On a Tuesday afternoon rapper AsumConnect requested an interview about his music, here is what went through with him.
Who Are Your Influences?
-MF Doom (UK)
-Maglera Doe Boy (RSA)
If you could compare yourself to an already established artist,
who would that be and why?
-I Think Jay Z, (laughs) No I dont sell drugs, but his hustle inspires me in many ways.
Who Is Your Hero?
-Nelson Mandela, Martin King Luther (respectively)
What do you think your listeners will get out of your music?
-The feeling I get when listening to artists like Kendrick Lamar, Eminem and Snoop Dawg for real. Joy, Happiness and Love is what they will surely get outta my music
What were you thinking about when the song Kick Push was developed?
-I wanted to try something new, my roots don't really come from trap music, I decided to make it more southern trap, Like American rapper T.I
What made you want to get into the business?
-Okhay, so I started listening to Meek Mill, back then I only used to enjoy South African House Music mostly referred to Disc Jockey Bekzin Terris.
Rick Ross and Meek Mill were my number one playlist, (laughs) so they actually made me like Hip Hop music, my cousin Lebohang "Sinister" Mongalaki who was a rapper, and now Club Dj encouraged me to do Hip Hop songwriting
What do you hope to do with your music?
-I wanna get my music throughout South Africa and Swaziland.