In a Conversation with Anthony Valadez, Michael Christmas reflects on his past struggles and how emotional he felt to finally play Lollapalooza. The rapper sheds light on his friendship with Cousin Stizz and how Mac Miller and Logic discovered his music organically.
In a Conversation with Anthony Valadez, Jon Bap opens up about the chances he takes sonically to achieve his unique, adventurous sound. The experimental soul musician talks working with jazz drumming prodigy Mike Mitchell to create new material, playing shows with his brother in The Get Money Squad, and his love for Cardi B.
In a Conversation with DJ Reflex and Anthony Valadez, dvsn discuss the inspiration behind their latest album, Morning After. The Canadian R&B duo detail their unique songwriting process and explain the importance of trusting one another’s vision when creating a new record.
In a Conversation with DC, Maikel Delacalle opens up about the struggles he faced during the early stages of his career and how he developed his unique sound with influencers like Hector Lavoe and 2Pac. The Canary Islands native talks working with producer Sky Rompiendo and mixing R&B and Trap with Latin music.
In a Conversation with DC, two-time Grammy Award winning Play-N-Skillz discuss the transition from DJing to making music. After producing with artists like Lil Wayne and David Guetta, the duo talk their upcoming debut album and breaking the Top 10 on the Billboard Latin Pop chart with their new single Azukita with Daddy Yankee, Elvis Crespo and Steve Aoki.
Jordan Walker and Johnny McGuire of Walker McGuire join Kelly Sutton in Nashville for a Conversation about their new self-titled EP. The rising country duo talk singing the National Anthem at Lambeau Field and share the scoop on their upcoming tour with Granger Smith.
In a Conversation with DC, Natti Natasha speaks on her collaborations with Ozuna, Bad Bunny, and Don Omar. She also shares her experience moving from the Dominican Republic to New York City to pursue her dream of being an artist and the struggles she endured.
In a Conversation with Anthony Valadez, Khruangbin discuss their new album, Con Todo El Mundo. The Texas-based trio also talk Thai influences, The Geto Boys, and the non-stop flow of music during their live sets.
In a Conversation with Anthony Valadez, TiRon & Ayomari discuss new project, WET: the Wonderful Ego Trip. The forward-thinking, Los Angeles natives also talk the challenges of being DIY artists, the peak of blog culture, and the importance of speaking your truth.
In a Conversation with Novena Carmel, Xscape talk success spanning 25 years in the music industry. The R&B quartet also share locals secrets in Atlanta, GA and explain the shared connection between them, Outkast, Monica, and Babyface. Atlanta at the same time in the 90’s.
In a Conversation with Anthony Valadez, Evidence talks the importance of paying your dues, what constitutes the “it” factor, and how his older music pushes him forward. As one third of underground icons, Dilated Peoples, he also discusses his new solo project, Weather or Not.
In a Conversation with Anthony Valadez, Above Waves talk the challenges that come with translating real life experiences into great Pop songs. They also share the role John Mayer played in them becoming a band and the juxtaposition of being signed to a hip-hop label yet share a manager with Dolly Parton.
In a Conversation with Anthony Valadez, Rob Roy discusses his latest release Johnny and the new lens this project has given him on the world. The Florida native discovered by Erykah Badu, also contemplates balancing quality and quantity in the fast paced climate of the “selfie” generation.
In a Conversation with Anthony Valadez, Open Mike Eagle discusses unpacking the current state of police brutality on his new album, Brick Body Kids Still Daydream. The indie rapper and comedian also shares what he learned from rapping in a MRI machine and his distaste for French Montana.
In a Conversation with DC, Manuel Turizo talks his mission to prove that urban music can touch people’s hearts. The 16-year-old, Latin artist also shares his journey to making music and why the ukulele is crucial to his sound.
In a Conversation with Kelly Sutton, Brett Kissel discusses his eighth release, We Were That Song. The Canadian native also talks his journey to Nashville after conquering Canada and being raised on Johnny Cash.
In a Conversation with Anthony Valadez, Zoey Dollaz shares his experience getting in trouble as a child for rapping and how it now takes care of him. The Haitian-American also talks incorporating Caribbean music and culture into his music and signing to rap icon, Future’s record label.
In a Conversation with Kelly Sutton, Hunter Hayes discusses his transformative experience in Asia on the Navy Entertainment Tour. The country hit-maker also shares how his song, Wanted, changed his life and elaborates on reimagining country music through the making of his new mini-movie.