We had the good fortune of connecting with Kaleb Morgan and we’ve shared our conversation below.

Hi Kaleb, why did you decide to pursue a creative path?
My first biggest inspiration growing up was my niece. As kids, she always had this amazing voice and she would sing for hours everyday. And I would always think, what could I be great at. When dance and photography finally made its way into my life, I couldn’t help but pursue both passions. Most of my childhood I grew up shy and I really didn’t know how to express myself as easily, art helped to overcome this. Art open so many opportunities for me not to mention the countries I’ve traveled to and lived in. I’ve met and been inspired by so many amazing people over the past maybe 6 or 7 years.

Alright, so let’s move onto what keeps you busy professionally?
What keeps me busy professionally are the goals I set personally, my family and my fiancée. I’ve decided recently to continue school to study for my certification in the health field as I continue in my profession as a photographer and dancer.

Honestly, nothing was easy. But if it was, it probably wouldn’t even be worth it. I can’t say that I’m set and made it to where I want to be, even now I’m still dealing with challenges just like anyone else. But I would say from every challenge, the lessons Ive learned would be to stay strong and keep trying. If you’re not failing, then you’re not learning. And even if you feel like giving up, don’t. Just walk away if you have to and then come back and keep doing.

And as for my brand “JayGoneUrban” I want the world to know, see, and feel the passion in what I or whomever I may create with.

Let’s say your best friend was visiting the area and you wanted to show them the best time ever. Where would you take them? Give us a little itinerary – say it was a week long trip, where would you eat, drink, visit, hang out, etc.
If I were to choose, it would be either lower Manhattan or Brooklyn. I’ve spent a lot of my time in these areas before I moved out of the country. I remember when union square was the go to spot to meet dancers and just vibe out. Or spending time in Brooklyn with friends. The vibes and food is awesome, not to mention the bars downtown. There was always something to get into especially during the night.

Shoutout is all about shouting out others who you feel deserve additional recognition and exposure. Who would you like to shoutout?
I would definitely have to give thanks to my mom and dad, Deborah & Quillar for literally everything they have done for me.

Shoutout to Uriel “AHVE” Fox, we’ve spent about a year together traveling overseas and I’ve learned so much from him. From business moves to believing in myself and not caring what others think. He was that role model I needed. Thank you for everything.

Rene “PHXNTM”, til this day I call him my brother. He’s always been there for me since day one and I’ll never forget everything he’s done for me, especially how he helped shape me to be the dancer I am today.

Shoutout to EO SQUAD “EOSOE” cannot forget my family, squad, team of artist that also had a big influence on me growing up. Especially Xeo “WXLFMAN” & Dreamz.

Brandon Smith, one of my closest friends especially since our travels to Sweden years back. He’s and amazing artist and dancer.

J. Michaels , another one of my brothers that also influenced me to become the artist I am today.

IAMDIFFERENT CREW, despite us not being together, this crew helped evolve me. Everything that I have learned I’ll never forget. This crew pushed me further physically and mentally. “I AM DIFFERENT”

Brandon Smith, he’s also a big inspiration in my career. He trained me in dance and taught me how to be a choreographer. He inspired me to travel and to not be afraid to be the dance I am today.

Instagram: @craz.eo

Other: Second Instagram page : @jay.gone.urban

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