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Evidence Interview (HIP HOP VANCOUVER)

HipHopVancouver sat down with Evidence (Dilated Peoples/Rhymesayers Records) to discuss Ev’s history in Vancouver, Canada and his longstanding relationship with Madchild and Swollen Members, his connections to Kanye West, becoming a solo artist & the current status of Dilated Peoples, no longer wanting to use the Weatherman theme in his albums anymore, an artists responsibility … Read more

DJ Qbert

DJ Qbert Interview (HIP HOP VANCOUVER)

During the 2018 Shambhala Music Festival, John Zee from HipHopVancouver caught up with DJ Qbert. Topics include: Sources for inspiration, Karma, Alien’s at Shambhala, Veganism, Evil Reptilians, Psychedelics, Moon Conspiracies, Advancements in Turntabalism vs Original Wax and much more.. Video features exclusive footage of Qbert performing live at the AMP Stage during Shambhala 2018, as … 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).

Akon:
http://www.akon.com
http://www.facebook.com/akon
http://www.twitter.com/akon

Tre Carter:
http://www.twitter.com/Trecarter_
http://www.instagram.com/Trecarterofficial

HipHopVancouver:
http://www.hiphopvancouver.com
http://www.facebook.com/hiphopvancouver
http://www.twitter.com/hiphopvancouver

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

Specials Thanks To:
Kerosene Media

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