Could you tell us a bit about yourself? Where were you born and raised?
My name is Angelo Vivo, and I’m a singer, songwriter, dancer, actor, and martial artist. I was born and raised in the Bay Area.
What did you like most about growing up there?
I absolutely love the diversity in the Bay Area. Growing up in an area rich with various cultures taught me to appreciate others and what makes them unique.
What did you want to become when you were a child?
I dreamed of being a pediatrician when I was a child. As I continued on my life journey however I realized that music was my true calling.
What generated your interest in music?
Growing up, I sang in my church’s choir and also participated in my family’s karaoke parties. Once I started to write my own songs, I became even more interested in music. I love how music has the ability to help and heal. I truly believe that music is a universal language and is one of the only things in this world that can unite people effortlessly.
When did you start creating music?
I started creating music while I was in high school.
What type of music do you create? How would you explain your style?
I try my best to create music that appeals to all people. When creating songs, I want to make sure I infuse a purposeful message in each of them. As far as my style, I would describe it as mix of Pop, Soul and R&B.
What makes you different from other artists?
What makes me different is my drive not only to be a successful recording artist but also to be a valuable recording artist. I believe I was blessed with my gifts and talents in order to add value to the music industry and to the world on a universal level. One of my main goals on my music journey is to remind everyone how powerful music can be.
How did you start working with Skyler Lexx? What has it been like working with him?
Skyler’s team reached out to me and expressed their interest after seeing a few of my YouTube videos. Working with him and his team has been fulfilling, inspiring, and motivating. It’s something new and exciting every time we get into the studio together!
What projects/songs have you released? Where can people find your music?
I’ve released a few of my original songs, including “Take A Stand,” which is one of my favorites to date. People can find my music on my website here.
Are there any upcoming projects or tours that you’d like to mention?
My main focus at the moment is recording as many songs as possible, then hopefully putting them together to release an EP or LP. A tour will come soon thereafter of course!
Why do you think it’s important for people to follow their dreams?
It’s extremely important for people to follow their dreams because by doing so they can make a positive change in this world. Also, when a person follows their dream, that person is also inspiring others to tap into their purpose and what they’re passionate about. With that being said don’t just follow your dreams; chase them!
Official Website: www.AngeloVivoMusic.com
YouTube: Angelo Vivo
Snapchat: angelo vivo