I got to sit down with the homie Ludacris on the radio! We chopped it up about The Fast & The Furious 6, he also confirms that there is a Part 7 on the way, plus he speaks on 2 Chainz blowing up as a solo artist with out him, wether or not he is afraid of becoming irrelevant in the hip hop game, what happened to Willy Northpole, why Future is his favorite rapper and he performs his new song “IDGAF”!!! Check out the entire interview below!!
I got the opportunity to sit down w/ the homie Pusha T! We got to sit down and speak on his new album MNIMN, him being so consistent lyrically over the years, the differences of working w/ The Neptunes & Kanye West, the creative process when it comes to working w/ Kanye, we also speak on The Clipse’ unreleased album Exclusive Audio Footage, then Fabolous joins the conversation and asks a few questions of his own to Pusha, Fab asks Pusha if he had always intended on going solo, plus Pusha T speaks on working like he is a new artist the last couple years, how Rick Ross initially linked him up with Kanye West in Hawaii, the status of The Clipse and their new album God As My Witness, Malice’s family life, plus Fab & Pusha T speak on Drake trying to bring back Dada Supreme.
Check the whole interview below!!!
This was BY FAR my favorite interview that I did at SXSW! I sat down with the Atlanta Funk Volume representative! We speak on his debut album My Grandma’s Basement, his underground hip hop influences, his addiction with porn, how Sean Price is the most underrated rapper ever, his obsession w/ Adidas, how he linked up w/ Funk Volume, him linking up with R.A. The Rugged Man, how ugly ICP groupies are compated to Funk Volume groupies, and much more!!!! Check out the entire interview after the jump!
I got to sit down with MGK last week for a DOPE interview. We speak on MGK banging out one of my favorite porn stars Rachel Starr, his new mixtape Black Flag (he reveals features for the project), who is “real friends” are in the rap game, what happens when fans go too far, his album sales for “Lace Up”, performing the 8 Mile verse from Eminem in Detroit, Macklemore crowd walking, why he has issues with XXL magazine, and much more! Check out the interview below!!!
The homie Berner comes through for a dope interview! We speak on his ties with Wiz Khalifa & TGOD, his famous WSHH video with the asian chick that took the trippy stick up her booty, his ties to Arizona, and of course WEED!!! Check out the interview after the jump!!!
Last week on R.E.D.Y. Set Radio we had a Funk Volume Takeover. Having the labels marquee artist Dizzy Wright, and owner/founder Dame on the show. They took over R.E.D.Y. Set Radio for an entire hour and gave Deongello and I a very extensive interview. We speak on Dizzy’s XXL Cover appearance, Fans getting Dizzy Wright Tattoos, Dizzy’s relationship with Logic, how Funk Volume got started, how Dizzy came to be signed w/ Funk Volume, why Hopsin doesn’t release alot of new music, wether or not Dame would ever take the label to a major (I.E. T.D.E.), the label’s beef with The Jokerr, and much more! Check out the 3 part interview below!!!!
Another dope interview with my good homie Tech N9ne. We speak on everyone from features on his new album to the new artists he has signed to Strange Music. Check the interview below after the jump!!!
It’s official my new mixtape is finally OUT! I have been putting it together since February, and it’s finally HERE! With nothing but 100% exclusives, I am very proud of the final product. I wanna give a big shout out and thank you to all of the talented artists and producers that allowed me to have there creations on my first mixtape. The point of this tape is to kind of make a statement, that statement is that the “Bootleg Kev” name and brand is on it’s way to doing big things. Shouts to DJ Skee and Khaled for inspiring me to do this tape. Get the whole tape below, tweet it, share it on FB, and comment and let me know what your favorite song is on the tape!!! I appreciate everyone for checking it out and again sorry for the delays!!
Here is the last leak from my new project Empire Business. Which is dropping tomorrow on BootlegKev.Com and Livemixtapes.com. The tape got pushed back a couple days to make it 100% right! The last leak comes from my boy from Brooklyn Troy Ave. The song is called “Man In The Mirror” and features BSB affiliate Lito. Download and stream the song below!!!
The 2nd leak off of my upcoming project Empire Business also serves as the first song and intro on the project. The song comes from a good friend and 1 of my favorite MC’s out right now Rittz (Who’s new album The Life & Times of Johnny Valiant drops April 30th.. He goes in over some production from my family Lifted (G.O.O.D. Music/”Mercy”). You can watch the in-studio visuals below, accompanied by a download/stream link for the joint! Don’t forget Empire Business is dropping this Sunday (To coincide with Wrestlemania) right here, or over at Livemixtapes.com!
Download below via Soundcloud.
This past week I had the opportunity to fill-in for my good friend Statik Selektah on Shade 45 on Show-Off Radio. It is definitely not the last time you will hear me on Sirius. I appreciate everyone who listened and showed me love! The response was amazing. You can get the mix below for your listening pleasure!!!!!
Public Enemy “Shut Em Down” (Pete Rock Remix)
Gang Starr f. Inspectah Deck “Above The Clouds”
Joey Bada$$ f. Big K.R.I.T. & Smoke DZA “Underground Airplay”
Big Pun f. Black Thought “Super Lyrical”
Chance The Rapper “Acid Rain”
Dizzy Wright f. Joey Bada$$ “Maintain”
M.O.P. “Cold As Ice”
Yelawolf f. Raekwon & Killer Mike “Rhyme Room”
Kendrick Lamar f. Jay-Z “Bitch, Don’t Kill My Vibe (Remix)”
Statik Selektah & J ared Evan “Uma Thurman”
Wu-Tang Clan “7th Chamber”
A$AP Rocky “1 Train”
Action Bronson “Strickly 4 The Jeeps”
Rittz “Walking On Air”
Jeru The Damaja “Come Clean”
Fizzyology “Too Tough For TV”
Sean Price f. Freddie Gibbs “Remember”
Pill “Everybody Looking”
The Roots “Distortion 2 Static”
Bootleg Kev f. Yelawolf “Can It Be”
I got to speak with Hit about repping the I.E., how the line up to “Cypher” came to be, his HS87 Label and being signed with Interscope, the new HS87 mixtape All I’ve Ever Dreamed Of, he speaks extensively about working with Kanye West and his process, using Fruity Loops to make beats, he reveals he has been in the lab working with M.I.A., he talks about the new Justin Bieber single being his favorite beat he ever made, the amount of material Kanye is sitting on, and his top 5 favorite producers of all time. Check it out and show some love!! Hit the jump and peep game.