Power Up Next is back again bringing you the hottest undiscovered artist across the world. This week we want you to get familiar with UFO Fev from Harlem, New York.
Q: Where are you from?
A: I am born & raised in Spanish Harlem , NYC. My mom was born in PR n my dad in Spanish Harlem as well.
Q: How long have you been rapping?
A: I have been rapping respectfully since 2010 but my rap career has just started last two years.
Q: Are you signed or interested in getting signed?
A: I am currently an artist signed under RNG Music which is Fat Joe’s new imprint - I also have my own label The High Enterprise Records which is how I released music prior to my new deal.
Q: Do you like old school or new school?
A: I prefer a mixture of both - new school & old school rap. Depends on the mood.
Q: Tupac or Biggie?
A: Whoa, lol. Again, depends on the mood I don’t dislike either of them more or less. RIP to both, they’re our forefathers.
Q: First song that made you fall in love with music?
A: First song that made me fall in love with music, had to be a Wu Tang joint.
Q: What or who are some of your musical inspirations?
A: My musical inspirations vary - I enjoy Jazz above all genres but I make hip hop so I draw inspiration from everything, everything is connected something natural might speak to you spark an emotion. But mostly struggle & pain brings out the best writing.
Q: If you could have dinner with any celebrity dead or alive who would it be?
A: Mr. Bob Marley. Would like to hear his thoughts about a few things.
Q: Last but not least, why are you up next?
A: Why am I up next, mostly bc it’s God’s plan but I also put the work in. My hustler background taught me a lot that I apply to the music business & it keeps me going.