Following the release of Nesbeth’s incredible debut album we thought it was only right to reach out to Nesbeth in order to discuss this amazing album with the artist himself.
We were lucky enough that Nesbeth took time out of his incredibly busy schedule to sit down and have a conversation with us. Giving all of his fans a fresh look into his creative process and the inspirations behind his phenomenal album ‘A.m.en’.
Why was 2018 the year for the release of Nesbeth’s debut album?
Nesbeth- “This is the year that my legion of fans demanded the album.
What did you learn about yourself and your music through producing your debut album?
Nesbeth- “I learned to be disciplined, resilient and focused. I also very calculative and deliberate in producing timeless music”.
Do you think the album represents you well as an artist?
Nesbeth- “Most definitely, I am a conscious person by nature and this is reflected on ‘A.m.e.n.”
Which track on the album means the most you?
Nesbeth- “A.m.e.n, the intention was to keep the name of my late wife alive”
How did the features with Junior Reid, Popcaan and Agent Sasco come about?
Nesbeth- “The plan was to create a balance, add value, as well as to cater to a new demographic”
How do you feel about the incredible success of ‘My Dream’ and how did that song come about?
Nesbeth- “The real success in respect to ‘My Dream’ is yet to be realised. The idea came about when I envisioned Tours after Tours and Shows after Shows”.
What is your personal highlight of your career?
Nesbeth- “To perform ‘My Dream’ with the Most Honourable Andrew Holness, Prime Minister of Jamaica, on his Inauguration Day at King’s House”
Who has had the biggest influence on your career?
Nesbeth- “The creator”
What is the most important lesson you’ve learnt in your career?
Nesbeth- “My late wife, my children and my loyal fans”
What is one piece of advice you would give someone trying to make it in music?
Nesbeth- “Have a dream, work smartly and stay focused”
It was an incredible experience to have a conversation with Nesbeth, who despite all of his success remains incredibly humble, just wanting to continue to provide incredible music for his fans.
Listen to Nesbeth’s phenomenal debut album ‘A.m.e.n’ below.