We recently got the chance to get some backstory on Iness. Get to know this multitalented artist below!
Can you tell us a little about yourself/band?
Iness: www.Inesslive.com website says it the best and the most, but I have a really huge history behind me in music, dance, theater, showbiz, acting, modeling, so in one word i'm a multitalented, but I have my own style in music, together with the message I would love to share with the world, I would say , my music is much bigger then me or anyone else, it is sending strong messages most of the time, I would love to touch and unite all nations, races or ethnic groups... And beyond
How long have you been creating songs?
Iness: Since I was a little girl
What inspired you to get started?
Iness: My brother, my family, my music idols, my love for music, dance, stage
How would you describe your sound/style? Iness: Pop MTV profound unique eclectic commercial worldwide sound (Brit/American pop and more)
Who are your current inspirations in the music industry?
Iness: Rita ora, jessie j, Selena Gomez, J. Lo, Beyonce, madonna...
How do you go about writing a song and what is your process?
Iness: I have many different processes, from writing alone just the lyrics on a piece of paper, recording it on my recorder (usually my phone or my tablet/laptop), recording the whole song at once in the studio out of my head, working together with the producer from scratch on a song, recording the idea/info of the song on my recorder all together with the lyrics & melodies etc.
What are you currently working on?
Iness: On my debut album
What is the concept behind your latest project?
Iness: It is my first original self written album I have been planning to record for so long, my most important step into the serious world of the music industry ( all the songs are author original songs with the message) in collaboration with various worldwide producers and remixers
Any plans on touring to promote your latest project?
Iness: Yes! I really hope so... Maybe even starting soon with England
What did you buy with your first check off music?
Iness: Ahh,)) cant really remember
What are your must-haves when you're in the studio creating?
Iness: :) my headphones, microphone, water, snacks, my notebook
What is the best piece of advice in this business you actually used? Iness: Never give up / be yourself
Will you be collaborating with any other artists in the future? Iness: Yes Do you think your music is mostly enjoyed more for the beats or for the lyrical flow and content? Iness: I think both
What area do you need to improve on in regards to your career? Iness: Better / real / good management and representation, promotion of my music, radio / tv promotion, advertisement, social media
What's your all-time favorite song? Iness: There are so many - I would start with Mariah Carey - make it happen
In your opinion who is the most influential and successful artist in your genre today and why? Iness: Rita Ora, J.Lo, Beyonce, Rihanna - because they managed to combine all in one package what matters in the music/show business industry and stay authentic
Who has been some of your favorite artists that you’ve been able to work with? Iness: Cant really answer this but I know who I would love to work with
How do you feel about the current state of music? Iness: I love it
What is your main goal as far as music? Iness: To be the worldwide famous known artist, to reach everyone with my music / touch people with my music, presence, style
Who would you say your music relates to the most? Iness: As in artist? I would say - Rita ora, George Michael, madonna, j.Lo, some other pop artists too
What separates you from other artists? Iness: All my background, my uniqueness, message, style, x factor, all my musical history
When you’re not in the studio, what do you like to do for fun and relaxation? Iness: Movies, theater, books, my other projects, nature, sport
If you could work with any producer who would it be? Iness: Jay z / timberland .......
What’s the biggest highlight of your career thus far? Iness: Publishing for Sony Records, receiving various awards such as award for the contribution to Croatian music scene, award as showtime star 2018 at LNYDP, miss power woman sash .....
What is your dream venue to perform at? Iness: New York city times square / Las Vegas
What artist music are you currently a fan of? Iness: Rita ora, Ariana Grande, Selena Gomez
When performing live what are some of the things you do to get the crowd involved? Iness: Getting myself out there
When performing and the crowd is singing along how does that energy make you feel? Iness: Amazing
What can we expect from you in the future? Iness: More amazing albums such as my debut album - I already have in preparation my next tropical summer album
Anything else you wanna add? Iness: I would really love to preform / meet / have my fans worldwide and get them involved into my special messages I create
Where can the fans check out your music news? Iness: On my website - www.Inesslive.com