410BlackOut - Interview 03
Tell us your name and a bit about yourself!
I love freak hoes I got a fucking problem lmao but naw seriously, my name is
410 BlackOut I’m a 24 year old artist from Baltimore, MD.
You can follow me on twitter and Instagram: @410blackout
1. What made you start making music?
I always watched BET growing up and a bunch of other shit I wasn’t supposed to lol so ever since I was young I always THOUGHT I could rap keyword in that sentence being thought. I wrote my first song prolly in middle school or first year or high school and I played that shit to everybody I thought it was da hottest shit. Still do
2. Who are your influences?
I really dont have no influences right now but growing up I listened to a lot of Gucci, Boosie, Jeezy, Wayne, & Keef
3. What is your take on the underground rap scene right now?
Shit crazy right now it’s so many artist from everywhere turning shit up but the Baltimore & DMV area is crazy lit! You got a lot of talent like King Trip, Mas, Xanman, Lil Gray & etc (it’s too many to name).
4.What are your goals for 2019 regarding music?
I just want to build my brand and fanbase! 2019 I want to network/collab with a lot of different producers and expand from there.
5. You have 1 person to thank who would it be?
It’s never just one for me. Even though I did all of this by myself I wouldn’t be the person I was today without God & My grandmother most importantly but other than that my blood brothers. They know who they are!
6.What is your process for recording music ?
I really don’t have one honestly. I get high as hell and just let my pain out or whatever I’m feeling at the particular moment! I do sit back and write here and there but a lot of the time I just freestyle and go from there.
7. Any upcoming projects or singles fans should be getting ready for?
Can’t Imagine(Vlone) - Single
Big Janky:The Mixtape
Both will be available on ALL platforms
8.What is your favorite part about being an artist/musician/rapper?
I don’t do this for fame or to be known I do it because I love it and I can’t see myself doing anything else.
9.What impact do you want to have on the world?
I just want to be remembered for some positive shit! Growing up I was associated with something negative or some bad shit so I want to be remembered for all da good I did or for all da help + support I provided and provide to the less fortunate or ppl who can’t do for themselves!
10. What are your ambitions with music is this just a hobby or is this a full blown 24/7 lifestyle your embodying?
Dis my life lol, I ain’t no half rapper no fake nothing I do this everyday at least once a day and I been doing it. I want to get my name out there and make music for everybody who came from my situation or still there!
11. Who is your favorite artist in the rap game right now and why?
Asian Doll cuz she really da baddest doing it...lmao, but naw seriously I really don’t got no favorite nobody though, I do listen to a variety of different artist from Lil Dude, Goonew, JayDaYoungan, to Kodak, Lil Baby, Shy Glizzy, YGG Tay, Tate Kobang (etc) it’s too many to name! But I listen to everything and anything that crank lol