Kane Bailey is a hit-making machine. He’s had a prolific 2020, dropping smashes like Charlie D’amelio, Lavish and many more. In this exclusive interview Kane discusses living through the pandemic, how he got into music and more.
What first got you into music?
I first fell in love with music specifically rap as a young kid, when my dad would play all
the OGs in the car. This gave me a good understanding of the history and who the
greats were. He also introduced me to new school artists that were rising to fame at the
time and bringing in a new sound.
Who inspired you to make music?
To be honest the first person that made me want to get on stage and pursue
The music was by Justin Bieber. I saw his music videos on tv as a kid and thought it was
It was really cool and I wondered why I couldn’t do it too. Once I started getting older I
saw kids my age in my city dropping tracks and getting a little buzz, and I knew it
was possible for me too.
How would you describe the music that you typically create?
Because I am still so early in my career as an artist, I am still trying out new
sounds and looking for different waves and trends in music. I would say I am
mainly rap, hip-hop, with some pop influence. I will continue to dabble in different
genres and sounds throughout my whole career to keep things new and
What is your creative process like?
I am usually inspired by something I hear, could be from another artist, or just
something in my everyday life. I then go online and look for a beat to match that
vibe, or how I’m feeling. After going through plenty of beats, I find “the one”, and
start writing to it. A melody and hook comes to my head right away when I hear a
Who would you most like to collaborate with?
My all-time dream collaboration is for sure Drake. In the meantime, I would love
to work with a variety of young rappers around the world such as Kid Laroi, Lil
Tjay, Melvoni, etc.