Music Monday: Meet Dylan Dauzat (@dylandauzat)

Joseph Hernandez
Joseph Hernandez
Joseph Hernandez

Happy Monday, readers!

Meet our new “Music Monday” artist thisweek,Dylan Dauzat.

Hailing from a small town in Louisiana,Dylan Dauzat is a social media star that has found a calling in the music space. .Since working on music, the 17-year-old released his debut single “Kickin It,” which soared up the iTunes charts to an impressive spot in the top ten within 24 hours of the release. Following the success of “Kickin It,” Dylan released a follow-up single, “Mine Tonight.” Demonstrating his evolution as an artist, “Mine Tonight” is a strict transition from Kickin It,” showcasing his vast vocal range and personal connection to the lyrics.

Earlier this year, Dylan released his third original song called “You Got That.” “You Got That” is Dylan’s personal experience about a vacation he went on last year, and how he wanted to be noticed by a beautiful girl he saw. Once getting her attention, he was able to be close friends with her, even to this day.

Currently, Dylan is busy making music, Vines, and YouTube videos while out on the road performing for his fans. Dylan will be releasing his new EP Magneticon June 4th andperforming at DigiFest NYC this weekend at Citifield in Flushing, NY.

CelebSecrets4Urecently caught up with Dylan to give you the scoop on this budding social media and musicstar! In our interview, Dylan talks about how he became involved with Vine and YouTube, the reason why he is pursuing music, and his involvement with DoSomething. He even shares a hidden talent with us and where you can see him next. Make sure to check out the Q&A below!

For more information onDylan Dauzat,make sure to follow him on Twitter at @dylandauzat.

CS4U: How did you first get into Vine and YouTube?

Dylan Dauzat:“Believe itor not, I was bored and wanted to try something new! I tried it and thought it was really fun and gave me a creative outlet to express myself so I kept at it. Never did I think it wouldturn into this.”

CS4U: Why do you think you’ve developed such a big following?

Dylan Dauzat:“Im always, thats why. Never will I stop being who I am because that got me towhere I am at to this day. You can tell that I have fun with what I post and am not afraid to look stupid or crazy, because thats just who I am.”

CS4U: When did you decide you wanted to pursue music?

Dylan Dauzat:“Aftertalking to different people in this industry, I realized this wassomething i wanted to do. It was great for me to expressmyself, andI fell in love with it right when I started. Again, I only put out content that is 100% true to who I am and that goes for my music as well, I want to put out music that is the kind that I would enjoy listening to.”

CS4U: How would you describe your music to our readers?

Dylan Dauzat: “Upbeat and positive. My EP coming out VERY SOON will be taking my lifemore in depth, and real life experiences.”

CS4U: Tell us about your work withDoSomething.org.

Dylan Dauzat: “Yes, I work with the non-profit campaign calledDoSomething.org. The reason I joined is because bullying is a HUGE issue in todays society. I dont like when people think they are better than others and make people feel inferior. I think you should treat others the way you want to be treated and above all, whether you are famous or not, no one likes to be made to feel bad about themselves. I thought ifthere is a way I could help even one person not go through that pain’, why not do it?”

CS4U: Why should our readers check out your music?

Dylan Dauzat:“I havegreat quality content that people like to listen to and have a good time with!If you like dancing and having,you need to check me outiTunes.com/dylandauzat:)”

CS4U: Do you have any upcoming projects or plans you can tell usabout?

Dylan Dauzat:“Hm, yesi can brief you. I have been working on an EP, which will be released on June 4th, also tour and somethingelse very very secretive. I cant wait to tell everyone about all the exciting things that I have in the works. 2015 is going to be a great year!”

CS4U: Since our website is called CS4U, do you have any secrets orhidden talents your fansmight not know about?

Dylan Dauzat:“Haha, yes I do. I can fit 15 pickles in my mouth haha! I wouldnt recommend trying it though.”

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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