He is inspired by God, his girlfriend, and Michael Jackson. All three of these influence his music and writing greatly. His professional goals include: to make a credible cd (cross that off the list), to open for a famous artist, to make people smile, and to become a disney channel artist. Simpson's musical influences are first and foremost, Michael Jackson, Bob Dylan, Kanye West, and Kid Cudi.
All of his influences reflect his eclectic tastes and personality. Simpson describes his own music as "pop-art." His music is highlighted by his amazing vocals, personal lyrics, arrangements, and wide array of different instruments. Simpson plays a number of instruments himself and is never afraid to try his hand at another. He plays a number of instruments, such as the guitar, Djembe, accordion, harmonica, drum set, and most forms of percussion. Joel Simpson personally urges everyone to buy his album, whether it be through Itunes, Cd Baby, or from him.
He will not hesitate to personally sign it and freestyle for you. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..