Billy Joel has very beautifully said, “I think music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.” He is very much true in his saying because music is the food for the soul and it has the power to heal the wounds and soothe the soul. Everyone irrespective of his age and gender loves listening to music because it has a pleasing effect to the ear. Music is widely believed to be a universal language because it knows no boundaries. It flows freely beyond the barriers of language, religion, country and etc. It has been a part of people since ages and music accompany man in every situation. Being a musician and musical artist is not as easy as it seems to be, it requires a lot of efforts to be successful in the musical industry. Those who put their sincere efforts can reach the acme of a musical career. Moreover, Artist is never made but born. In this connection this article introduces you to a renowned versatile artist whose name is Richard Kenneth Pannell Jr.
Richard Kenneth Pannell Jr. is popularly and commonly known as Pannell. He is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. He was born on 27th July 1988. He has been passionate about and attracted to music since his childhood. He dreamt of being a musical artist and with his hard work, strong determination, and sincere efforts he finally became able to materialize his dream of being an artist. His interest in music developed when he came across a music video ‘Smooth Criminal’ performed by Michael Jackson. He liked this video very much and by then his journey to the music industry began. He then started writing poetry on his life experiences but that time he was merely a kid of 11 years old. Besides writing poetry, he began songwriting too because he needed content for music and his life experiences served as the content. His first performed song was written by him and that was about his father. The audience listened to his first song attentively and liked it very much which stimulated him to keep writing his songs and performing. And he took music to be the best way to express his feelings and emotions. Eventually he became a very famous artist.
Moreover, he is the writer, producer, and performer of all his music. He has the ability to disguise his voice to sound like there is more than just him on a track. He creates music with a broad range of styles, including hip hop, r&b, soul, pop, and indie rock. Apart from his being a musical artist and a songwriter, he teaches mixed martial arts with various styles such as Muay Thai, Taekwondo, Kung Fu, and boxing. From this one can get to know that Pannell is a multi-talented and multi-dimensional artist. He is a very optimistic person who believes in hard work. The secret behind his success is that he never gives up and keeps striving to achieve his set goals. He puts his sincere efforts into achieving what he wants and is never worried about anything in his life. The most important thing is that he does not listen to the negative voices around him.
In addition to this, he gives the credit of his being what and where he is today to his close friends who kept supporting and encouraging him. He got his confidence developed just because of his fast friends and that’s why he is very much grateful to all of them. He is a very lovable and adorable person. He and his art are liked by his fans and followers because his numerous songs are related to people who succeed in their struggle. More can be learned about this young talented artist if he is followed on his Instagram account https://www.instagram.com/pannellofficial/. His music can easily be found on all music platforms where he is with the user name of @RickyPannell.