Teezo Touchdown releases his long-awaited album “How Do You Sleep at Night?”
Texas-born Rapper, Teezo Touchdown, releases his highly anticipated album “How Do You Sleep at Night?”, from modeling for Marc Jacobs Heaven to gearing up for a 2nd tour with Travis Scott, the Drake-approved artist is busier than ever. We chat with Teezo about Music, Fashion, and future plans.
What was the first song you heard growing up in Texas that made you fall in love with music?
Mostly songs from S.U.E $ Swishahouse, Big Moe – Barrc Baby, Lil Flip – I can do that
What has your dad taught you about music growing up?
How to be a fan of music. How to take care of his record collections and tour shirts.
You’re a style icon and innovator. How is your creativity disrupting the culture?
Thank you! I haven’t zoomed out to look at the playing field, but I do enjoy talking with people who been here from day 1
Where did the idea of the nails in your hair come from and what does it represent for you?
Use what you got, it will take you to the top. I was always aware of the importance of being identifiable. With how fast I’m developing it’s cool to see how my look continues to advance with me.
You have done some wild collaborations from Travis Scott and more. Who would be your ideal collab dead or alive?
What makes a hero? Who are your heroes?
Someone has to point at you & say “______ my hero”
What is your signature fragrance?
Bond #9 with a light layer of French Waltz.
What is the philosophy of a genre breaking music rebel?
It’s more than one way to feed a Cat!
What has been your most “aha” moment as an artist?
Seeing that every successful person I meet has 3 things in common.
- Love what they do
What is next for you on this superstar journey?
Getting ready to go on my 2nd tour supporting Maestro Travis Scott! I’m so excited to perform this album.
Any advice for your 16 year old self?
Don’t get any tattoos!
Photography & Creative Direction: Walter W. Brady @walterwbrady
Fashion editor: @mannyjay
Stylist assistant: Tamala Clarice @tamalaclarice
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Hair Stylist: Monique Avant @moe.xo.x
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