Dent-Do It Like This
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1. Name? DENT
2. Label/ Crew?-RADIO BUMS-SHUNZ-RTDK-LOF, KREWS REPPIN
3. Where are you from? NORTH DENVER
4. How long have you been in the game? BEEN REPPIN SINCE '93
5. Who are some artist you have gotten down with outside your crew/label?
I work with anyone passionate enough who is focusing on there craft and making good Hip-Hop music. From Colorado Hip-Hop's, I've gotting down w/ some dope C.O. reppers.. Distrakt, SP Double, The Procussions, O.N.E. Infinite Mindz, Jewell Tyme, Rrahh Foundashun, On-point, LettLoose, D.O. the Fablous Drifter, Ground Zero Movement, JOE THUNDER,ES-NINE C1, MIC Coats, Mass prod. Noel Zancanella, Surpass flavor.and many more,
..on a national tip, I've worked w/ Supernatural, C-Rayz Walz, Swollen Members, San Quinn, DJ Maseo from De La Soul, One Be Lo, J-Rawls, Count Bass D
6. Let the people know what you do?.
Well..I'm a Conversational Giant, A MC/HIP-HOP DAD.. who is a advocate for the culture and the community, and a Big Hip-Hop Head.. I love diggin' for records and making dope timeless Hip-Hop for your system..
7. Craziest experience you have encountered while in the game?...
Craziest Times is probably traveling w/ Supernatural on a few shows for The Rock the Bell Tour last year, a once in a lifetime experience . Plus a Denver kid, traveling to London to create and make music with US3 in '05..Crazy Good times!
8. Most embarrassing experience you have encountered while in the game?..humm gotta say..i dunno..I'm pretty wild and zany, pretty outta the norm. for the most part, always left brain thinking, buggin out and having fun. I usually create some embarrassing times for myself, every time, I'm out. It's really not embarrassing for myself, but maybe at times, embarrassing for the people i am around. Like I always say..'The Different between me and a MADMAN, is that I'm not MAD'!
9. List some of your influences’?..
-Really Life influences me, for me to express different emotions through my music, up's and down's, trial and tribs. from my kids to my family, I try and seek out good vibes on a daily and continue moving forward in positive directions no matter what life adversities I am facing at that moment in my life. I keep my balance and push my views through my music. As far as MC's go, my favorite MC's are..in no type of order:.Big Daddy Kane, Pharaoh Monach, Aceyalone, Kool Keith, Afrika Sam, Bumpy Chill, Skillz, Kool G Rap, Rakim...just to name a view
10. What are you currently working on?...
-I just finished up releasing my first LP..'Confi'DENT' in March, a collection of music I have made over a 5 year term. I've been traveling and rocking shows promoting the project, as well as giving up many, many FREE Downloads of the LP. I'm currently back in the lab, working on my next single, going to pressed on wax, with my boy Noel Zancanella..called
'EarthQuakin'...don't zzzZzZ..we back for some more!
Any Shout outs? Shout outs goes to BOXSTATE HIP-HOP for the love on the blog, everyone who is reppin' Colorado Hip-Hop or there block. Every one that has a voice and is expressing it through Hip-Hop. We all can't speak the same language, it's a each one teach one.. keep doing what you do, and keep it True, and simply do you..remember...'When the passion dies, the music dies'KEEP ON ROCKIN IT!
Contact info? WWW. MYSPACE. COM/DENTSMUSICISSAULGOOD
BOOKING INFO OR CD PURCHASES:..MAKINDENTS@GMAIL.COM
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