Magazine article ADWEEK

Trey Songz: Forget Facebook: You Can Find This R&B Artist and Actor Posting Updates on His Very Own Social Network

Magazine article ADWEEK

Trey Songz: Forget Facebook: You Can Find This R&B Artist and Actor Posting Updates on His Very Own Social Network

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What's the first information you consume in the morning?

I usually recap my calendar as far as what I have to do that day. The other thing I do at the top of the day is look at the USA Today app, which is great. I get push notifications to keep up with what's going on in the world. I also go to BuzzFeed a lot, and I like The Today Show in the morning. It's usually just on in the background though.

Tell us about your social media habits. What are your go-to platforms? I actually have my own social app, The Angel Network. The focus of that is basically to keep in touch with my fans--it's a more personal experience. I upload videos there that I wouldn't put on instagram, have chat conversations with my fans, and they can get chances to win prizes and fly out to shows. I still think Twitter is amazing, and I use Instagram.

Who do you follow on Twitter?

One of the first people I followed, and still one of the most interesting, is Puff [Sean Combs] @iamdiddy. Shaq is always funny. I also follow Kanye, my manager Kevin Liles and ESPN SportsCenter.

What's your favorite app?

I got this new game called Piano Tiles that's kind of addictive. It's good for hand-eye coordination. I also have a lot of photo apps that I use as well, like PicFlow and Snapseed. GoodReader is another great app. It's basically a file manager that stores your music, PDFs, whatever. And I have a wine app, Vivino, where you take a picture of a wine label, and you can get alt the information about it and actually purchase it. …

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