Check out our interview with singer-songwriter Caleb Seth who combines honest lyricism of country greats, with a captivating and timeless, soulful voice. Caleb just released his new single “Slow.” Slow is a masterpiece written by David J and Dylan Brady, the song showcases Caleb’s exceptional ability to seamlessly blend country tones with R&B flavors, taking listeners on a captivating musical journey that resonates deeply with audiences.
Throughout Caleb’s songs, you can hear R&B influences of Boyz 2 Men and Michael Jackson which tie the country feel of songs of Tim McGraw and Rascal Flatts.
Follow Caleb @calebsethmusic
Hi Caleb, please tell us a little about you?
I’m just a normal guys from West Tennessee. I grew up in and out of the foster care system and music was a way for me to express my feelings through it all. I started playing piano when I was 8 and never looked back.
Describe your sound in 3 words?
Pop, Country, Rock – a little hint of everything
Who influenced you and why did you choose to make music?
Seeing Michael Jackson do his thing was a huge influence to me because he looked like me and that was really inspiring to see!
Do you play any instrument?
Piano, Guitar, Bass & Drums!
Do you ever get nervous?
Yes and No – it depends on the situation. Sometimes when I’m performing in a new venue I get a little nervous before I go on but that goes away as soon as I start my set.
Tell us about your new single “Slow”?”
My guys David J and Dylan Bradley wrote it. As soon as I heard the track, I felt the connection. It reminded me of my old stuff which was really cool.
What’s the story behind the song?
Slow is about a girl that has her walls up, has her guard up. So you gotta take it slow, take your time with her. Whether it’s new or a rekindling of old flame, I’m not here to break her heart, I just wanna take it slow.
What is the most rewarding part of your work?
Hearing people’s reactions and how they relate to the songs.
What book should every entrepreneur read?
All You Need To Know About The Music Business by Donals Passman
What advice would you give to your younger self and why?
Don’t second guess yourself and Don’t let your circumstances bring you down
How would your best friend describe you?
Creative and someone who likes to have a good time
If you are a book, what would be the title of the book and why?
Map The Distance – “little towns filled with treasure and riches, if you want you can map the distance”
What’s next for Caleb Seth 2023?
My first EP! It’s coming out this fall and I can’t wait.
What is your favorite healthy food?
And your favorite cheat food?
Chips and burgers
How would you explain your fashion style?
What is your own definition of happiness?
Going to sleep with a smile at your face
If you could meet someone living or dead, who would it be and why?
Michael Jackson so I could learn from him both as a musician and an entrepreneur.
What would be the dream holiday, and who would you go with?
Tokyo with my brother
Best advice ever given?
Keep going, even when the deck is stacked against you
Do you support any charity?
I love organizations that get involved with kids in the foster care system
Where do you see yourself and your career in 5 years from now?
Still doing music, playing shows in Arena’s and loving life!
What is you favorite song to belt out in the car/for karaoke?
Cole Swindell’s – She Had Me at Head’s Carolina
What do you think of Social Media?
It’s filled with opportunities and things to learn. I think it’s a great thing; just don’t overuse it.
Where we can follow you?
Book: Ready Player One
Quote: “You will face many defeats in your life, but never let yourself be defeated.”
Movie: Fight Club
Tv Series: Breaking Bad
Favorite Food: Steak
Travel Destination: Japan
Sports Team: Tennessee Titans!