Skee.TV takes you behind the scenes on the set of Chris Webby’s music video for his exclusive “Off The Top” freestyle which is set to be featured on episode 14 of AXS TV’s SKEE LIVE. Proclaiming himself the Jesse Pinkman of rap, Webby has some fun with as he performs to the camera in Hazmat suit and shares some commentary on the visuals concept.
Vice catches up with Caroline D’Amore to fill listeners in on his recent name change and his new business venture. The former Power 106 DJ gives insight behind his reasoning for dropping the “DJ” in his name which he clarifies he’s been associated with since the age of 12. With a current residency at mega-club Tao in Las Vegas, Vice breaks down his on-going transition as an entrepreneur and explains the motivation behind opening his own sneaker boutique. Vice also touches on being inspired as a kid by the footwear worn by some of his favorite Hip Hop artists, choosing his alias out of a dictionary and shares details with D’Amore on Heartbeatz Radio about his worst show ever.
Young and rising star Mali Nicole sits down for an interview and shares her story live on-the-air with DJ Skee. The 16-year-old singer, dancer and Watts native opens things up by recalling the first time she ever met Skee at a very young age through a mutual friend. DJ Skee admits to listeners he always knew Nicole had potential to be big and a successful artist. Mali also gives insight behind how she became connected with Stampede Management as solo artist following the disbandment of her former group after coming up short on the television show X Factor. Nicole also breaks down her humble beginnings and explains she’s simply working hard to purse her dreams. Fans of Mali Nicole can look forward to the singer’s upcoming Confessions of A Teenager EP which is slated to release later this year and features her new debut single “Sunday Afternoon.”
Taylor Gang signee Vali sits down with DJ Skee for a lighthearted interview on her new found success and more. With her new music video for “Dimes” featuring Wiz Khalifa recently debuting online, the young singer shares her opinion on being the first female artist showcased by independent music label Rostrum Records.
Vali also shares details behind her longtime friendship with Wiz and reflects on hearing Mac Miller’s K.I.D.S. mixtape before it was released through his manager Benjy. DJ Skee also speaks to Vali about her upcoming EP Paper Cherade which is set to drop in October and encourages the artist to share her story on how she landed a record deal with listeners.
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The annual Sunset Strip Music Festival went down yesterday as plenty of bands and artists took the stage to entertain fans throughout the day. Closing out the event was MMG rapper Wale who decided to treat the crowd to some surprise guests with Chris Brown and YG. Skee.TV cameras were there to capture the moment as Wale took the SKEE Live stage and performed fan favorites as well as new material off his recently released The Gifted LP.
Fresh off the release of his highly anticipated Apex Predator LP, Crooked I grabs the mic along with co-host Somayeh and breaks down a few stand out tracks off the project. The Long Beach native gives insight behind the creative inspiration for “YODO” which serves a cautionary tale for the younger generation to always be aware of their surroundings. Next, Crooked talks “No Sleep Gang” which is the new banger and anthem for every go-getter and dream chaser.
The Slaughterhouse MC also takes the time to give his thoughts on the lack of authentic and talented artists currently plaguing Hip Hop but reassures listeners he holds the cure with Apex Predator. Before heading out, Crooked I gives details behind the unorthodox making of “Sumthin From Nuthin” which showcases the rapper creating a completely original song with nothing but a water bottle, some beat boxing skills, a pen, his finger and vocals. Be sure to tune into C.O.B. Radio every Wednesday broadcasted live from the Skee Lodge from 5 p.m to 7 p.m. only at Skee247.com internet radio.
Music industry powerhouse and Bay Area native, Mally Mall, sits down for an exclusive interview with DJ Skee and opens up about coming up under E-40 and his past relationship with deceased Crestside legend Mac Dre. Mall praises Dre’s storytelling abilities and identifies the rapper as an early and vital influence in his life. Mally Mall also credits Mac for laying the foundation for other Bay Area talent to flourish like Spice 1 and Mac Mall after the success of his “2 Hard 4 The Fuckin’ Radio” track off his Young Black Brotha EP. Skee and Mally also discuss the importance of competition and the effect it has to push artists to hone their skills and strive for greater success.
Earlier in the week DJ Skee along with AXS TV put together a launch party in celebration of the new show SKEE Live which will begin airing this Tuesday. Plenty of celebrities and industry figures came out to the Skee Lodge to have a good time and show their support for Skee’s latest accomplishment as he continues to revolutionize the game. Watch as the Skee TV cameras captured the festivities and caught up with some of your favorite artists like Problem and Bac Lucc, Mally Mall, Paris Hilton and Clyde Carson. SKEE Live will hit the airwaves July 30 at 7 p.m. (PST) and 10 p.m. (EST) only on AXS TV.
Rising rap sensation Kid Ink and DJ Ill Will stop by the world famous Skee Lodge for an exclusive interview with DJ Skee. Ink opens things up by sharing with Skee his experience of being out on the road with Kendrick Lamar and the TDE crew. The recent RCA signee gives details on the past tour, talks about what he’s learned, his growth as an artist and his thoughts on the transition of Kendrick Lamar’s career to stardom. Before heading out, Kid Ink and DJ Ill Will give Skee the background story on the remix to “Bossin’ Up” and how Ink went about recruiting French Montana and A$AP Ferg to be featured on his new single. Fans can hear Kid Ink’s latest offering with his Almost Home EP which is now available.