How have your roots in both Columbus, GA, and Las Vegas, Nevada shaped your unique sound?
Being from the South, I fell in love with fast high hats and 808 drums. The West Coast has inspired me to instrument live implementation to shape my sound.
How did the pandemic change the way you approach your creative process? What major breakthroughs did you make through this challenging time?
The pandemic showed me how to approach and utilize the power of social media which forced me to learn how to communicate more effectively online
“Notice” is all about resilience and coming up in the scene, what would you say are some of your biggest career accomplishments to date?
Some of my biggest accomplishments to date is writing, producing and performing my new single “Notice” and other music I am working, as well as owning my own studio and growing my business BU Network www.bunetwork.biz.
Before dropping your own music, you were an audio engineer/producer for some of the biggest TV shows in Hollywood like The Real Housewives of Atlanta and Love and Hip-Hop. What major lessons have you learned from working in television that have helped you move forward in your career?
Some of the major lessons I have learned that helped me move forward in my career is knowing the importance of establishing relationships for yourself and eliminating the “middle man”
“Notice” was directed by Films by Syn, what was it like collaborating together? Where did you find the inspiration behind the creative direction of the video?
Collaborating with Films by Syn has always been unique. Films by Syn is one of my closest friends, so our chemistry was already established prior to “Notice” video. The inspiration behind the video was something relatable to Syn and he was already familiar with what my experience was which made it easy for him to come up with the vision for “Notice” and direction.
What major projects can fans anticipate from you in the coming new year?
In the coming year fans can anticipate me working diligently on my EP which I plan on dropping mid- February 2022. I will be creating and dropping a lot of new content on TikTok and YouTube as well as writing, singing, producing new music and selling beats on my website www.iamnatrell.com
What would you say is the main message of “Notice” that you hope fans will take away?
The main message of “Notice” is to know those that labor amongst you, separate the people that you know really want you to win from those who can care less about you or your craft.
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