Written By: Amanda Policastro
Texas born musician, Eloah Jones has released her single, “Soldier.” She’s an up and coming artist taking the music scene by storm. Get to know the singer/songwriter.
upfrontNY: Your single “Soldier” has been released. What was the process of creating that song like?
Eloah Jones: I wrote the lyrics after getting my heart broken, writing was really the only way I could make myself feel better. After I wrote them, a few months later, I went to Nashville and recorded the song there. It so much fun! It was kind of a long process, but an awesome one!
upfrontNY: Do you find it easier to write about personal matters when writing songs or just using your imagination?
Eloah Jones: Definitely personal matters! All my songs right now I have written are about something I’ve gone through. It’s just very therapeutic to me to write songs about my struggles. It helps me get over them!
upfrontNY: Will you be releasing an album soon?
Eloah Jones: I have more songs I am working on, so hopefully in the near future, yes I will release an album! So stay tuned!
upfrontNY: If you can open up on tour for any artist, who would it be?
Eloah Jones: Probably Selena Gomez, because she’s one of the artists that really inspire me! Or Justin Bieber, because who doesn’t love Justin?
upfrontNY: Who has inspired you to pursue a career in music?
Eloah Jones: Some of my inspirations are Selena Gomez, banks, and Lana del ray. I love how they are so unique. Also, my family and friends have inspired me as well. They are all so positive, and really pushed me to reach my goals!
upfrontNY: What are your favorite hobbies aside from music?
Eloah Jones: Acting, sports, writing, and exercising!
upfrontNY: What was it like growing up in Texas?
Eloah Jones: It’s been awesome! The people in Texas are all very nice. Especially when you live in a small town like me where everybody knows everybody! It’s like one big family! But Since I’ve lived here so long, I wanna travel a lot when I’m older. I wanna live in different places throughout my life to experience other places.
upfrontNY: What is your ultimate goal in the music business?
Eloah Jones: My goal is to help others. I want my music to help people with anything there going through. I want my fans to feel like I’m their sister/best friend.
upfrontNY: What has helped you the most as you continue to grow as an artist?
Eloah Jones: My amazing family, and my amazing team! My PR, my vocal coach… they have all helped me so much, and I’m so blessed to be working with them!
upfrontNY: How would describe your sound? Are you hoping to crossover into different genres?
Eloah Jones: I would say captivating, strong, emotional. And I think pop is where I want to stay!
Follow Eloah on Twitter @eloahjones !