Following on from a string of rich and vibrant efforts these last few years, American-Liberian artist Pharaoh Jaxson is back on the grind once again with his emotive new single 'Too Much'.
Channelling more of that smooth and breezy aesthetic he is known for, 'Too Much' makes for an incredibly impactful listen. With his rich and immersive flow layered across a dynamic production throughout, he continues to shine throughout this passionate new groove.
So with the new single available to stream now, we sat down with him to find more about his origins and influences over the years.
What was the first band or artist you fell in love with?
The first artist that made me fall in love with music was Michael Jackson. He really spoke to my soul, you know what I mean.
Did you ever form a band when you were younger and if so, what did they sound like?
I was in a little rap group growing up. We were horrible but we had a lot of confidence.
What has been your primary inspiration in writing music?
I think the primary inspiration would be the life I'm creating around me. The love, the lows, all of it.
What is a song you wish you had written yourself?
I honestly have no idea. Maybe 'Billie Jean'.
If there was any moment in your career you could relive, what would it be?
Living in Miami.
Which artist would you most love to share a stage with?
And is there an artist you would love to collaborate with as well?
Where do you see yourself in five years time?
One Grammy, one grammy nomination.
Pharaoh Jaxson's new single 'Too Much' is out now. Listen to it below.