What is a DIYer?
As DIYers (Do It Yourself-ers), we champion the spirit of creative independence and authenticity in the ever-evolving world of music.
We believe in the power of self-expression, continual learning, collaboration, and thoughtful risk-taking.
Our success is not defined by the traditional music industry but by our commitment to originality, integrity, harmony, and the unwavering belief that art should never be constrained by age, clout, or convention.
We are not just rappers and producers; we are innovators, educators, and luminaries who embrace the struggles, celebrate the triumphs, and strive to inspire a culture where creativity reigns supreme.
Join us in our journey, where your voice is not only heard but amplified.
I Am a DIYer and that means I DO...✅
- Take Pride in Ownership & Control: Including controlling my narrative, time, and direction of my career.
- Create an Authentic Space: Believing in the power of self-expression, embracing my flexibility, and launching my ideas.
- Commit to Continuous Learning: Being a student of my craft, embracing technology, and taking advice from active practitioners.
- Believe in Self-Reliance & Collaboration: Traveling my path, using passion to help others, but embracing that I can't do it alone.
- Embrace Risks & Experimentation: Including taking educated risks and the power of experimentation.
- Protect My Energy & Well-Being: Including mental and physical self-care and protecting my energy.
- Aim for Balance & Harmony: Within my art, career, and collaboration with whom I choose.
A DIYer Is Not...❌
- Anti-Industry or Closed-Minded: Pro-independence and open to perspectives that support that independence.
- Mindless or Superficial: Not a workaholic, not different solely for the sake of being different, not motivated solely by money or clout.
- Afraid or Ashamed: Including fear of asking for help, taking a break, being different, releasing music, or creating unconventional art.
- Judgmental or Exploitative: Not shaming or judging others' creativity, methods, or age. Also not allowing exploitation of art & time.
- Wasteful With Time: Including not filling up the schedule to appear busy, over-consuming social media, or engaging in gossip.