Rayne Fernandez – orbiiitapp NextUp Contest Winner – Hosted by DJ Khaled

Watch Rayne's Reaction to winning the orbiiitapp NextUp contest hosted by @djkhaled About Ryane Fernandez: Rayne is a force of pure positivity... The self-described “AfroTina” has a strong and committed work ethic that clearly demonstrates her passion for her music.  The San Antonio, Texas-based Recording Artist shares, “I know who I am, I know my roots, and I’m working hard to reach a worldwide audience. I want to make music for everyone, no matter what culture or background they come from.”   Rayne ’s music is a cross between (classic and current) R&B, Pop with a dash of Hip Hop.  She was raised in a household where music was another member of her family. Her parents deep record collection provided Rayne with an education from an ear...

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KNOW YO ISH!!: Your Artist Name

So, you are thinking about sharing your music with the world but don’t know what to call yourself or your band. Or maybe you have a name but can’t seem to build a following under that name. Here are some things to think about when picking your artist name every indie artist should consider before making their next move. IS IT CATCHY? Don’t overthink this! Your artist name should be easy to say, easy to spell, and look good. You want to make it harder for the consumer to forget you. Try typing out your prospective name in Word or Adobe and playing with Fonts. Ask yourself if this name is going to look just as good as it sounds on a Logo. IS IT ORIGINAL? Do yourself a favor and don’t try to ride someone else’s wave. Contrary to popular belief, using part of a name of a known ...

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