Interview with Shaheed Rahman
What first got you into music?
Passion! Started with Beethovan’s Fur Elise which I used to hear a lot from several places/gadgets during my childhood, attracted me.
Who inspired you to make music?
Inspired by my brother and cousin who used to play keyboard and guitar, thanking them so much for providing me with the training and practice.
How would you describe the music that you typically create?
It’s mostly EDM, Fusion, Hip-hop, Techno, and Indian style music. Rock is also one of my favorite genres.
What is your creative process like?
During the composition of one of my Albums, Let Me Say That Again, finding adequate sounds to meet my concept was very challenging.
Who would you most like to collaborate with?
I’m interested in collaborating with artists around the world who would like to play key roles in my music such as dancers, singers, performers, instruments players, etc.
If you could go open a show for any artist who would it be?
What is one message you would give to your fans?
Music is a powerful tool to express our mind when we can’t talk
What is the most useless talent you have?
Badminton champion, which is almost a useless talent in today’s lifestyle.
Do you sing in the shower? What songs?
No (I’m not a good singer:) )
What would you be doing right now, if it wasn’t for your music career?
Would have gone for a long drive
Where have you performed? What are your favorite and least favorite venues? Do you have any upcoming shows?
No live performance at any considerable venues. No upcoming shows.
How do you feel the Internet has impacted the music business?
It has become the most important platform to contact and connect with the world. In the music business, we see the view counts and followers determine the strength of an artist – a perfect example of how the internet has impacted today’s music business.
What is your favorite song to perform?
Earth Song by Michael Jackson
Which famous musicians do you admire?
James Horner, Hans Zimmer, Jerry Goldsmith, A.R. Rahman, Ilayaraja, Harris Jayaraj
What is the most trouble you’ve ever gotten into?
During the composition of my album, Let Me Say That Again, finding adequate sounds to meet my concept was very challenging.
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