MB03 - Interview 31
1. Tell us your rap name and where are you from?
My Artist Name is “MB03” basically my real name initials with 03 behind it because growing up I always came in 3rd place and a lot of stuff & I feel in love with the piano in 2003.. I produce , rap , song ..and I’m originally from Chicago raised in Indiana tho Hammond IN not far from Chicago
2. What made you start making music?
My Pops played bass Dave brooks. A Chicago True legend & my moms sing on songs and mostly for church .. and I always just love music since I was little it what makes me go ya kno
3. Who are your influences in rap or beyond?
Ummmmm! Growing up pops put a lot of j dilla & tribe called quest in my ear but my biggest are definitely Frank ocean , Bryson Tiller , playboi carti , & drake
4. What is your take on the underground rap scene right now?
The underground scene lit.. it’s a lot of people trying to sound like people that’s still underground.. not a lot of originally but it’s definitely some artist that should be bigger but the underground what we live for ya know.. it’s only gone get better shout out to everybody
5. What are your goals for 2019 regarding music?
I never dropped an official mixtape or EP so definitely getting my debut mixtape out and to go on tour .. seen some deals before but hopefully
The right deal & management so I won’t have to take the load no more ya know so just climbing up the ladder and working more with me peers
6. You have 1 person to thank who would it be?
LONEWOLF ... that’s my brother I started with and he always there for me whenever even tho he super busy always humble and always got me but that’s family tho & my big homie Liptak help me get my first big show ! But that’s family also but them 2 boys did a lot for me music & in real life ..
7. What is your process for recording music ?
Just all depends on how I’m feeling if I’m all up and got a lot of energy .. I’m just like put on a beat let me spazz out right quick .. but if I’m at low points I go to the notepad find a joint that match me n have at it .. it’s easy to me tho I just don’t record enough lol
8. Any upcoming projects or singles fans should be getting ready for?
Bloom District! My debut ep like 10 songs and a bunch of videos from that project so that’s the main focus right now
9. What is your favorite part about being an artist/musician/rapper?
Get to express how you feeling without physically having to do it to get your point across if you feel what I’m sayin because I rap & sing & produce so the say I be having a lot of stuff bottled up so this my escape I don’t even want to be famous if it come it come but it just to get this real feelings off
10. What impact do you want to have on the world?
Let people know don’t matter the odds you can beat em .. I lost my pops & moms to some bullshit I couldn’t control and i ain’t have nothing I got off my ass and got to .. just to let people know you can be positive even when the world negative just Trust and god and your dream and anything can happen
11. What are your ambitions with music is this just a hobby or is this a full blown 24/7 lifestyle your embodying?
Lifestyle rather people like me or not they know who MB03 is and What he do
12. Who is your favorite artist in the rap game right now and why? If I had to choose one !!!!!! Playboi carti it ain’t even bout the lyrics bro just get me goin and turn me up he make music for my lifestyle
13. what does the music you create make you feel?
Like I’m not holding in all my stress and pain .. it soothes me I got music that a make you Cry , help you sleep , or turn you up so it’s all across the board but it bring me relief and soothes my ears from all the bullshit
14. why is music so important and dear to your heart ?
My pops did it my moms did it .. I gotta keep it goin and this truly what I love to do it’s my life it’s all I know since I was a youngin
15. Taking this as a passion what works best with you for endeavors you may face (regarding to music)? Just trying to go hard so my sister ain’t gotta work retire my
grandma and just live a better life overall.. coming from nothing that’s all you ask for is better days
16. whats your best collaboration experience with another artist or producer?
I honestly don’t have a lot of songs with other people it’s not that I don’t want too but some features I ain’t get done yet because of other bussiness but I’ll say ahhh probably my production album Jackie world I dropped with JBW & genote Crete they reach out and helped me push
17. who does all of your cover art or do you make your own?
I make my own I basically doing everything on my own to this point to Booking shows , videos , ect.
18. who makes most of your beats or production?
C. Fre$hco my boy always cooking and always looking out for me & I make some of my own beats .. my boy Zodiac beats hard too my Unc Presh got some heat it’s a lot lol
19. who is one artist you wish to work on music with and why?
As Far as Rapping I need a track with drake or LIL baby because them boys go to hard and know how to ride the beat and I think I can keep up but on the smooth side Me , Frank , & tiller need to be on one track it a change the world
20. who is one producer you wish to work with and why?
WHEEZY OUTTA HERE ! he made the wave what it is today tbh and all his beats just knock
do you have any upcoming shows in the next couple months ? Yeah , February/ March will be my listening party I’ll perform at .. got a Chicago festival in June , SWSX in Texas I be all over just follow my social media it a keep you updated
22 .for people who havent heard of you what sets you apart from other artists?
Not saying im one of the best artist or anything like that but when you hear “Mb03” you know it’s different production always different my flow don’t sound like the same 100 people and I’m really talking about my message and things that’s goin on so that what sets me apart I’m actually different
23 at the end of the day what does music mean to you ?
Everything it’s my life .. without music there is no world .. imagine a quiet world ... we all woulda been kilt eachother lol
24 . does your family support you with music?
To the fullest ! Shout out my whole family rebb & brooks family and the whole 219 Indiana
25 at the end of the day when it comes to music we are in your world when listening to music by you...what type of vibe does your music bring ?
I bring vibes that you can get out them trenches one day and on my other side I bring vibes that sooth the soul ya know... that’s pretty much me