Interview: Deon Kipping Talks New Album, Songwriting, Touring w/ Kirk Franklin and More!
Check out this interview with singer, songwriter, and musician, Deon Kipping for his latest project, “I Just Want to Hear You”. The 12 track CD offers a fusion of pop, alternative, contemporary, and traditional Gospel sounds, representing the uniquely diverse musical styles in Deon’s repertoire, as he wrote and produced the project. Listen to him talk about where the title of the album came from, as well as the message it conveys.
As a songwriter, Deon has written songs for some of the biggest names in the Gospel industry, including Marvin Sapp, J.J. Hairston and Youthful Praise, Byron Cage, Rance Allen and more. He also won the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Award for “Praise Him In Advance,” recorded by Marvin Sapp. In the interview he admits that as an artist now, he may find it challenging to decide which songs he wants to keep for himself in the future. Never one to give too much away about an interview, I’ll suggest that you listen to this cool chat we had below.