CaLiCo is an American Hip Hop artist from the Tampa bay area in Florida. CaLiCo started rapping at the age of 16, he is driven to provide hope to his peers and the youths of downtrodden neighborhoods with his words and actions. Influenced by his kids, Khalid Muhammad and artists such as Tupac and Nas, CaLiCo tells his story through his lyrical expressions. Embalmed with a positive mindset and inspired by the words of Martin Luther King “Darkness cannot conquer Darkness, only light can do that” transcends the vibes of his music. As CaLiCo’s musical journey continues to unfold he is bound to achieve great success……
WELAB: When you decide it’s time to make a new record, is that more exciting or stressful?
CaLiCo: Exciting never Stressful
WELAB: How do you shut things out?
CaLiCo: Like Einstein I’ll lock myself away
WELAB: How easily do songs tend to come to you?
CaLiCo: If the beat banging, its almost instant
WELAB: What’s your motto or the advice you live by?
CaLiCo: ONLY real people do real things
WELAB: What is you favorite song to belt out at the bar/in the car?
CaLiCo: All da way Up
WELAB: For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 5 words?
CaLiCo: Soulful, Strong, Entertaining, Rhythmic, Energy
WELAB: You write all of your own music; where do you draw inspiration from when you write songs and what’s your favorite part about the process?
CaLiCo: My children, and my affinity to succeed
WELAB: If you could perform with anyone, in the future, who would it have to be?
CaLiCo: Trey Songz, we’ll have the women going crazy!
WELAB: Do you have any advice for anyone wanting to sing as a career or just advice about careers in general?
CaLiCo : Man makes the money, not the other way around.