Hailing from North Carolina, banbwoi is making a name for himself as a respected producer and rapper. Having produced tracks for popular artists such as Yung Bans, NBA Youngboy, and Famous Dex – there is no doubt you will hear more from banbwoi in the future. Check out what he had to say.
MHD: To kick things off, tell us about banbwoi? Where are you from? How long have you been making music? Etc.
BANBWOI: I’ve been making music for about 5 years but I’ve only been “banbwoi” and taking music serious for 2 years. I’m from a small town name Elizabeth city and that’s in North Carolina.
MHD: How did you start making music ? Who were some of your early musical influences?
BANBWOI: I started making music because growing up I always seen my dad make music and I’m a daddy’s bwoi! so I was always inspired! Early on I was inspired by Treez lowkey, Drake, and Jurp, but now I’m really just doing my own thing I feel.
MHD: How do you balance putting out your own solo tracks as an MC, while being a producer that’s in demand?
BANBWOI: Honestly, I try to produce as much as I can because that’s where the money is coming from to fund my rapping career. I honestly write 2 times a month…MAX!!
MHD: You’ve produced some of the hottest artists in the game. Let the people know some of the artists you’ve produced for and track names?
Yung Bans – Brand New
NBA Youngboy – Change
Lamont – Duck
Boofboiicy – Stretch Them
PNV Jay – Cake
YBN Nahmir – Balcony (unreleased)
The Future Kingz – Do the Dash & Call the Cops
D Savage – Lightly
Famous Dex – Right Now & Real Life
And a bunch of other music but it’s unreleased
MHD: Recently, we’ve been bumping that “Famous Dex – Real Life” heavy. You did your thing on that track! Which song, that you produced, made you realize you were really starting to make waves musically?
BANBWOI: It was my first placement (Yung Bans – Brand New) when I knew, damn, I can actually do this music thing and people fw my sound!
MHD: Who are some artists that you haven’t worked with yet, but would like to work with in the future?
BANBWOI: I would like to work with Travis Scott! and definitely GUNNA and LIL BABY.
MHD: If you could recommend to a new listener only two of your tracks: 1) One that you produced 2) One as solo artist – Which songs would they be and why?
BANBWOI: “DUBBA 0 Dopebwoi“ and “HUNNIDBANDBANMAN”.
MHD: Where do you see yourself musically in 5 years?
BANBWOI: At the top of billboard hot 100!
MHD: Do you have any advice for up-and-coming producers trying to make it to the next level?
BANBWOI: Just keep pushing. Eventually, you’ll get those placements. YOUTUBE IS THE WAAAAAVE I’m telling you.
MHD: Any upcoming projects that we should be on the lookout for?
BANBWOI: My mixtape “HIGHSCHOOL“ is dropping soon!
MHD: Any @’s the people should follow? (Twitter, Soundcloud, etc.)
BANBWOI: @banbwoi on everything!
MHD: Any shout outs?
BANBWOI: Shout out Trey Friendly! Pretty Kenny! Lil Kevo! And the rest of the guys 252 shit!!
Thanks to banbwoi for taking the time to do this interview. Be sure to support and subscribe to his Soundcloud page. Also, listen to a couple of his tracks below. There is no doubt banbwoi will continue putting out quality music, so be on the lookout for his future releases right here on MOST HYPE DROPS.