RYL: When do you plan to release a new album?
There’s no plan to release a new album yet. I’m taking my time to make the album that I want
RYL: Tell us everything about the song “Alquimista”?
The song says: “Convierto el dolor en arte, soy Alquimista” which means “I turn the art into pain, I am the alchemist” It talks about that, using painful experiences to transform it into beautiful art
RYL: Is there a common meaning/theme between all your songs?
Most of my songs talks about my personal struggle, my life in Mexico, self-empowerment… female-empowerment etc
RYL: When you first started to make music?
The first songs I ever wrote I was like 7 and there were about my mom… but they were funny tho, I was like freestyling to her all the time about the most random shit… She says she knew I had a special talent every since…
The first song I ever recorded as Niña Dioz I was 18
RYL: how do you, usually, write the lyrics and music of your songs?
I write in all forms available depending on the situation… If I’m driving or walking I record on my phone, I have a tons of notes that I wrote also in my cellular phone when I’m waiting … If I’m at home, Usually I write on my computer, If I’m on a trip I write on my notebook.
So yeah, when it’s time to put together a song is like playing puzzle with all these lyrics.
RYL: Do you remember the day you wrote “Lola”?
I actually do, I remember I really wanted to write a very nasty song to the beat that Rosso has given me… That song was very fun to record.
RYL: Which is the most important thing for you while doing music?
Be myself, be original … Not giving a fuck what others are doing.
RYL: Which is the best verse you ever wrote?
I have many that I like, it’s hard to choose just one but here it is: No hay diamantes ni mansions sólo quedan los recuerdos, deventamos como estrellas que se ven desde el desierto
RYL: Which is the last song you wrote (not published yet)?
It´s called He nacido libre – I was born free
RYL: what is behind the verses of “indestructible” ?
It’s a story about love and heartbreak
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