On the June 12 broadcast of MBC Every1’s “Radio Star,” VIXX’s Ravi appeared as a visitor and talked about his work as a producer in addition to the pressures he feels as an artist.
On the present, it was revealed that Ravi has written over 110 songs. Ravi defined that the quantity consists of songs for VIXX, his solo songs, VIXX unit songs, in addition to songs for different artists.
Ravi is available in at about fourth place for the variety of songs written by any male idol, following BIGBANG’s G-Dragon, Highlight’s Yong Junhyung, and Block B’s Zico. Sitting in fourth place alongside Ravi is B.A.P’s Bang Yong Guk.
When requested if that additionally means his royalties additionally are available at fourth place, Ravi stated that that’s not essentially true: “The earnings from royalties actually fluctuates. When a track has simply been launched, and its reputation is at its peak, that’s when essentially the most is available in.” He stated, “When it’s so much, I can get tens of thousands and thousands of gained (10 million gained is roughly $9,300).”
Ravi went on to speak about prejudices that idols face and the stress he feels due to that: “There are instances when idol tradition and followers of idols are belittled with use of sure phrases. I believe there’s no cause for us to not be revered, however that type of mindset isn’t as frequent correctly.” Stopping momentarily as a result of he was choked up, Ravi continued, “So I actually need to be, myself, an artist that my household and my followers are pleased with. I need to work actually arduous in order that when somebody says that they’re a fan of Ravi, folks will agree, and say, ‘That artist is absolutely cool.’”
He stated the stress even infringes on his private life: “[When we first debuted], we didn’t have freedom, and even cell telephones for about three years, and we received so used to it. At a sure level, I noticed that I used to be feeling this enormous stress to all the time do one thing productive,” stated Ravi. “We have our scheduled actions, and when we have now that and our workforce schedule, I actually can’t write music. I’ve to jot down music after every little thing else is completed, so I would like extra time. The drawback is that when it’s a buddy’s birthday or one thing, even when we had been laughing, I find yourself checking the time, continually wanting up when I’ve to begin my day tomorrow, and excited about the minimal quantity of sleep I have to get. I’m continually calculating my schedule and the way a lot time I’ve.”