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Austin Ranew – Meaningful Music

POSTED ON:
Feb 05 2019

HHO: Introduce yourself to the fans

Austin Ranew: Hey, I’m Austin Ranew. I’m 19 years old, and I’ve had a passion for music since I was very young.

HHO: How did your artist name come about?

Austin Ranew: I just use my name because it was what I viewed as the best thing to do and never got nicknamed.

HHO: Where are you from?

Austin Ranew: I am from Statesboro, Georgia.

HHO: Who were your musical influences growing up?

Austin Ranew: Growing up, I listened to Mac Miller, Wiz Khalifa, Eminem, Kid Cudi, Kendrick Lamar, Jay Sean, Akon, Lil Wayne, Kevin Gates etc.

HHO: What hip-hop albums did you grow up listening to?

Austin Ranew: Growing up, I listened to KIDS, Best Day Ever, Blue Slide Park, ONIFC, Rolling Papers, The Eminem Show, The Slim Shady LP, Recovery, Man on The Moon, Good Kid, Konvicted, Freedom, Trouble, The Carter albums, I am Not a Human Being, Luca Brazil Albums, Stranger Than Fictionetc.

HHO: What is the current single/project that you are promoting?

Austin Ranew: Rock With Me.

HHO: How did the record come about?

Austin Ranew: I wrote this song to propose to my, now, Fiancé.

HHO: What would be your dream collaboration with any rapper or producer?

Austin Ranew: I would say Mac Miller, but he is in Heaven now. Choosing from rappers that are alive, I would love to collaborate with Eminem Kevin Gates
Kendrick or Post Malone.

HHO: Are you currently touring or have any upcoming shows?

Austin Ranew: I am currently not touring, and I have no shows booked, but I’d love to have that opportunity.

HHO: How is the response from your fans & djs been?

Austin Ranew: The fan base I have is small, but the ones I have are very encouraging for me to continue pursuing music.

HHO: What artists do you listen to the most?

Austin Ranew: I listen to Mac Miller, Eminem, Kevin Gates, Wiz Khalifa, Akon, Post Malone, and Kendrick Lamar the most.

HHO: What are your plans for 2019? What are you doing that others are not?

Austin Ranew: For 2019, I plan on continuing to write much more music and chase my dreams while continuing to build a life with Dallas. I am consistently chasing this dream, and I am trying to better the music industry to bring back more meaningful music.

HHO: How can your fans reach you?

Austin Ranew: My fans can reach me by my social media handles. Youtube: Austin Ranew, Instagram: austinranew, Facebook: Austin Ranew, Twitter: austin_ranew

HHO: Any last words or shout outs?

Austin Ranew: I would love for more people to subscribe to my YouTube and follow me on Instagram. I want to continue to chase music not only because it’s my dream, but I want people to be able to enjoy themselves and their life’s with the music I put out there.