Mob Jr from Phoenix, Arizona repping the legendary Mob Figaz in Northern California and Mayjah Payne from West Los Angeles, California are the artist who’s never been afraid to think outside of the box. Their music is exciting, creative and raw. Their latest single “Fear No Evil” produced by @RawwSlapz just charted in the Top 20 on the Apple Music ITunes UK Hip Hop Charts. They hit #18 under Giggz this week! “Fear No Evil” is the first song they recorded together and it’s inspired by their real life.
Journalist : What is your name and what city do you rep?
Mob Jr from Phoenix, Arizona repping the legendary Mob Figaz in Northern California and Mayjah Payne from West Los Angeles, California.
Tell us about your latest releases, Who Has Been Your Source Of Inspiration In Making Music?
Our record “Fear No Evil” produced by @RawwSlapz just charted in the Top 20 on the Apple Music ITunes UK Hip Hop Charts. We hit #18 under Giggz this week! “Fear No Evil” is the first song we recorded together and it’s inspired by our real life.
What is unique about you and your music?
The authenticity is what is unique. Everybody has got a different story and everybody’s pain and struggle is different, but it’s still suffering. We got the ability to shed light on different issues in life and manifest what we want to manifest.
Rest in Peace to Jacka, Mac Dre, Nipsey Hussle and the other legends who held it down. RIP Traxamillion. Shoutout to C-Bo, Too Short, E40, The Mob Figaz, Sugarfee, Yukmouth and Dru Down. Shoutout to Keak Da Sneak, J Dizz, Philthy Rich, Lee Majors, The Mekanix, Rick Rock, Rob Lowe, Doija V, Mozzy, Larry June, Nef the Pharaoh, Rick Rock, and all the beatmakers, HoodStarz, Lil Blood, The Regime Mob, San Quentin, T Nutty, Deltrice, Dubb 20, Joe Blow, Berner, J Stalin, and the AR records staff.
What inspires you to write music?
What do you wish you were told when you first started making music that you think would help artists just starting out?
Never give up and see it through. Jacka told us, “I gave you a chance and I believe in you, the only thing I wanna see you do is see you see it through..”
Where do we find you music / music projects?
Go type in Mob Jr and Mayjah Payne “Fear No Evil” in whatever streaming service you have or wherever you find music. The video is coming soon! Shoutout to 202059 Bllang Thaang for putting us in the cartoon animated show! Follow @therealmobjr & @mayjahpayne on all social media platforms!
Who Is Tae Daproducer ?
Taevione Lanier also known as Tae Daproducer is an producer- artist from Birmingham AL,
that has been heating up recently in the rap game. He has been dropping music videos along
with producer content on Youtube this past year and has gotten a good amount of attention.
Tae Daproducer has over 100k views on his Youtube videos & nearly 15k followers on Instagram. Tae Daproducer also has over 20,000 monthly listeners on Spotify , which is continuing to grow. Tae DaProducer looks to keep his momentum going by dropping more music , YouTube videos , and beats on his numerous platforms.
Tae Daproducer has set the standards high for many upcoming artists-producers. He is not only gaining love and fandom for his melodic songs and beats , but also for his risk taking ability to branch into new styles and creative lanes. His focus has always been the people because without them he would be nowhere and his talent would be unheard.Tae Daproducer has always crafted his songs with his fans and audience in mind and believes that to be the best and only approach if you want to truly connect with your fans.
You can find him on all the major platforms such as Apple Music , Instagram , Spotify , and
YouTube simply by searching…
(Apple Music ,Spotify, YouTube ) : Tae Daproducer
(Instagram) : TaeDaproducer_
Gucci Gordy turns his music hobby into a lifestyle
Q. Who is Gucci Gordy? Gucci Gordy is the mmelinum version of Barry Gordy of Motwn.
Q. How’d you get into the music industry to begin with? I started in St Louis, and it started out as a hobby.
Q. Why would an artist get dropped from a major label? Does it all just come down to the bottom line? An artist would get dropped by not meeting expectations versus the risk of the investment. It does because labels lose a lot of money because they spend money frivolously and if an artist don’t recoup their money, they get dropped. Major Labels spend money differently and artist are left to recoup. Any artist would have to have an upward trajectory.
Q. I constantly hear incredibly impressive singing talents in places like the rice houses in St. Louis or even street corners in Detroit … why don’t some people get discovered while other less talented people do? Because they work harder. If it’s meant to happen, it will happen.
Q. Which is more important for musician’s success: talent or marketability? Both
Q. How important is seeing a band play live in deciding whether to sign them? Important because you get to see the full package from their stage presence, crowd interaction, and crowd likability.
Q. How do A&R’s search for new talent these days? Word of mouth and research on all social media platforms.
Q. How do you stay organized in such a vast industry? Repeating the same protocol, creating a curriculum and staying consistent by creating a regime and sticking to the process.
Q. What was the most recent signing that you were a part of? I signed Leeky G Bando, artist based out of New York, Chris Echols, and Destineeee Lynn.
Q. Where can the world follow you? @guccigordy
Q. What’s next for you in the music world? As an executive, my next move is scaling the business up by diversifying my portfolio by signing labels and international artist.
DMV Artist Oca Stacks Is Trending With His Recent Releases
Oca Stacks is an on the rise recording artist from the DMV (D.C, Maryland, Virginia) area. Since pursuing music he has been gaining a ton of attention locally but looks to start making his presence known around the globe. The tragic death of his brother is what ultimately ignited his passion to pursue music. It was the catalyst to Oca Stacks taking on music as more than a hobby. Since this pivotal moment, he has been serious about his music career and takes it more seriously than ever.
Oca Stacks has a sound of his own. His sound is unique and unlike any other artist in the industry. When creating content Oca uses the mic to vent his pain. Recording allows him to tell his story and express his pain and life lessons on a track. It’s like therapy. Currently, Oca Stacks is pushing his latest release titled “25K”. This song was created after his house arrest release. While having to stay at home due to their house arrest he was not able to go to the studio. So as soon as he was released he went that same day and recorded “25K”. A hit record. The song gained him a ton of notoriety once it was released and is still to this day.
While marketing that single he is working on a project as well. An EP titled “ My Time Is Now”. The project will also feature his single “FK UP’ which is set to drop on October 31st of this year. Oca Stacks is made for music. His sound is infectious, gritty, and easily enjoyable to all walks of life. If you have not already, be sure to check his single “25K” out now.