Pasadena rapper KStone talks Childhood, Incarceration, and Music (Exclusive Interview)

Mistah Wilson: Yo KStone, what's good wit it! Thanks for coming thru for this exclusive interview with ThaWilsonBlock Magazine! Before we get further into it, what was it like growing up in Pasadena, CA and what does it mean to be from tha City of Roses?

KStone: I'm a 80's baby so around that time it was turnt meaning the gang life. You seen the rising of the crack era. Pops a gang member so I remember hearing gunshots. 46 E. Montana St yea is where it all began. Mama got us in the kitchen clutching down I remember all of that. My childhood was nasty. To be from here City of the Rose it's a wonderful feeling blessed it's no other city like it.

Mistah Wilson: When did you know you wanted to pursue music?
KStone: I wanted to purse music at a young age. I remember pops got his beats playing on his stereo he had back n the day telling me to catch the beat read in his rhyme book at like 9. Since then it waz a go. But I didn't really start taking it serious til' like I hit the county jail at 18 shit got real for ya' boy. Just took my life and put it on paper.

Views: 199

Comment

You need to be a member of Echo Park Online to add comments!

Join Echo Park Online

Membership

Echo Park Online is the news and social network for Echo Park, the hippest and oldest neighborhood in LA.

Join now!

• Got news everyone should know? Blog it.
• Have a show or benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of the new storefront or the school play? Upload them.

Latest Activity

SPMG Media posted a blog post

JOIN 6 MILLION OTHERS IN HEARING Deborah Smith Pegues INTERVIEW on FOCUS ON THE FAMILY

LISTEN HERE - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkTZRfi3zb8"I was the featured guest on FOCUS ON THE FAMILY today talking about LEAD LIKE A WOMAN! Check…See More
May 21
Mistah Wilson posted a blog post
May 6
Mistah Wilson posted a blog post
Mar 26
Mistah Wilson promoted Mistah Wilson's blog post ThaWilsonBlock Magazine Issue134 (March 2021)
Mar 19
Mistah Wilson posted a blog post
Mar 19
Mistah Wilson posted a blog post

Why Rappers Give Back to the Kids

Here is tha ultimate point I am trying to make in this article. I was a foster child that reunited with my biological family at age…See More
Mar 17
Mistah Wilson posted a blog post

Dirty Twon talks Pasadena, Music Groups, & Working with Industry Artists

Mistah Wilson sat down with Pasadena artist Dirty Twon for an in-person exclusive interview at Farnsworth Park in Altadena, California. In this long-awaited interview, Dirty…See More
Mar 10
Mistah Wilson promoted Mistah Wilson's blog post Jsun Borne talks Midwest Rap, Passion for Hip Hop, & Violence in Chicago
Mar 1

© 2021   Created by Echo Park Online.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service