Interview with Tanya T6 | Edition XIX.3

• Performing Artist •

Name: Tanya T6
Hometown: New York, NY
Location: New York, NY

Describe your sound as if we were deaf.
My sound it unique, at times I can come off strong and very edgy and at times I can come off soft and very melodic. When it comes to my music, you never know what to expect because I love all genres and do all types of music.

What producers, songwriters and/or artists do you see as your primary inspirations?
My primary inspiration is Bone Thugs and addition I studied Whitney Houston, Mary J Blige, Roberta Flack, Minnie Riperton and Deniece Williams.

Do you have a favorite musical project that you’ve worked on?
My favorite project I have ever worked on was my Christmas EP “Holidays At Home” – I keep the journey dear to my heart as alot of work was put into this project..I submitted13 songs in less than a week. I can listen to those songs year round..

What was the main factor for launching your career when you did?
I love to sing, music is my life..I want this more than anyone and I knew what I needed to do to reach my goals.

Who are some people you would like to work with?
Timberland, Kanye, Drake, Mary J Blige, Rico Love to name a few

How is the internet changing your craft?
The internet changed the way I think and move business wise…digital is what it has come down to and I have quickly adapted. It has changed the way I release material -makes it easier I’d say…

Do you feel like what you are doing is important?
Yes its very important for me, because, this is my dream and I am living it! Its my BIGGEST accomplishment thus far..always follow your dreams!

Lastly, could you talk about any long-term goals or talents you have in mind?
My long term goal is to be internationally known and venture out into acting and producing musically. Another talent I take very seriously is my songwriting…I would love to work with different artists as well.