A conversation with a talented rapper D Dukes
D Dukes produces hip hop, rap and freestyle music which is more about storytelling. It is warm, inspirational, and the best thing about it is that it is upbeat. Here is our recent interview with D Dukes.
Twist Online : First of all tell us about the start of your professional career?
D Dukes : I started when I was 6, I wasn’t the type to talk a lot I was very shy so to get my emotions out music was the get away and from there I got addicted to writing music haha
Twist Online : Who or what inspired you to get into music industry?
D Dukes : I would listen to music 24/7 and understand the lyrics and sometimes feel it, I knew I could rap and felt people go thru what I go thru everyday not being able to speak up but can imagine anything, so I just wanted to make music and effect people lives just like it did me.
Twist Online : Tell us about your recent release?
D Dukes : My latest release is called “Morning Light” produced by Tim Tan. It’s a song I wrote when I woke up one night and was just thinking of all the things going on in my life. You can also purchase track off iTunes and other streaming sites.
Twist Online : What kind of response you have received from the release?
D Dukes : Great feedback! People have listened and some are able to relate. So it’s a special feeling when people can vibe with my music.
Twist Online : What attracts you more, performing on stage or working in studios?
D Dukes : That’s a tough one both have there own attractions, when I’m performing I can express myself as a whole with energy and interaction. I can see the people’s face and gain more momentum to go even harder. The studio I can think I can put my thoughts to speakers, I can perfect my craft and just meditate the beat.
Twist Online : What’s your favorite music genre?
D Dukes : I like every genre but to favorite I would say hiphop
Twist Online : Have you set some target to achieve as a music artist?
D Dukes : Yes travel more for shows and get some more videos out and to just stay consistent and to just continue to make great music
Twist Online : Are you currently working on any other project?
D Dukes : Yes I am I just dropped a remix called “Pusha Man” and soon my remix to rubbing off the paint and then I will start working on my whole project “Dukesology” so to stay updated please go to www.ddukesmusic.net. Thank you