Some artists have to announce that they are artists, be they music or visual art producers. But that wasn’t the case when Steff Reed visited our office in June of 2018. He and his rapping homie Dupree G.O.D (formerly known as Word Spit of America’s Got Talent success fame) come through our doors looking like the stars they are. Both did an incredible live performance of Dupree’s newest song at the time, “Take Me Away,” acoustic style. With Dupree on the vicious vocals and Reed on the guitar, the pair gave us an energetic but soulful performance.
Fast forward to now, and Steff Reed is releasing his newest video for the song, “Stand” off his The Power of Love Experience EP. Being one to have worked with the best in the music biz, Reed has songwriting and production credits with Swizz Beatz, Jhene Aiko and so many more that have shaped his acute style of free spirit and socially ground sounds.
“Stand inspired me to express resistance in a very symbolic way,” says Reed. “I wanted to show that even though we all have our own personal battles we are stronger when we are united and we should fight in the war together.” Strong words from a gentle and loving soul. Watch the video, then listen to the EP below.