This past month we took some time to talk to Bachata Duo Liza and Willie and asked them a few question on who they are, and about their love for music.
Q: Coming from a Dominican Background we tend to listen to many different artist and types of music. What artist caught your attention and made you want to grow your passion in music?
A: Liza- Growing up artist like Mariah Carey, Selena, Ana Gabriel and Alicia Keys inspired me to sing.
A: Willie- Raulin Rodriguez inspired me to sing and play the guitar. I was also a big fan of Mase and Biggie.
Q: If you guys would have never met in High School do you believe faith would have pulled you two together down the road?
A: Maybe, Liza would have maybe been an R&B Singer and Willie would have played in the MLB and maybe then God may have united Liza + Willie down the line.
Q: Why did you choose to work with the Bachata Genre?
A: It’s just in our culture and the spirit of the music is what attracts us.
Q: Many Artist dream of making it big and becoming the next big thing. What would you say has been your biggest accomplishment?
A: Not quitting, always thinking positive and striving for our dreams.
Q: In today’s world many Artist has crossed over to work on different genres and feature different artist. If you could do a collaboration with any Artist, who would it be?
A: We would love to collaborate with Alicia Keys, Ana Gabriel, Justin Beiber, Justin Timberlake, Pitbull, Shakira and Enrique Iglesias
Q: What do you do before you go on stage to prepare for a performance?
Q: What projects are you currently working on?
A: We are currently recording our EP Album and touring in the U.S.
Q: How do you keep yourself current and connected with your fans?
A: Through social media and meet and greets after our performances.
Q: Any words of advice for other artist who are trying to make it to the level that you have risen to?
A: Your true competition should not be others, it should be yourself. Never stop trying. Don’t let others talk you down. Believe in yourself and keep working hard for what you want.
Q: Where can fans find your music?
A: www.lizawillie.com, youtube (Type Liza Willie), Instagram= @Liza_Willie Facebook= Liza Willie, Twitter= Liza + Willie, ITunes, Google Play, Amazon, Spotify and Cd Baby