Browsing: Interviews

Some of Dren Starr’s biggest passions include his family, music, and entertainment. But the 44-year-old former DJ, who later turned radio station operator, manager, and producer, also has great love for his hometown, the Lower East Side, Manhattan. Through the work he has done, and what he will continue to do, people will be able to enjoy the legacy of Starr while at the same time developing an appreciation for the Lower East Side or LES. The Lower East Side, Manhattan is not the purest place to reside. The region has a history of crime and drugs that is no…

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B-Wise, born Brandon Wise, is an independent hip-hop artist and business owner from Asheville, North Carolina. For the last twenty years, Wise has been making gospel rap music, but, last summer, he launched his own fragrance line, Wise Fragrances. Now, Wise balances pushing his music and his business from his new home in Atlanta, Georgia. As an independent artist, Wise writes and records all of his own music, using beats from producers such as Allrounda and Legion Beats, and is heavily involved in conceptualizing music videos for his songs. He worked with videographer, Benji (@benjididit) to develop his latest video…

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Itslitobbs aka Lito Suave has been making a buzz lately. A lot of artists have been telling me to check him out and I am glad I had the opportunity to hear “Bangers with the Boys”.  I got together with some of the other biggest blogs in the game and we all did an exclusive interview on him. We are all hoping to catch him at a show in Pachanga in San Diego soon.  Where are you from? (Both Born and raised)I am born and raised in San Diego. Otherwise known as Daygo. What do you do?Besides music, I have…

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1. What is your name/stage name?Gabe Arambula /  XNoEgoX                                      ” 2. When is your birthday?8/26/1980 3. Where are you from?Born in LA, raised in Southern California, currently living in Huntington Beach  4. What do you do?I’m a Real Estate Agent, Loan Officer and Father to beautiful children “2 boys, 3 girls.” 5. How long have you been making music?I started as a vocalist for punk bands when I was a teenager. That’s when I began writing. I’d have a pen and pad with me everywhere…

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Dakoda Craft, Mt. Sterling Q.) What do you have going on that you’re most excited about for Dakota Craft? A.) “Something I have going on that I’m most excited about is possibly releasing my 2nd album soon.” Q.) What would you say you are least excited about? A.) “Something I have going on that I am least excited about is going back to Fort Benning soon.” Q.) Is there anything specific about Dakoda Craft that you think we should know about? A.) “Not necessarily besides the fact I’m always 100 on my word when I say something Imma do it regardless…

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1. What is your name/stage name? Matthew Reed / Director Matthew Reed 2. When is your birthday? 09/25/1990 3. Where are you from? Chicago, IL 4. What do you do? Writer, Producer, Director of stage plays and Movies 5. How long have you been making music? I’ve been doing stage plays and Writing them for a while now I’ve written and performed 14 plays in 7 years 6. What was your first song/project? My first play was “Love Within Reach” written and directed by myself 7. Who’s your inspiration? God and my family! 8. What genre of plays do you create? I create motivational…

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22 year old Business woman Miani Leaks has defied all odds. There’s no secret that Women aren’t treated the same in the business world and young people overall tend to get belittled, but Miani has refused to let that be the outcome for her Journey. Miani Leaks grew up in Norcross, Ga and graduated from the prestigious IB, Norcross High School. The same high school that is home to Alvin Kamara of the New Orleans Saints, Diamond Deshields of the Chicago Sky (WNBA), Christian Hip-Hop artist DEON and MANY more. We spoke with DEON and asked what he remembers most…

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1. What is your name/stage name? Black Prez 2. When is your birthday? June 21st. First day of summer, longest day of the year. Don’t know if I am a Cancer or a Gemini, but it’s ok because I don’t follow astrology anyway lol. 3. Where are you from? Colorado / Germany 4. What do you do? I make music 5. How long have you been making music? I have been making music for 10 years. 6. What was your first song/project? My first song was a random freestyle I did just to try out rapping. One thing led to the…

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Frigidfreezeboi (Akron, Ohio) Q.) What do you have going on that you’re most excited about? A.) “Working with other producers and artist.” Q.) What would you say you are least excited about? A.) “Endless Hours of working.” Q.) Is there anything specific about you or your work that you think we should know about? A.) “Hard Working individual.” Q.) What would you consider to be a lot of money? A.) “10 million.” Q.) Are you in it for the money? A.) “Yes and No.” Q.) Is there anything you’ve accomplished that you didn’t think you would be able to? A.) “Not…

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Thez – USA  Q.) What’s going on for Thez that you’re most excited about? A.) “I just self-released an electronic album called (Old Kingdom), I’ve been pretty excited about it.” Q.) Is there anything specific about you or your work that you think we should know about? A.) “I enjoy creating visualizers that go along with each song that I release so I can make it more of an experience.” Q.) What would you consider to be a lot of money?  A.) “This question has layers to it, if we are talking on a normal day and I found $1000 I’d…

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