Thats What We About
  • From : birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Joined : Thu 15th Dec 2016, 2 years ago

About Me

Shaquille Barzey who goes by the Stage Name BarzeyBeats, is a London born Music Producer, Rapper, Songwriter with many other skills. Who's into creating mixed media artworks and performances. By using mixing different forms of art and adding his own twist to it.
His works are often about pain and suffering or having a good time enjoying life and basic living elements.By applying a poetic and often metaphorical language, he touches various overlapping themes and strategies within his Poetry and Rap lyrics. Several reoccurring subject matter can be recognised, such as the Self harm, Believing in yourself working, provocation and Black lives.
His works often refers to music of the youth and mass culture.Shaquille Barzey currently lives and works between London, Hertfordshire and Birmingham.

Music Producing is my Main Profession

Instruments I play


Software I Use

Logic Pro 9/10, FL Studio, Sibelius, Reason.

Hardware I Use

Akai Pro Keyboard, Mackie C4 Speakers, KAM mixer and 2 condensor mics

Listening To Right Now

Mainly Grime and Brazilian Funk

10 Favourite Albums

Roll Deep - In at the Deep End
Saskilla - Godson of Grime
Sum 41 - All Killer No Filler
Stormzy - Gang Signs & Prayer
bugzy malone - king of the north

My Influences / Fav Artists

My main influences are, Roll deep, Pharrell, Audio Slugs, Zeph Ellis aka Dot Rotten, Zaytoven and many more.

I have way too many faves, I tend to listen to everything.

My Music Sounds Like

Some are experimental while some are at a professional studio quality.

In My Other Life I ...

Uni student studying Music for Films and Games