Portland North Prepares to Release New Project "A.L.O.N.E."

Written by: Julz Mancini

Some of the best artists in the business grew up with a lack of resources to develop their craft. So what did they do to stand apart from others? They found a way, no matter how difficult, to pursue their dreams. Whether it is growing up in poverty stricken areas or in a location where there are little to no musical avenues to take, many artists push their way into the scene by any means necessary.

During my interview with Portland North, he reflected on his earliest memory of music and how he came to be the artist he is today. “I was about 6 years old when my mom bought me an IBM computer. It had a program called sound recorder. With the sound recorder program, I would record little freestyles and work on developing my craft. Although his first