Diego Cash Honorable Mention
If you haven’t heard of Diego Cash, you clearly don’t have your ear close enough to the streets. Diego has been making a buzz for himself for a while appearing on records with Gorilla Zoe, Bun B, Supplya, Rick Ross and more. I got a chance to chop it up with him real briefly just to see what he’s got going on. Check out the one on one with Diego Cash below.
ATB: How you feeling today bruh?
D.C: Good! real good! just dropped this Honorable Mention tape, It’s crazy!
ATB: Yeah I see, we’re def gonna get to that in a sec. Let’s go back a little bit, get our readers to know a little about you. Where are you from, where do you rep?
D.C: I was born in Brooklyn, stayed in Jersey, but been in ATL most a my life
ATB: Oh you from my town, that’s wsup. What made you decide to get in the rap game and who were some of your influences?
D.C: I was always surrounded by music and one day it just started. It was organic, we just started building.
ATB: For those that don’t know..what’s your current label situation right now?
D.C: I’m signed to Carmelo Anthony’s Krossover Ent
ATB: Sweet! How did you connect with Melo?
D.C: I meet him through my sister (La La) bout 7 yrs ago
ATB: Ohhhh ok I didn’t even know that, that’s wsup. Ok now tell us about this new mixtape you just dropped.
D.C: Honorable Mention… I got Rick Ross, Fat Joe, Joell Ortiz, Gorilla Zoe, Juicy J, my partna Al Hughes and on the production side it got Juicy J, Cool & Dre, Kajmir Royale, but my partna Mark Henry did the bulk of it.
ATB: Nice! you got some heavy weights on there…. now on arkatechbeatz.comwe have a column called Music Industry bullsh*t where we vent about the bullsh*t we go thru as producers. As an artist whats some of the bullsh*t u go thru
D.C: Sh*t, all the same bullsh*t yall go thru. I been dealing with this game for so long nothing shocks me or impresses me. You gotta show n prove.
ATB: I feel you on that, and your right. At the end of the day you gotta show n prove. Now these 360 deals that major labels are starting to make mandatory…what do you think about em?
D.C: It’s the nature of the beast, but if you get hot enough in the streets, they’ll give you whatever you want.
ATB: Yeah… just got to show n prove like you said…..Any artist & producers you would like to work with in the future?
D.C: Pharell is def my dream collab
ATB: Yeah he’s dope, I can see that happening. Now a lot of aspiring artist trying to get In this game. You have any advice for em?
D.C: Go hard, conquer your city before you try to conquer the world
ATB:That’s good and very important advice. Any regrets so far? Anything you would change?
D.C: I don’t got no regrets! Thinking bout the past will hinder your future. I try to keep myself focused and make the right decisions.
ATB: That’s real right there… Now in this bizness, one can get really busy. What do you like to do when you get some spare time?
D.C: Maaaan I like to stay at home with my son.
ATB: Dope! Got to love that! Now how can fans keep up to date with the latest on you?
ATB: If someone wanted to book you for a show or feature who should they contact ?
ATB: Cool.. I think that just about covers it for now. Thanks for giving ArkatechBeatz.com this exclusive interview man, we appreciate you chopping it up with us for a quick sec. Do you have any last words for our readers?
D.C: Yeah be on the lookout for your boy and give that tape (Honorable Mention) a listen.. Keep it 100!