Featured Artist Asia Nicole
Asia Nicole Powell hails from Yulee, Florida, but now resides in Atlanta, GA her begin to surface around age 6 when she began performing solos for family members and neighbors. Asia Nicole had a passion for singing and realized this was something she was born to do. In February of 2012 Asia started to pursue her dream marking her as a newcomer winning Atlanta’s Hottest Future Superstar under 18 award and The America Model Talent Search talent category. In May 2013 she also won the King Ryan Music Showcase where she was the only Teen Artist then The Clean Music Movement Award for Best Pop Artist of the year in 2014.
Not only does she sing to entertain, but rather to inspire and empower others. Useing her talent in supporting causes such as anti- bullying and in fund-raising for charities. Drawing her own inspiration from Christina Aguilera, Beyonce, and Rihanna. Check out the interview below with this talented new artist.
How did you get into the music industry?
I was in the hair salon one of the ladies asked my Mom if I model my mom told her I sing so she asked me to sing I did she just picked up the phone called a producer she knew and I sung for him over the phone two weeks later I had a vocal coach and in the studio recording my 1st single
Where do you draw your creative vision from?
I draw my creative vision From the things or experiences I see around me
What is the one thing you hope your music brings to your fans?
I hope my music bring a feeling of joy and encouragement to where they would want to continue to listen to it
Which 3 major artist would you love to collaborate with someday?
Bryson Tiller, Nicki Minaj and Teyana Taylor
Do you have any shows coming up or anywhere we can see you perform?
Yes, I have two shows coming up Jan 16th and Jan 18th at the Atrium in Stone Mountain Georgia and the Georgia Convention Center
Tell us about your latest track “On The Low”
I’m excited about on the Low I got to do some producing on it that’s the 2nd Song I wrote on the low talks about how other girls are plotting and texting on the low to the guy I like trying to date him
Are you working on new music? if so when can we expect it to come out?
Yes! I’m working on a new single you can expect it the beginning of February
What does your friends think about your career and starting at such a young age?
They think it’s cool and exciting that I get to pursue my dream
What do you like to do in your down time?
Hang out with my friends, visit my grandparents and fishing
What has been your most memorable experience so far?
My Most memorable experience I have to say is when I won Atlanta’s Hottest Future Superstar under 18 award I didn’t expect it at all I was very new to the music industry and had just released my 1st single
Best advice you have been given?
Stay Humble and put God first
You do a lot of support for anti-bullying and fund-raising for charities. Is there any organization you are helping to raise funds for? Tell us the importance for you of both of these causes.
Yes! I have helped winning the battle fight against Cancer raise funds along with others Giving back to those charities are dear to me I have lost loved ones to Cancer and I have family members that’s battling cancer. My Grandmother is a survivor of cancer. I support Anti-Bullying it breaks my heart to see anyone bullied a fan reached out to me she wanted to know what I would do she told me she was being bullied because she was ugly. I told her she was beautiful and there is nothing wrong with her, it’s something wrong with them and she should report it. It’s so sad bullying has to stop no one deserves that
Where can everyone follow you?
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Any shoutout’s or Thank you’s?
Yes Shout out to Gamut music group my producers, my awesome Team and Thank You to my parents for allowing me to pursue my dream