Artist of the Week

Artist of the Week: Q&A Session with Bentley Fortune


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KE: Tell us a little about yourself. Where you are from?
BF: Bentley Fortune is a Haitian American artist who’s about to change the landscape of international music.With Bentley’s roots hailing from Haitian decent, while being raised as a Florida native, Bentley continues to stay true to his roots while showing positivity through his messages. He aims to make music that holds substance and meaning that will appeal to the masses.

KE: How long have you been making music?
BF: 10 years now

KE:  What influences you in making Music?
BF: My musical influences hailing from his immediate family, Bentley’s musical heroes include the sounds of Jimmy Hendrix, Bob Marley, Tracy Chapman, and Carlos Santana. Growing up in church, where his parents directed the church choir, Bentley developed a passion for music by playing the drums, keys, bass, and eventually singing in his church choir.

KE: Describe your music, and what separates you from other?
BF: In a time saturated with aspiring artist all fighting to fit in, singer-songwriter Bentley Fortune defies the ordinary. A trailblazer of his generation, Bentley’s artistry and style are all his own, a soulful voice with cutting-edge lyrics that are submerged into his stellar performances.

KE: Name three artists you’d like to be compared to?
BF: Enrique Iglesias , Jason Derulo and Nico & Vinz

KE:  Who would you like to work with in the near future?
BF: Rihanna, Jay-Z, Kanye, Jason Durolo & Chris brown just to name a few…

KE: Production wise, who are your influences?
BF: Pop, Dance & a lil Kompa

KE:  Who does your production? And who would you like to work with?
BF: Carl Shackle & Bentley Fortune

KE: What’s your favorite sport teams / Car / food / movie or drink?
BF: Basketball/Mercedes, Bentley/Sea Food/ This its it

KE: Any current or future projects you are working on or promoting?
BF: Im working on my Album entitled “Nucleus”

KE: Can you give us a brief description of the creative process of your latest single/album?
BF: Latest Single entitled “Dance Floor” You will distinctively experience Konpa, Afro-beats, Pop to Rhythm and blues all in one song. This culmination of musical cultures has given birth to his first single entitled “Dance Floor” This song will be and instant classic with club Dj’s and radio stations. A definite summer anthem!!!

KE:  Where can we find your music and info?
Soundcloud: bentleyfortune
YouTube Page:
And my social media accounts:
Twitter: 1bentleyfortune
Facebook: bentleyfortune
Instagram: bentleyfortune


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