range of menu to choose from. No matter what they’re feeling or experiencing, Massiahg provides a soundtrack that would celebrate the highs and lows of life.
Massiahg is best known for expressing his feelings and experiences through his lyrics. The artist has a unique way of drawing like-minded people into his circle by telling his unedited and raw truth. Furthermore, the challenges and obstacles of building his brand in the industry was a challenging yet engaging journey. He uses his past adversities as an inspiration and motivation to be productive and explore his maximum potential.
From his music, Massiahg has formed a collective called SPOOFGANGKULT. The members of such an organization contribute in their own ways and work together to achieve the same desired outcome—the collective values the numbers 555, indicating that things are continually in a cycle of change. “I want individuals to feel connected to the 555 brand and hone in on evolution for the soul and everyday growth as a person,” shared the artist.
Asked what he envisions for his brand and career in five years, Massiahg shared that he wants to open his own record label company, providing opportunities for upcoming artists to shine and create their own legacy in the industry. He also aims to invest in cannabis dispensaries and breeding strains to advance the use of such medicine for human health.
Massiahg sets an example for aspiring artists who are reluctant to enter the industry as independent players. He believes that it is important to shed light on the liberties of being an independent artist, having full control over the creation process, and the freedom of being true to oneself.
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