Interview with FAM4LYFE | Edition XIX
Name: A-LOVA THE VOKALIST & Rocky J. Johnson the Lyricist — FAM4LYFE
Hometown: MONEY EARNING MT VERNON
Location: NEW YORK
Describe your sound as if we were deaf:
Our sound is called LOVEROC. It is a multi-genre sound with R&B, Hip Hop, and Rock vibes
What producers, songwriters and/or artists do you see as your primary inspirations?
A: R.Kelly, Ne-Yo, Tank, and Babyface inspire me not only because they are dope artists but they are amazing songwriters as well.
J: Our in house producer, Marsie, is definitely an inspiration to me. As well as hip hop greats like Jay-Z.
Do you have a favorite musical project that you’ve worked on?
Right now we’re working on our debut album which is an incredible experience within itself. The whole creative process of putting together our thoughts and experiences into one masterpiece is amazing.
What was the main factor for launching your career when you did?
For us it was all about our undying passion and chemistry that made us come together as a group. It was pretty much inevitable.
Who are some people you would like to work with?
A: Definitely the Justice League, Ludacris, Tank, Ne-Yo, The Runners, just to name a few.
J: I’d like to work with Swizz Beats, Kanye West, and Keri Hilson.
How is the internet changing your craft?
The internet is extremely helpful in many ways. Especially in being able to expand our fan base and get our music to the masses through so many different outlets.
Do you feel like what you are doing is important?
I feel like what we are doing is extremely important. FAM4LYFE is what’s needed right now — a breath of fresh air in your lungs.
Lastly, could you talk about any long-term goals or talents you have in mind?
First and foremost we want to stay consistent, relevant, and on one accord with one another as well as our fans. Secondly, we want to keep feeding people “FEEL GOOD MUSIC” with substance that you can appreciate and relate to at any given moment or occasion. Keep that LOVEROC movement pumping
Our brand new single LOVEROC is available for download