Restylish: Where did your passion for music come from?
Devonte Tymon: I first found passion in writing. I would write lyrics in my phone all day everyday. Never recorded. After a few years of that I started recording and fell in love with the feeling of taking a blank canvas and making it tell a story.
Restylish: What inspires you?
Devonte Tymon: I find inspiration all around me. Usually through family, friends, and relationships.
Every once and awhile I’ll look in the mirror and really appreciate everything I am. When that happens I tend to make music that’ll get you out your seat.
Restylish: Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
Devonte Tymon: In 5 years I plan on being well established in the music industry. With at least 1 plaque.
Restylish: 3 words to describe yourself?
Devonte Tymon: Bold
Restylish: What’s the first thing you do in morning?
Devonte Tymon: I Check my phone then brush my teeth.
Restylish: Is there an artist you want to work with that you have not yet had the opportunity to work with?
Devonte Tymon: There’s tons. But none of which I have access to. Big names like Jay z, Kanye west, J Cole, and Drake are at the top of that list.
Restylish: If you were stranded on an island what are the three things that’d you’d take with you?
Devonte Tymon: My studio.
And a Swiss Army knife.
Restylish: Which people or books have had the most influence on your growth and why?
Devonte Tymon: My parents have had the absolute most influence on my growth. They made me everything I am today. They steered me in the right direction and truly made me believe I could do anything I put my mind to. I would not be where I am today without them.
Restylish: What’s your favorite song in your catalog?
Devonte Tymon: Tough question, but personally “H.L.I.F?” Is my favorite solely because of how I felt when I made it and how effortless it was.