"Who's Hot?" Interview
By: Omar Cook
This week's "Who's Hot?" Artist of the week is Rashè Supreme, a rising lyricist from the East Coast! This up and coming rapper hails from Landover, Maryland. “I’m a Master Student Of The Universe And have learned in various places from pretty suburbs around your way to neighboring ghettos where there isn’t too much hope to be found except for in ones self. Get what you can get from me.” Listening to his music, you can hear the realness in his lyrics, coming from a place of authenticity. Rashè Supreme is using his voice and platform to tell his own story and struggles through his music. This is definitely an artist you want to keep an eye out for and add to your playlist!
We talked with Rashè Supreme in an exclusive interview, check it out below!
QUESTION: How long have you been making music and how did you get started?
Rashè Supreme: I’ve been making music for about 10 years but I only started getting serious about it about 3 years ago. I started by writing poetry about how I feel on topics from school to my household and just the way I feel about certain things.
QUESTION: Musically, who has been your biggest influence in helping you along your journey and who are your favorite musicians?
Rashè Supreme: My biggest influence along my journey has been my self love and my favorite musicians are Tupac, Biggie Rick Ross, Meek Mill, Jay-Z, And a lot more people.
QUESTION: What artists would you like to collaborate with and why?
Rashè Supreme: Drake Most Definitely, Rick Ross , Meek Mill, Jay-Z , And Jacquees. I love the feeling I get when I hear music from these individuals
QUESTION: What do you feel is your best song/project ever released and why?
Rashè Supreme: Everything I’ve put out is my best. I feel like all of them are different pieces so it would be unfair in a sense to evaluate them all the same.
QUESTION: What projects can we look forward to in the near future?
Rashè Supreme: The Rashè Supreme project lol I’m an artist and just like life I flow. Pre plans never really go all the way to plans with me, so just follow me.
QUESTION: How do you generate new ideas for your music?
Rashè Supreme: I keep living. I leave writing music for a while and come back. I experience life. Talk to people. Read lol everything. It’s like breathing…in and out.
QUESTION: What motivates you and how do you define success?
Rashè Supreme: What motivates me is everything I ever thought and dreamed of and wanting it to come into existence. Also making the world a better place with all I have to offer. Success to me is just being yourself and being happy.
QUESTION: How do you describe your music to people and what separates you from other artists in your genre?
Rashè Supreme: I don’t describe it to people lol it’s an experience so I don’t try to introduce bias to that. I don’t focus on other people, I just do my thing,
QUESTION: Do you believe there is a formula to being a successful artist?
Rashè Supreme: Consistency and genuineness
QUESTION: In your opinion who is the most influential and successful artist in your genre today and why?
Rashè Supreme: Lil Wayne undoubtedly. I feel like he merged Rock, Rap & Pop culture .
QUESTION: Which emotion more than any other, currently dominates your music? Joy, sadness, anger or passion etc. , and why?
Rashè Supreme: Passion, that’s just me.
QUESTION: What sacrifices have you had to make, to make your dream a reality?
Rashè Supreme: Letting go of fear.
QUESTION: Where do you see yourself and your music in 10 years?
Rashè Supreme: A legendary figure and in movies/films
QUESTION: What advice would you give to other up and coming artists or people looking to break into the music industry?
Rashè Supreme: Be ready for everything you don’t want, before you get everything you do want.