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We had the good fortune of connecting with Da’Vae Dukes and we’ve shared our conversation below. Hi Da’Vae, what role has risk played in your life or career?
I look at risk as a necessary component of my career. I take a risk with the experimental instrumentals I use for songs, the raw lyrics I include, and how I present myself to the world. Taking risks has allowed me to drive through any challenges that have stunted my growth previously. I took a risk with releasing my first song, “Neon Brown,” since I was never taught how to sing or play the guitar. I haven’t looked back since. All...
Today we’d like to introduce you to Da’Vae Dukes. Da’Vae, please share your story with us. How did you get to where you are today?
As a youth, I’ve always had a natural affinity for the arts, especially when it came to music creation. I grew up watching my father and older cousins make rap songs in my grandmother’s spare bedroom. The walls were filled with insolation, equipment was stretched out along the back wall, and nights stretched into the early morning. One time I even featured on a track along with my cousin and sister. Those times ultimately inspired me to begin creating my own music as well...