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Interview With Young Cautii IG YoungCautii


1. How Long Have You Been In The Rap Industry?

Honestly I’ve been rapping since elementary school , but I didn’t take it serious till high school . Going half on beats for 500 , but 2017 was the year I gained momentum in the rap industry. My “Pain&GloryEp” hit 1 million+ streams in 24 hours of its release . That’s when I started buzzing . So roughly 3-4 years of being in the industry , I’m still learning the game though .. im independent still no deals just dropping Fire by myself shout ( FIFi ) my producer .

2. Who Are Your Major Influences In Your Music?

I’m influenced by a few Rappers , like Sauce Walka , Nipsey , DaBaby , Troy Ave , cause they all got one thing in common they made them self bosses no big homies in the hood helping them pave the way . They did it all on they own . I like Trippie Redd too he helped me get over my last relationship.

3. What Is Your First Single? – Or What Single Do You Have Out Now?

My First Single out was called , “Why You Lying” Produced by “Go Grizzly” which Released 2015 off my “WhilingWithoutADeal” tape . Which I did all the mixing and recording without a producer.
Me and my brother put up 500 for the best to .

4. Who Do You Have On Your Album?

The features I have on my up coming album , “DistanceEp” dropping 2020 , I have 1 feature on one it . From my brother “Shotta” besides that you gotta stay tuned .
Ohh yeah , I’m dropping a Love On The Moon 2 in a few weeks be on the look out for that . Also Glory off the Ep , produced by FIFi out Now on all platforms .

5. How Did You Get Into The Rap Industry?

I just studied the game while in high school 2011 to 2015 and invested a lot of time and energy, money into finding out what works for me . I’m self made and self paid no big homie helping me out . Shout Troy Ave he preached that in his records . “ You can put a homie on , but is gonna perform” Something in that order he said . He’s just be dropping jewls in his music . He’s educational .

6. Where Were You Born? – Where Do You Live Now?

i was Born in Boston Raised in Dorchester & East Boston . Boston kid .

7. Who Would You Like To Work With That You Haven’t Already?

I wanna work with who ever wanna work with me honestly , I’m no Wave riding type artist . I’m just now seeing people like my music . cause they embrace me with love when they see me ..

8. Who Is Your Favorite Rapper You Like Right Now?

I’m my favorite Rapper , I got dope songs in the cut on a hard drive , hidden in a safety deposit box at the bank lol . But who I’m influenced by is who I listen to heavy . So you can call them my favorites ,cause they in my playlist . i mentioned some earlier.

9. Who Do You Think Is The Hottest Producer Out? – What Would You Say To That Producer On Why They Should Work With You?

The Hottest Producer right now in my eyes is FIFi he’s from Boston , He’s my right hand man . My Go to producer and he never fails to deliver me banging tracks . But producers I’ll work with anyone who wanna work with me And if you wanna work DM Me.
Jetson dababy Producer Fire and Ynw Melly producers are lit ..

10.How Did You Come Up With Your Album Title?

I came up with the title name by just living life it’s called “Distance” ,because I wasn’t living correctly so I had to distance myself from everyone I felt didn’t have my best interests at heart . I’m strong believer if there a will there’s a way . And it’s starts with you as a person first see where you went wrong and understand if some one isn’t in your life that you once held at a high standard , it was suppose to happen . My homie Stanly stay preaching that . Shout Cloud Paint 🎨 Boston they doing they thing.

11. What Is Your Favorite Song On Your Album?

My Favorite song on my album is the intro , Heartful , Goals , Ingredients , Glory . The songs go ham .

12.Which Song On Your Album Means The Most Too You?

i have a record on the album called “Sick” , it’s a powerful record barely has add libs just hella pain and bars. The delivery is excellent I really wrote from the heart on it.
I call it getting open In my own lane . Cause I sound like nobody,That’s why I stand out. i Also i don’t follow the trend .

13. Who Are You Signed With?

I’m independent I’m signed to myself , I’m just educated on how to release music as if I’m signed to a major .

14. When Is Your Album Release Date?

To keep it G real I haven’t chose it yet , but Love On The Moon 2 will drop soon . And “Distance” is coming up after it . So stay tuned.

15. What Cities Do You Plan On Touring?

I wanna tour the east coast & West coast and mid west . Over seas would be live too . Who ever got your slots or tryna book me hit me up we accepting bookings now . Before I was holding off cause I wasn’t paying to perform I did that in high school .

16. What Female Rapper Or Artist Do You Think Is The Sexiest?

Female Artist Layton Greene lord have F$$#ing mercy she’s Beautiful, any time she drop music I share it idc . My homies give me the blue tooth I’ll have her in my playlist and they respect it . She’s fire flames . And I’m single perfect timing .

17. What Would You Like To See From The Music Industry Over The Next Year?

I would like to see artist get paid more off streaming and I honestly wanna go on my first tour . So as long as the industry can help me in theirs two everything else will fall in place .

18. What Is Your Second Single Going To Be?

I’m Dropping a song called ingredients next , produced by FIFi of-course . That’s my dawg. And I’m throwing in a surprise with it so be on the look out . I love this record by the way ..

19. If You Could Compare Yourself To An Already Established Artist, Who Would That Be And Why?

I’ll compare myself to DaBaby b/c he was once in the hood , then on the top of the charts . I’m tryna have that same faith . I know if I keep working hard and putting in as much ass I wanna get out I’ll blow up on a major scale . I really love music only way I can express how I feel , without risking my freedom . That’s Real Spill .

20. What Do You Think Your Listeners Will Get Out Of Your Music? 
When listening to my music , I put my listeners in a trans and they get how I felt when I created the song . I’m educating my listeners to want more outta life and be all you can be . I’m telling story’s and letting you know what I’ve been up to . I don’t lie in my songs , strictly the truth and no I don’t go back on what I say . I meant it . I want my 20k plus listeners on Spotify to be able to relate to break ups and distancing your self to make a better you . Don’t be afraid cause if you don’t do it , nobody gonna do it for you nobody. So beat believe my music is a stress reliever .

21. What Were You Thinking About When Your Songs Are Developed? Explain Your Process?

I always think how can I apply my real life into my Music without hurting feelings or sounding too soft . But then I stopped caring and deciding I’ma do me . Idc who doesn’t like it . I’m in my own lane and ima go crazy . And my way of going crazy is telling the truth cause the truth is the Real can’t hide the facts . And a lot of ppl afraid to say how they feel , I use to be one of them .
I talk about relationships from having no friends I could pick up and call . And that’s because I don’t know who to trust . My producer isn’t a friend that’s my brother . When i trust some one and can count on I call them my brother . Friend to me is a co worker , lil shorty that wanna Stay up all night in the Telly with you .. feel me .

22. Who Got You Started In The Rap Industry?

My Brother Slim he got me into rapping at a young age when he moved from Cali to Boston . And he use to write raps in the morning in the living room . As I got ready for school and he’ll walk with me to my bus stop. But it happen one day I missed my school bus he caught me string off the steps cause I was super shocked and was like wtf hell is he doing but no funny I wanna do it tooo .. and from that day on I was dedicated to it ..

23. What Made You Want To Get Into The Music Business?

Ima fan of the music industry I love music , it helps me get though hardships in life . Like when I went through a crazy break up all I could listen to is Trippie Redd’s album “A love letter to you” and that album helped me find my self .
Another example
I can be about be around people I don’t like ima bump Sauce Walka or Ynw melly and it helps me tap into a whole different side of myself and it’s crazy how music can touch your soul and have you ready for whatever .

24. How Does Your Family Feel About Your Music And Your Choice Of Career?

Honestly my Family didn’t support me till I started adding substance to my songs , before they listen and be like cool . But now they like that’s fire , they singing my songs and know the words and defending me if some one sounds like they biting my style . Telling me I sound like nobody but some one who needs to be heard . Asking me to play that song I’m all confused on which one . I’m like I appreciate it . I’m still growing and creating a better me . My Mother brought me Lap top for Christmas when I graduated high school 2015 and that how I was able to record all these songs to date .. So my family are strong believers .

25. What Is The Most Difficult Thing You’ve Had To Endure In Life?

The most difficult thing is seeing people you would do anything for deceive you . Cross you and stab you in the back . When you was G real with them, and all that you did. just didn’t register with them . And seeing my loved ones in caskets that shit broke my heart and made me cold. And changed my face from smiling to mean mug all day everyday . It’s like I walk around with anger so I use music as a outlet . It’s like a ex who talks madd shit but then blocks you . Got you like wow can’t respond Ight cool . There’s way around it could email them or something . i love music Cause it’s 1st what I love to do , 2nd ima get paid for doing it . 3rd I stand on what I say.. im being true to myself within my music.

26. What Do You Hope To Accomplish With Your Music?

i just hope to touch a lot of fans souls , and make them wanna better there lives . Do something with they lives if they haven’t yet . Just be better than yesterday , Go hard on your goals and achieve them . i want plaques and grammys if possible . im just a city kid with a dream on doing it , Huge in the music industry.

27. What’s The Demographic You Are Trying To Reach Out To?

I wanna reach the pre-teens & teens cause that’s how we change the climate in the streets . Cause they running the streets at the moment . Cause the older heads got them under their control . There good big homies and evil ones . Just don’t be a follower be a Man or woman and stand on all 10 stay down and work . Like young scooter would say . Shout FBG street lottery series still bang till this day .

28. How Do You Usually Come Up With Your Songs?

I write all my songs from scratch nobody helps me write , I have no writers . I’m independent I’m not paying anyone to write my songs . I’m authentic and I love to create and English arts was my strongest subject since pre school . Reading and writing i goo hard .

29. What Is Your Goal And Height That You Want To Reach With Your Music?

My goal is to set the billboard charts on fire for as long as I can and gain a few #1 singles and albums. I wanna be a legend and my music to be timeless .

30. What Influenced You Outside Of Hip Hop Rap That Have Helped You Form Your Style?

What inspired me is seeing my peoples struggle with bills and deaths in the family and I want to change where & how we live . I feel like I owe my dukes time I wasted in the past chasing females who would let any dude talk to them cause they lied and said she was cute . I use to be that dude lol sadly, and now I’m wide awake .its time to get the cake up and change my life Sauce up my life.

31. How Can People Reach You?

You can find me on ig

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