Hey Jake! So excited to be chatting with you! You just released your new single “Fool” & it’s awesome! What do you hope your supporters will think of the new song?
I think the song has a chill vibe and everyone could relate to it.
Can you tell us the backstory of this song? Is it from a real experience?
This song is about how sometimes I could be fool and be my own worst enemy. This song makes me really think before making important decisions.
You also have more music coming out in 2020!! Can you spill any details on what your supporters can look forward to?!?
So excited to release my new music. I will be releasing a hip hop song called “Stone” and an R&B song called “Great Escape.”
Do you have a creative say in your music? Did you help write all your new songs?
Yes, I write and co-producer with the talented, amazing Russell Pollack .
Where did your love of music come from?
I come from a musical family! Music is a big part of my family’s life.
What’s it feel like to be releasing your own original music?
It is best thing in the world to do what you love!
Will there be a music video for your new single? If so, can you tell us about the concept of the video 🙂
Yes, It is in the creative stages.
What’s been the pros and cons of pursuing your music career?
The pros are I can inspire people with my music.
The cons are there no cons because creating music is my passion. I focus on the positive.
Is there anyone you want to thank that’s helped you get to where you are today?
I want to thank everyone who I cross paths with. Of course my family, producer, and friends.
What do you think makes your fan community/fandom different from others?
The people who listen to my music love music. They followed my career since I been on Broadway. They appreciate all kinds of music.
How would you describe your fans? – what’s three words you would use to describe your fans?
Awesome, Inspirational, & Loyal
What do you want your message to be towards your fans? What do you want your fans to take away from your music and shows?
I want them to have fun and be inspired!!
Are you planning any IG Lives to promote your new music?
I constantly do IG live streams! So they are like to catch them if they follow me.
What is it like performing in front of your fans? Are you excited to start performing your own music live!?!
It is the best feeling to perform live!! Hope when it is safe, I can start performing live again.
What do you want your supporters to know that you think is important?
It is important to always be kind and give back. I constantly volunteer and raise funds for organizations that help and give to help others.
What’s something your fans don’t know about you?
I am funny! I want to get my pilot’s license when I am old enough.
What’s one word you would use to describe what your fans have allowed you to accomplish?
With an already massive fanbase your fans must they have a name for themselves. What do your fans call themselves? And How did that fanbase name catch on?
I always say “Jaque-Riffic!”
Many of your supporters are starstruck when they meet you Have you ever been starstruck?
Yes, when I got work and share a stage with Brendon Urie. Also when Taylor Swift gave me a kiss on my cheek.
What do you want your fans to know if they ever see you in public?
That can always say ”Hi.” I love meeting people!!
Is there anyone in the music business you are dying to meet?
Billy Joel is a legend to me. I love to play piano too.
Why do you think social media is so important for teen artists like yourself?
Gives me a platform to share my music to anyone and for free.
What would you say is your biggest dream/goal right now?
I want to write for other artist and continue growing as an artist.
Any last things you want to tell your supporters?
Stay safe, be kind, and do what makes you happy!!