Deon Perignon is an R&B/Soul artist & writer out of Mesa, Arizona. He grew up in one of the roughest parts of Memphis and began singing at a very young age. He is signed to Zobe records and currently promoting songs, in
the studio working on a few singles and an EP plus music videos. College Underground Radio finally caught up with the “Don of R&B”.
What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?
R&BOP and that's like rhythm & blues mix with a lil hip hop and pop. My sound is soulful, sexy, serene and smooth with a ridged edge.
How Did You Get Your Name? Is There A Story?
I got my name from fans growing up in the streets and in music people would say I've gotten better and that I was smooth with a bubbling attitude and by name being Deon from the streets arose Perignon.
What Are or Have been Your Musical Influences?
R.Kelly Gerald Levert Luther Vandross Frankie Beverly Donny Hathaway Marvin Gaye and I also dabble a little with the newbies as well.
What Are You Working On Now? Any Future Collaborations We Can Look Forward To?
I'm currently working on my third album as well another mixtape no titles for neither because at days go by different creative energy begins to flow through my veins.
Future collaborations would be with any artist that's ready to make a hit and history.
What Is Your Ultimate Goal In The Music Industry? What Is Your Plan Of Action?
My ultimate goal s to become a household name and to be successful at distributing my story...whether it be Fact or fun. My plan of action is to be a pillar in my community helping others
What Is Your Favorite Track To Perform Live?
I love performing but if I had to choose it would be Love Don't Pay No Bills because its universal and gets the supporters involved
What Has Been The Biggest Challenge In Your Career Thus far?
Living in Memphis in a place so full of talent that even the best have to struggle to get the deserved recognition
What’s Your Typical Songwriting Process?
Vibing to a good beat or a sound in my head gets my creative juices flowing as far as writing.
How Has Social Media Influenced Your Career As An Artist?
Social media serves its purpose and has given me a chance to be viewed and listened to by a diverse and broader audience worldwide
What Are Some Tracks and Artists Currently On Your Playlist?
Lyfe Jennings, Anthony Hamilton, Gerald Levert, Weekend, a lot of rap and myself
What Did You Do Before You Started Making Music?
I have always made music since I was a lad.
Any Advice For Young People (Men or Women) That Want To Succeed In The Music World?
Never give up never say die be humble and always strive to be better than your last record
What Would You Change In The Music Industry If You Were A Top Music Executive?
I would go back to the time where it took talent to make it instead of money...and rid a lot of this fugazey
How Do You Feel About Originality?
In a world where u can be anything it's imperative to be yourself.
Is There Anything Else We Should Know About You Or That You Would Like to Add?
I'm very very very passionate about my craft and music is my first love before I ever became a product of my environment being shot not able to walk for three years in fear of losing a limb I still remain sane hungry ambitious and humble... And I'm a teddy bear that can Grizzly at times...OK THEN
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Watch Deon Perignon's Featured Video "Love Don't Pay No Bills":https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mp9yyG5sNgc