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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Kirklandd

Written by on 25 January 2018

Name: Kirklandd Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you? When I was 12, my cousin introduced me to Lupe's first Food & Liquor record. That record single-handedly inspired my creative direction and songwriting style. After initially believing hip hop was confined to superfluous, [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Mike Wang

Written by on 24 January 2018

Name: Mike Wang Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you?  Growing listening to R'n'B and old school music I guess set the vibe for me and listening to some of the greatest rappers of all time doing their thing on TV always [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: DEVARN

Written by on 23 January 2018

Name: DEVARN Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you? Dancing drew me to hip hop. I use to dance. Joey Bada$$, Kanye West, Travis Scott. How have you seen the hip hop genre / community change over the years? People finally became [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: iiiConic

Written by on 22 January 2018

Name: iiiConic Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you?  I was a fan of rock music before I became a fan of hip hop. I guess that transition was mainly because rock and hip hop have that same kind of aggression behind [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Lordholani

Written by on 21 January 2018

Name: Lordholani Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you?  Hip hop has no boundaries; it is what you make it and that's what I like about it because there are no rules to the artistry. I felt isolated when I first started [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Jose Halftime

Written by on 20 January 2018

Artist Name: Jose Halftime Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you? The sound and culture first ran into hip hop through graffiti which I delved into in early high school, and hip hop was the soundtrack behind the art. One of the [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Figuero Jones

Written by on 19 January 2018

Name: Figuero Jones Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you?  I was born in Sri Lanka and moved to Singapore, Kuwait, Jordan and now Australia, Perth. I consider myself to be somewhat of a nomad, and growing up all over the world has me [...]

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WVS Next Gen 2018 InFocus: Jessica Jade

Written by on 18 January 2018

Name: Jessica Jade Growing up, what drew you to hip hop? Where there any artists or aspects of the scene which inspired you? I've always been a really shy person. The energy that hip hop gives off - especially in rap songs - is what drew me to hip hop. In hip hop it's not [...]

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