DJ PIERO – Hood Politics [Interview]

Describe your sound in 3 words.

Unique, Memorable, Fresh.

Tell us a few things about your new album. What is the story behind it?

The album is titled Hood Politics as it reflects the experiences of those that have lived in the hood and the street politics that exist there. As someone that has grown up in unprivileged areas I wanted to tell a narrative based off 1st hand and 3rd person experiences.

Which song of the album reflects you the most?

“Loading” is the track that reflects me the most as it highlights how hard I work to achieve my goals and the experiences I’ll go through to reach them.

Favourite rapper, lyricist and producer?

Favourite rapper: Abra Cadabra
Favourite Lyricist: Dave
Favourite Producer: The Fanatix.

What does hip hop symbolize in your opinion?

Hip Hop symbolises a movement of freedom of expression and a energy that bonds people together through ever changing times.

What advice would you give to your younger self?

I would tell the younger me to pursue my passions wholeheartedly and not be afraid to take risks.

You’d give up making music for…

I’d give up music if it meant absolute happiness for me and those I care about or things like world peace and and end to poverty.

Thank you!


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