- Explain who you are and what it is that you do.
I am rock weilla. I am an artist, and a mentor to upcoming artist.
- Where are you from?
I am from Springfield, Mass.
- Where do you reside now?
- What was it the made you want to be in the music industry?
The founders of rap music. That’s what gave me the ambition.
- When did you first start out?
In 1978. I heard tapes of rap music and wanted to do that.
- What was the moment that let you know that you had a gift?
When my friends told my family that I was probably one of the best they ever heard. I was 13.
- What keeps driving you to do more?
Seeing people follow the wrong path of music, and the people hearing your music, saying they you like today to be an older rapper.
- Who are some of your inspirations?
My brother Worldwide Willie Clyde, Kool Herc, Grandmaster Caz,
- Do you feel that you have achieved your goal?
No, I haven’t achieved all my goals but there coming.
- What would be the ultimate achievement for you?
To open a school of art of rap music so music can be taught the right way.
- What do you like most about the music business?
The people who turn down opportunity cause of not knowing the business.
- What do you dislike most about the music business?
- What is your take on technology within the music business?
It has come a long way.
- If you could change anything about how your career has gone thus far, what would it be?
The knowledge of it.
- What are your goals for this year?
To walk away from it.
- What TV shows are you watching right now?
None. I don’t watch tv.
- What is the most recent book you’ve read?
- If you could work with anyone that you haven’t worked with yet, who would that be?
- Are you happy with the current state of music?
Not at all.
- Who are your top five artists of all time?
Rakim, Kool G Rap, KRS1, Spoonie G, MC Shan.
- What do you want your current and future fans to know about you?
That I told the truth and helped hip hop along the way 7 -8 generations and I gave it my heart n soul.