[Featured Artist] Michee Da Don | @MicheeDaDon

MusiqExpo (M.E.) wanted to Salute (Da Don) Michee Da Don and get to know more about this talented young rapper. With his latest video “True Message” on YouTube, Michee Da Don goes HAM with his lyrical talent. Raised by his mother in theBrownsvilleneighbourhood ofBrooklyn, Michee witnessed the harsh realities of life at an early age. His songs are his truth which, he knows people can relate to.

Here’s what Michee Da Don had to say in a recent interview with us. A Musiq Expo Exclusive!

M.E.: You make music largely independently. What do you think of the state of hip-hop as it is today? Is it progressing? Is it dying? Is it dead?

MDD: I think the state of hip hop has changed so much, to the point where it gets people confused on what hip hop really is. I believe hip hop is slightly dying

M.E.: To let our visitors get a better feel for what has influenced you; in no specific order could you name a few of your favourite MC’s of all time?

MDD: B.I.G, Tupac, Jay-Z, Nas, Jadakiss, Young Jeezy, Fabolous and Lloyd Banks

M.E.: Can you name a few songs or albums you’ve been listening to lately?

MDD: I’m not a fan of albums, I mostly listen to mixtapes. So far it’s No Competition – Fab, Well Done – Tyga, Hunger For More – Lloyd banks.

M.E.: Why do you rap? What’s your motivation?

MDD: I rap because since I was a kid I love to rhyme and I like putting part of my life in a song where people can relate to. My fans motivate me each and everyday

M.E.: At what age did you begin to take emceeing seriously?

MDD: I took rapping seriously about two years ago.

M.E.: Do you consider yourself an underground rapper?

MDD: Yes, I consider myself an underground artist but do I see myself staying as an underground artist NO. I believe I can be on a higher level then where I’m at now.

M.E.: What should fans expect from Michee Da Don in 2012?

MDD: Fans should expect more progression and improvement.

M.E.: So where can fans learn more about you?

MDD: I can be found at micheedadon.com

M.E.: Where can people buy or download your music?

MDD: People can download right from Datpiff or Reverbnation

www.Reverbnation.com/MicheeDaDon

M.E.: Any final words you’d like to say to the growing population of aspiring emcees around the world?

MDD: My final words: I would like to say keep it moving in life…don’t let others bring you down and change your lifestyle.

Interviewed By Ms Dynasty (@IamMsDynasty) for Musiq Expo

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