Our interview with gorgeous 22 year old Los Angeles-based pop artist Sabryna who just released her latest single, ‘Try It’ across all platforms on May 19th.
She describes her sound as ‘pop with strong house and R&B influences’ and has worked with artist/songwriter Candice Pillay, producer Dem Jointz, and most recently Hannibal Hector. The jet-setter originally hails from New Zealand, and has traveled to every continent in the world except Antarctica.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
Passionate, Driven, Goofy
Who has made the biggest impact on your life so far, and why?
My parents. They believed in me from the very beginning and are the most supportive people in my life.
What is your musical background?Do you have a musical family?
My dad was very musical when he was younger- he played violin and piano, but my mom is musically challenged! Neither of my parents can sing though… so I’m not sure where I got that from!
Do you ever get nervous?
Oh god yes! Right before I perform, I’m a ball of nervous… but it all goes away once I get on stage.
For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 3 words?
Fun, pop with an RnB twist
How did you get started in the industry?
I ended up dropping out of Berklee College of Music and moving to LA to pursue my dreams… I didn’t really have a plan; I just got started! Half of life is just showing up.
Now tell us about your track “Try It”?
It’s a super fun summertime vibe about seizing the moment and not letting an opportunity pass you by!
What we can expect of Sabryna the rest of 2017?
More music! I’m dropping an EP in a few months and then touring! I can’t wait!!
Best advice ever given?
Be your own best friend. If you create your own happiness then no one can define it for you.
Name one your strengths?
I’m very loyal.
What are the 3 things you can’t live without?
My best friends, my phone and Beyonce
What’s your motto or the advice you live by?
Love yourself unconditionally.
What’s your idea of a perfect Sunday?
Pancakes and watching reruns of “One Tree Hill”
What is you favorite song to belt out in the car/for karaoke?
“No Air” by Jordin Sparks. that is my JAM… Definitely turns some heads at the traffic light
What is your favorite healthy food?
Quinoa… that stuff tastes good with everything
And your favorite cheat food?
Do you have any hobbies?
Make up is definitely my hobby… I love trying out new techniques and looks.
Five years from now you will be….
Hopefully touring the world and singing to my fans.
Where we can follow you?
Sabryna - TRY IT ft. Josh Pearl (Single)
Quote: “We accept the love we think we deserve”
Holiday Destination: Bali
Food: Meatlovers Pizza
Celebrity Crush: Michael B Jordan
Sports Team: The All Blacks
Photo Credit: Shawn Artero