Convo with Shantonio

Shantonio aka Indigo is an upcoming artist representing the city of Darien, GA, releasing his debut single called “Summer Baby”, which has been a fun summer filled song, concerned about all the lockdown going on the rapper decided to make a track that is perfect for the summer after the Coronavirus isolation ends.

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The track is meant to be explicit as well as fun for the adult crowd, it is bringing a new wave of music, Shantonio inspiration behind the song is to encourage people to be themselves, taking risks while manifesting the life you want, and most importantly have fun.

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The songs is a reminisce of Migos vibes, which makes it a truly slap, I had a convo with Shantonio that you can follow up below.

Please explain what your name means?
Shantonio to me means different but different in a good way. My personality and name are one and the same. I’m different just like my name is.

What city and state are you representing?
I lived in a lot of places but I’ll be wrong if I didn’t rep Darien, GA. Darien is a home I’ll always be grateful for. It made me who I am today. And plus I want the world to know icons do come from small towns.

Describe your style of singing or rapping?
I make mood music. I rap in a way to spark or change your mood. I don’t consider myself a lyricist, but don’t be fooled, I can be if I want to be.

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Who inspired you to pursue a music career?
My older brother had a lot to do with my inspiration to follow my dreams to become the biggest music mogul/icon/legend.

What challenges did you face as a youth in pursuit of your music dream?
My biggest downfall was looking for love in all the wrong places when love was already what I had. I was just pushing it away.

Describe your feelings when you’re recording music in the studio?
I feel like a kid again and I love feeling like a kid because it’s fun. Now that I’m grown, I get to use adult words in my music and not get in trouble.

What is the message behind your music?
Be you and f*** whoever got anything negative to say. If I can make you can make it too.

What do you fear the most in this business?
I released all my fear on 02/11/2020 and gave it to God. I don’t fear… I face them.

That’s it guys listen to his dope track here, don’t forget to follow him on socials and stay tuned for more.

 

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