Born in the North of Tshwane (In an area called Sinkwater) , Kat Maks is a dynamic artist who has a lot to offer the South African music scene. In this interview, He takes us through his musical background,his new song and what we should expect from him as an artist in 2017.
Q: What is your musical Background? Do you have a musical family or did you just fall into being a house vocalist all on your own ?
A: I just grew up loving music from early age imitating other artists till I discovered myself as an artist .. no one in my family is doing music.
Q: What makes your music unique?
A: I try by all means not to be compared or sound like any other artists.. I write and compose from my own ability and experience
Q: How do you balance your music with other obligations?
A: Anything I do I music related, I spend 90% of my time doing what I love which is music.
Q: So far, what major challenges have you faced in this industry?
A: Challenges I faced was working on my own not having a team.. Marketing myself not having a knowledge of where and how to protect my craft has cost me a lot.
Q: What’s the inspiration behind your latest single, Spiritual Feeling?
A: On Spiritual Feeling, I basically express the pain I went through my musical journey and how important it is to always stay firm instead of giving up in God gifted talents
Q: Where can people listen to or download Spiritual Feeling?
A: The song is on SoundCloud and many other online sources.
Q: What can we expect from you as an artist in 2017?
A: I call 2017 my turning point..