Meet Marichella Mendoza, a 16 year old from The Philippines.
“I wanted to make a playlist that would heighten the emotions of a person with feelings for another person. The songs are dedicated to a crush, relationship and basically anyone that you deeply care for.”
What music did you listen to growing up as a kid?
I mostly listened to rap.
If you were a singer, what current living artist would you love to collaborate with?
Do you play an instrument? If no, what instrument would you love to learn?
I don't, but I would love to learn the guitar.
What is the best concert you've ever been to?
My local band's concert.
What is your favorite quote?
"Jesus Christ never lied, still was crucified. That's why i never judge another man." (it’s a song line actually but i consider it as a quote)
Do you have any hidden talents?
I'm athletic. I can play basically any sport.
Name your top 3 favorite artist and why?
Kendrick Lamar - I grew up listening to his good kid album and the section .80 and tpab. As a kid I got enlightened to the difficulties he had to face it made me aware.
A$AP Rocky - I love his flow and the way he dresses.
Ed Sheeran - he's a great songwriter and amazing singer.
If you could interview any artist, dead or alive, who would you interview and why?
Mac Miller, he’s another rapper I used to listen to as a kid. I want to know what could have been done to stop him from taking his life.
What is more important to you, music or lyrics? Why?
Lyrics, I like to learn and listen beyond the beat.