Cameron McLeod has a lot to celebrate right now: the 19-year-old radio personality, dancer, and singer has combined a bunch of his talents together in brand new song called “Made for Dancing.” In fact, the dance-worthy track just recently premiered on Radio Disney, and has been picking up some major buzz ever since.
To commemorate his latest project, Celeb Secrets caught up with the artist to hear all about the story behind the song, the performers that inspire his career, and more. Be sure to catch our exclusive Q & A below.
Celeb Secrets: Can you tell us the story behind “Made for Dancing,” and how the song came to be?
Cameron McLeod: Everybody knows that when you’re feeling down, frustrated, or upset, the best thing to do is distract yourself. Dancing is my favorite way to turn negative feelings into positive ones, so I created a song about it!
Celeb Secrets: How has the reaction to the song been so far after premiering on Radio Disney?
Cameron McLeod: It is a DREAM COME TRUE to have my song playing on Radio Disney! I’ve been receiving videos to people all across the world jamming out to it!
Celeb Secrets: What do you hope listeners will take away from your song?
Cameron McLeod: I really hope my listeners take away the positive vibe from the song. My goal is to make everyone’s day a bit happier!
Celeb Secrets: How would you say your love for music and dancing has evolved over the years?
Cameron McLeod: I’ve progressively continued to study music from all genres, and my love for it grows every day.
Celeb Secrets: Who are some performers that really inspire you?
Cameron McLeod: Justin Timberlake, Andy Grammer, and Shawn Mendes are some of my favorite performers!
Celeb Secrets: Would you be able to spill 3 of your favorite other artists’ songs that you think are made for dancing to?
Cameron McLeod: These are some of my favorites from them!
Justin Timberlake’s “Can’t Stop The Feeling”
Andy Grammer’s “Honey I’m Good”
Shawn Mendes’ “Lost in Japan ft. Zedd (Remix)”
Make sure to check out Cameron McLeod’s new song “Made for Dancing” in the Spotify player above, and be sure to leave us all of your reactions below!