Dana Burtin

Who/What Influenced LyricalGenes?

At a young age, LyricalGenes (DJ) was always told that he could be anything in the world that he put his mind to. He truly believed that statement and used that saying as a reminder to be his own independent person. Growing up, he has experienced many obstacles when it comes to relationships, finding his purpose in life, and emotional hurdles. Music has always been something DJ could rely on. Whenever he felt a certain way, he would always fall back to music.

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  • With the Covid-19 pandemic affecting so many people we forget to appreciate the little things until they are gone. I created a song called, \"Heroes of 2020\" to remind everyone that doctors, nurses, and many more are willingly putting themselves in harms way just to keep us safe. This song instills hope, reassurance, and appreciation for those people who are making a difference. They are the heroes.