Multi-hyphenate artist and entrepreneur Shyan Selah has introduced to the world his latest venture – a podcast called LIFE: The Shyan Selah Podcast, which pursues deeper and more meaningful conversations on art, entrepreneurship, community, and life in general.
The podcast, which features its founder as the host of the show, highlights creatives, activists, and business leaders’ real-life scenarios and picks up insights and lessons that can enrich listeners in various ways. The unique series has a lineup of value-filled conversations with many leaders in politics, sports, music, education, film, fashion and many others.
The first podcast episode of “LIFE,” which came out very recently, features Washington State 30th District RepresentativeJesse Elijah Johnson, Shyan’s hometown colleague who has become one of the youngest representatives to serve the state. He also joins a limited roster of African Americans to hold public office in the state. In the debut episode, Shyan and Jesse discussed various hot button topics, including the recent storming of the Capitol in DC. The show promises to deliver more high-impact conversations after a successful start.
Shyan Selah has built a solid reputation for himself in music, entertainment, and business. He was born in Madisonville, Kentucky and raised in Federal Way, Washington – south of Seattle. A singer, songwriter, and multi-genre artist, Shyan has spent the last fifteen years producing, recording, and performing in various musical categories, including rock, hip-hop, soul, blues, and Jazz. Most recently he wrote and recorded the theme song, “Sweet Little Lies,” for the original Motion Picture, A Familiar Lie starring Omar Gooding and Trae Ireland. The full soundtrack was executive produced and released by his record label, The Brave New World Record Company.
The musical artist is also a talented entrepreneur and an active philanthropist. In addition to his record label, he’s forging his own conglomerate, Brave New WorldEnterprises, which has produced various content and material for many media channels in music, TV, and film. Shyan also founded The Shyan Selah Foundation, a charity that serves the youth by providing free events, workshops, and resources to help young adults pursue higher education.
Shyan has recently completed a TV pilot for a new series based on his life and career. He also created “The Cafe Noir Project,” a multimedia album project and special live performance experience presented in conjunction with Starbucks for 7 years. The project has resulted in a live album available worldwide, as well as a studio LP, documentary, and coffee table book currently in production. The artist is also the genius behind many high-performing albums like “Brave New World,” “Memoirs of a Rebel,” and “Vintage Collection 1998.”
Through the release of his new podcast, “LIFE,” and his many other creative and entrepreneurial ventures, Shyan seeks to create an innovative approach to emerging in mass marketplaces. The artist and entrepreneur hopes to become globally competitive through his various endeavours and projects. Yet the motivation for his pursuit of success expands beyond self-enrichment. More than anything, Shyan Selah hopes to create more impact in the lives of others.
“I’m excited to enter this space and bring quality via my real life experience and relationships,” says Shyan. “It’s a matter of adding soul to everything or me right now.”
As Shyan brings Brave New World to new heights, his vision continues to expand as he’s continually ideating new ways to level up the world of music, film, and entertainment. His latest podcast is one such effort. “LIFE” has many more episodes lined up for listeners everywhere, and Shyan hopes to enrich, empower, and inspire communities everywhere through his new show. To stay up to date on new episodes and development, visit “LIFE’s” Facebook page.