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“Em reminds me of one of my friends from back home,” he said. I forgot in two seconds that he was the biggest-selling artist of the decade.
He knows what he’s doing.” While he would probably love for everyone to be a fan of his music, Alex is just grateful when people listen to it and end up knowing who he is and the work he’s done.
#Find Ur Passion A post shared by alexdakid (@alexdakid) on Alex, who put out his first single as an artist last year called “Not Easy,” hopes to go the Pharrell, RZA route and get into scoring for film.
That’s what art’s all about.” In the music industry, to have a song or album go diamond means it sold more than 10 million copies. Alex Da Kid is one of the few producers with two diamond singles: “Love the Way You Lie” by Eminem and Rihanna and “Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons, the latter being an artist on his KIDina KORNER label.
While people often cite their major music influences as different major artists in interviews, Alex says it’s more everyday people and experiences that inspire him than particular musicians.
His father is from Jamaica and his mother is English, and because of them, “I grew up listening to all kinds of music” According to his interview with the BBC a few years back, before he was Alex Da Kid, he was a European football star in the making. After networking like crazy to get his name out there, when the song blew up in 2010, there was nowhere to go but up.
Alex played for Bristol City’s youth team before injuring his knee and getting distracted from his initial goals of playing professionally. 6 years since I started my record and publishing company's 1 year since I started my creative agency and some how after all that time everyday still gets better and better (and I still have this face when I start working) #musiclove A post shared by alexdakid (@alexdakid) on “Airplanes” by rapper B.o. and singer Hayley Williams was a massive global hit, and despite being behind Nicki Minaj’s first major release, “Massive Attack,” the song for B.o. If it weren’t for “Airplanes,” Alex wouldn’t have created a working relationship with legendary rapper Eminem.
The 44-year-old British actor collaborated with Omaze to offer one lucky fan a chance to go on a special Valentine’s Day date with him.