If you follow the underground hip-hop scene (especially west coast), you should know him by name. Kansas City, Missouri born rapper Chief waKiL beat out thousands to become the 2014 winner of LA’s Power 106 Who’s Next— a battle of underground rappers vying for a spot to open at PowerHouse 2014 with Nicki Minaj, YG, Trey Songz, Childish Gambino, Wiz Khalifa, and a slew of other artists. Luckily, I got to see him in a more intamate venue at LA’s Los Globos on Sunset. Shout out to Chief waKiL for the interview! Continue reading You Should Know The Name “Chief waKiL”
I could care less about what you’re doing (or say you’re doing) in the studio– hip-hop should be live! Continue reading REWIND: Hip-Hop Should Be LIVE. LA Duo ‘YRF’ Proves It.