Artist Interview: Melvin Lightford
Tell us about yourself and your music
What people need to know about me. My life evolves being around people. Love having good conversations with family, friends and strangers. My love for writing poetry has help me, become a singer/songwriter. Music has given me real positive, sensational gift. That aloud me to write about my life. As well my pass relationships. People want to hear that a songwriter has a similar life like their. They also want to relate to the songwriter because he also know what other human beings are going through to. the music I write come from my heart and life’s experiences. Including hope, love, inspiration and happiness.
Talk to us more about your latest release
My latest release is about a song call Ever, Purpose and You’re The future. This video will be out in days. You’re The Future video was done on January 23, 2017
This song is dear to my heart because it about children using their minds. While their in school in that their, education will give them all hope. To believe but learn what is right from wrong. By staying drug free. In return they will achieve as well receive a great education. That will give them the start with knowledge they will undertake in getting ahead in life. After all, they’re children are our future leaders.
What inspired you to write this release?
My love is to see children be given every opportunity to succeed. Their parents have a life long agenda contract. Would hope that it will truly inspire all children. That learning is a value able tool. But also children be given a right to participate, in his or her education. That they will feel important enough to say that their moms, dads and teachers gave them to a voice.
Any plans to release a video?
My first video You’re The Future will be out soon on a DVD February 2017
The video is already in production. Two more videos will also be out soon. Ever, Purpose.
Any plans to hit the road?
Still in the studio, producing music. Waiting for the opportunity.
As an indie artist, how do you brand yourself and your music to stand out from the rest of the artists out there?
My music is varied and very good because it unique just like me.
Who have you been listening to lately?
A lot of the singers from the years 2000’s,1990’s, but no one in particular.
Tell us about your passions
My passion is helping people and being a giver. As well enjoying life around good positive thinking people. Having a good social life is as importance.
What else is happening next in your world?
Want to focus on the Super bowl this Sunday February 5, 2017
Having fun around family and friends.
Thanks for an awesome interview, Melvin!