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Meet Gilmas, a french music producer in the heart of New York City




It’s an understatement to say that music has been challenging in these pandemic times, but Gilmas didn’t take it lying down!   In his Williamsburg digital  studio, jus by the East River, he kept on producing many tracks as different reflections on this strange period,  such as Alone In New York, where he describes himself wandering in the ‘Sleeping City’. In this troubled time, we were looking for inspirational people who made their name with their talent. Gilmas’ journey attracted us the most because his passion for Music forced him to change his field. Once upon a time, Gilmas was a philosophy professor in Paris-La Sorbonne but his love for Music forced him to turn his life around. As we say, where there is a will, there is the way. He listened to his heart and started his journey in Music; his E.P Starting Over, released in 2019, explores the emotional rollercoasters of change, with melancholic and yet energetic songs such as You Crazy You and Gone With My Youth.

Today his name comes in topmost music producer a self-made music producer who started Piano playing at 12 and then tried singing-writing and now producing songs and albums from the ground up with his own label, Get Started Music

For his Music love, he went from Paris to New York: ‘I feel New York is a better Paris’, says Gilmas, ‘The vibe here is more conducive for artists and entrepreneurs.’

Gilmas has also updated a lot in a musical career. Yes from simple music instruments to a new era of technological gadgets which help musicians produce some stunning tracks in just one fingertip.

He uses samples and loops, program beats but also plays and records live instruments such as bass, Piano, guitar, ukulele, mandolin, percussion, etc. Digital Music is a dream come true for control freaks like him.

Gilmas’ journey started as a singer-songwriter, accompanying the Piano. He did two albums in France the old-school way, in professional studios with session musicians but however satisfactory was the result, He always felt frustrated not to have total mastery of every part of the process. 

As a musician, his dreams were high from the starting; he kept that hunger alive and decided to work on skills and make it big on his foot, not with others’ help. He developed all the significant expertise and became a package which was lethal than most in the market.

2020 has been the worst year of our time; we look for people who can inspire us from our home. So come up with the inspirational short story of a musician Gilmas. People like him we feel can inspire young talent who are losing hope in their life. We wish Gilmas all the best for his upcoming projects, and we hope he inspires more people with his musical journey.

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D KIRK pulling in crowds with his sensational rap music




DKIRK KV is a name that doesn’t need an introduction among hip-hop music lovers anymore. The rapper has made a mark in the music industry in a very short time thanks to his phenomenal music-producing skills. 

DKIRK KV’s exceptional musical talent comes from his childhood. The US rapper’s father was a DJ who played all around the world. Hence, the music star had early access to music and its different sounds. The artist says, “My ears were engulfed by the sounds of Nelly, LL Cool, Michael Jackson, and Seal Paul.” 

The half Jamaican and half American singer hails from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He says that music officially came into his life in 2013. Kirk shares that he developed a love for the flows and rhythms of music, and set out to make his own mark in the music world. He is aware that his music has a great following already amongst youngsters and new rappers who see him as a solid role model. Even his contemporaries look at him with respect and admiration.

The rapping star describes his genre as rap and his style of music as dance hall. DKIRK KV himself has a list of people he wants to collaborate with. He says that those on the top of his list are Chris Brown, Tyga, Kid Ink, Big Sean and Tory Lanez. Even though each one of these artists have different vibes and music styles, D Kirk KV wants to get their guidance and be able to experience their process of creating music from up close. In a sense, all these artists are the rapper’s ideal musicians!

However, Kirk’s biggest inspiration is the Notorious B.I.G. The hip-hop star says that he can relate to BIGGIE in a lot of ways; he loves how much BIGGIE’s music is about culture and never giving up in life. He says that he’s learnt that one must constantly keep pushing themselves if they want to grow as an artist and make their name in the music industry.

One thing that he loves about music is that it is so personal and individualistic. One can pour their personality into their music and bring forward different perspectives through their sound. Nobody is restricted to only one sound, which makes the process of producing music and songs much more enjoyable. 

Sharing his goals for 2023, the rapper says that he wants to accomplish all his dreams and become a top choice musician. He says that it would be a dream cum true if he were on the BET Cypher list, which is a great recognition for a hip-hop artist! When asked what would he be doing if he were not a musician today, DKIRK KV says that he probably would have been a professional fitness trainer if he were not giving his all to music.  

At the moment, Kirk is working hard at building his influence on social media by making reels, having photoshoots, and engaging with his followers. However, it’s not only music that keeps this musician busy. Outside of music, DKIRK KV has a clothing line called D&J clothing. He is currently working on expanding the clothing line with his business partner. He plans to expand his clothing line to multiple locations. 

D Kirk sees himself having released multiple albums, gone on various music tours; and having dropped collaborations with his favourite artists in the next five to ten years. He believes in “being a smart business man with constant success”. When asked how he would adjust to being away from home while touring for an extended period, the musician says that while it might be difficult initially since he loves following a routine, he thinks he would adjust quickly too. He says that he has waited for this success for a long time and worked really hard at it, so he is looking forward to enjoying it.

Talking about his brand new song named Tempted Ft xBvalentine, Kirk says, “This song has a very different type of sound that puts you in the mood to dance all night”. The hip-hop and R&B singer is available on all social media channels as D Kirk (KV). 

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