Interview – Alvaro Prol (Blueprint/Fvded)

  Alvaro Prol, is the co-founder & co-owner of Blueprint Events and curator for the FVDED Festival Series. We quickly chatted to him last night, on the eve of this years festival kick off. HHV: Before we jump into talking about FVDED, can you give our readers a quick background check, on your beginnings with … Read more

Akon and Tre Carter Interview (HIP HOP VANCOUVER)

3x Grammy nominated singer Akon was recently on tour promoting his new album, “Konvict Kartel Mixtape Vol. 1”, which is the first release from Akon’s new label, Konvict Kartel. The album features his new artist Tre Carter among others and together the two talk with host John Zee from HipHopVanouver.

Topics discussed: Akon’s pet tigers, his work with the Fugees, the Konvict Kartel Mixtape, developing and working w/ Tre Carter, working with DJ Kemo of The Rascalz for the hit single “Dangerous”, Akon’s ability to translate his life’s experiences into his music and transition between various genres, his charity initiative “Akon Lighting Africa” (which proves solar energy to people without electricity in Africa) and his favourite aspect of the city of Vancouver (and how it’s better than Toronto).


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Host/Producer: John Zee
Producer/Filmed/Edited: David Dalley

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Kerosene Media

Mic Dreams – Insomnia (Review)

“Formerly known as Ham-E, renowned Vancouver rap and hip-hop artist Mic Dreams began writing song lyrics at a very early age, and has grown to love performing his music ever since. The older he grew, the more he knew that one day, his love for music would evolve into something far more than just a … Read more

Nick Grant

Nick Grant Interview at Fortune

South Carolina artist Nick Grant sits with HHV host John Zee at Fortune Sound Club in Vancouver to discuss: Vancouver impressions, Matt Brevner, his album “Return of the Cool”, the influences that mold his sound, his upcoming album “Sunday Dinners”, maintaining longevity in hip hop, how to pick up girls when broke, Nick Grant’s purpose … Read more

Daisy Toomer

Interview: Coors Light Snowbombing – Daisy Toomer (Event Manager)

Mon. April 3, 2017 Interview: Coors Light Snowbombing Music Festival Event Manager – Daisy Toomer Interview by: Racquel Villagante Today I got a chance to steal Coors Light Snowbombing Music Festival’s Event Manager, Daisy Toomer, away from her busy schedule for an interview with Hip Hop Vancouver. The spring alpine festival is taking place this … Read more