Clear Soul Forces' breakout potential
Red Bull doc, debut disc, group chemistry fuel ascent
Published: May 16, 2012
Finally, I ask the guys how far their ambitions stretch. Where do they see themselves in a decade?
"I think we all have visions that go beyond being rappers," says Novellis. "We'd all still like to be doing something with music, but I think rap is like our tool right now that will get us where we want to get. I know, individually, we all have aspirations other than being rappers. I wanna be a songwriter. I'd love to make a living off of doing that. I'd like to be writing songs and not have to be relying on doing shows and putting out albums against my will. The sky's the limit for what we can do, and 10 years from now I'd like people to look at us as a group and hold us with the same respect as Outkast and Tribe Called Quest. That's what we're trying to do."
"We already had our own studio in a basement, but I want a big studio where real music is made and we can hang out, owned by Clear Soul Forces, that we can run a business out of too," continues Ilajide. "I'm dreaming of that, of getting my hands on all the keyboards in the world and shit. Have them all in one room. That shit's dope."
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