Officially, Bronze Avery, a musician, celebrates the release of his debut album. SOFTMETAL.
Avery was the Billboard NXT winner last year and has been hard at work creating his first full-length record. Avery shares how he was inspired by Charli XCX, his mentor on the show.
He tells Advocate Now’s Sonia Baghdady that she is his favorite artist. “Honestly, a lot her conversations gave me confidence to really focus in on my debut record.”
Avery said that his music is also influenced by personal stories and events. Although sharing a project can be daunting, it is possible to look at the project through the personal lens. SOFTMETAL This adds an extra layer to artist vulnerability.
Avery says that he didn’t realize the emotional toll it would be until he released the project. “I made this project because I knew people who listen to my music could relate to a normal ‘boy next to’ story.
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