Check out our interview with talented Pop/EDM artist Anastasia Silver.
Anastasia just released her 2nd electrifying single, Up In Smoke, and joined a stellar lineup of performers for the inaugural S.O.S. Foundation Tour, slated to stop in over 50 cities nationally at the top of 2020.
Up In Smoke fuses lyrical genius and powerful delivery while providing an authentic look into her life experiences as a young-independent-female artist. The track features Louisiana’s DJ MIG and boasts a strong young woman taking back control over her narrative after heartbreak.
Follow Anastasia at @stasiavuu
Hi Anastasia, please tell us a little about you?
I am 21 years old and am a college student and a singer songwriter.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
Strong, determined, compassionate.
Who has made the biggest impact on your life so far, and why?
My great grandfather. He was my rock and believed in me like no one else. He taught me not to ever quit. He taught me that I couldnt control my past, but I could control my future.
How did you get started in the business?
I loved to dance and sing and started to create my own moves for competitions locally.
Did you go to music school?
No, but I just applied for an amazing one and am waiting for the reply. (fingers crossed)
Describe your sound in 3 words?
Edm, pop, meaningful
Do you ever get nervous?
What is your next goal as a musician?
To have the world hear my songs and maybe some can relate to my experiences and it can help them get through their hard times. Or they can have memories that were similar to my songs.
Do you have a tour coming up or where we can see you performing?
Yes! I am a part of the SOS tour for 2020-2021
Now tell us about your single “Up in Smoke?”
Up in Smoke is one of my most loved songs to have worked on and I really want everyone else to love it too.
What we can expect of Anastasia SIlver in 2019/2020?
Graduation! more songs, more performances and who knows from there..lol. more great things I am hoping
Now tell us about the amazing foundation S.O.S (stand up own up speak up)?
The SOS Foundation is one awesome foundation. They are trying to help at risk youth that are dealing with mental adversities that come from bullying, peer pressure, for sex, or drugs, depression, homelessness. Anything that would cause you to want to hurt yourself, or hurt someone else. They want people to know that they should stand up and own up and speak up if they see anyone going thru this or if they are going through it, they are not alone and that there is someone out there to help.
They also have established a SAVE A LIFE FUND that helps kids that want help but cannot afford it. they will pay for therapy. This foundation is new, and is based on donations only, but the best thing about this foundation is that it is peer to peer and so are their shows and they’re nation wide tour.
What is you favorite song to belt out in the car/for karaoke?
Oh god, too many to count. Songs by Selena, Halsey, Julia lol
Name one your strengths?
I am not a quitter. I have endured alot growing up and have survived and Its through belief and perserverance. DONT EVER QUIT.
What is your own definition of happiness?
Happiness to me is to feel complete, and at peace with myself and life.
Any loves other than music?
Yes, I am on the board for Doernbecher hospital. It is a childrens hospital like St Jude and I am always raising money for them and I choreograph my old high schoold seniors for their
competition to raise money for the hospital.
Any exiting news you want to share with us?
I am working on my new single and am sooo excited to release it in a couple of months.
How’s a typical day in your life?
School, homework or work and studion unless I am performing.
What is your favorite healthy food?
Macaroni and cheese.
And your favorite cheat food?
Junk food and all kinds LOL
What would be a deal breaker on a first date?
I don’t like arrogance and a faker. be yourself.
How do you see yourself in 5 years?
How would you describe your fashion style?
I love clothes and whats in. I would have a huge closet if I could!
What do you think of Social Media?
Love it but need to be careful as our world is judgmental.
Where we can follow you?
Quote: Don’t ever let your past define who you are.
Song: Lose you to love me
Travel Destination: the world
Food: junk food
Sports Team: Ducks