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DJ Cassius Cain Exclusive Insider Report

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What first got you into music?

My sister when I was younger used to play the saxophone and it always seemed cool to me, so I started playing the saxophone in the 5th grade following her footsteps. Also my great grandmother used to play the piano and my grandmother and mother were singers. So I was always surrounded by music. I enjoy creativity and the art of music.
Who inspired you to make music?

A lot of my family does music and the community growing up listening to beats and others rappers was very enjoyable

How would you describe the music that you typically create?

The music I create is urban hip hop /rap. I also enjoy making lofi beats

What is your creative process like?

Easy! I get a couple artist I like put em together on a dope beat with a dope producer and we go in the studio and cook it up and make master pieces lol

Who would you most like to collaborate with?

All time it would be Outkast, in todays time Kodak Black

If you could go open a show for any artist who would it be?

Kodak Black

What is one message you would give to your fans?

Stay down! The music game requires a lot of resilience and the best man wins, it all comes down to when it’s your time and only God knows that. So just stay consistent

What is the most useless talent you have?

All my talents are lit and are useful lol

Do you sing in the shower? What songs?

Uhhhhhh I “Rap” in the shower lol

What would you be doing right now, if it wasn’t for your music career?

I’m a car enthusiast so I would probably own a customizing detail shop or be on the drag strip

Where have you performed? What are your favourite and least favorite venues? Do you have any upcoming shows?

I’ve done Messiah Fest which is a concert series that I curate in Los Angeles, Chicago, Orlando, SXSW, A3C, Atlanta, and New Orleans and has had over 10,000 in attendance total

How do you feel the Internet has impacted the music business?

It has impacted it in positive and negative ways. But the future is technology so you just have to keep creating and reinvent yourself with the world

What is your favorite song to perform?

All of them

Which famous musicians do you admire?

Outkast, Kodak Black, DMX, Snoop Dogg, TuPac, MC Breed, Canibus, Cam’ron, Master P, 3/6 Mafia

What is the most trouble you’ve ever gotten into?

Uhhhh I don’t want to say, I’m not a saint I have put myself in some sticky situations

What is the best advice you’ve been given?

“Listen to the message, and not necessarily who it’s coming from”

If you could change anything about the industry, what would it be?

Things being more physical than digital

What’s next for you?
My album, singles and Messiah Fest

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