Celebrity Mailbag: DeStorm Discusses His Motivation and Why He Loves NYC (VIDEO)

In the latest installment of our Celebrity Mailbag interviews with DeStorm, the YouTube sensation speaks candidly about his source of motivation in his music.

The 2011 American Music Awards ‘New Media Honoree’, DeStorm reveals that his personal motto is to work as if there is nothing to lose.

“If you go out and try to do something and you fail at it, the worst place you be is probably right where you are. So you have nothing to lose and everything to gain.”  

A natural motivational speaker and former personal trainer, DeStorm cites his mom and his fans as a few of his inspirations to write music and to do what he does on a daily basis.

 The singer/rapper also breaks down his love for New York versus Los Angeles for his fans. Watch the video above for more insight from this former Olympics triple jumper.

A noted YouTube success story, DeStorm also defines what his view of success is despite his strict childhood. Check out the video below for more details on his upbringing:

Stay tuned for more Celebrity Mailbags coming soon! And don’t forget to follow our Facebook and Twitter pages for more news on breaking celebrity news stories as they come in.