This week I ( @DJJAYERICA) had a meeting with Hip Hop Artist Fat Pimp from Dallas,Texas . I did a one on one interview with Fat Pimp discussing his life and new music. His new single ‘You Already Know’ ft. Ricco Barrino has been on the radio airwaves worldwide and is now available for download on all streaming platforms. We also did an audio interview for my radio show DJ Jay Erica Takeover Mixshow on London UK 95.5 fm Ontop Radio full audio on Youtube (Click here & Subscribe To My Youtube Channel) ! Read our fun QA regarding his life & music career also listen to our radio interview below!
A: I was born in Houston, TX and we relocated to Dallas, Tx!! I reside in Dallas!! In 10th grade my classmate April Ballard caught me free-styling to a girl in between assignments and blurted out who you think you is a Fat Pimp? I kept the name ever since. Rapper Pimp C is my idol and my inspiration!
Q: Who would be your dream artist to collaborate with?
A: I would love to bring back and collab with Rick James… can you imagine the party turn up during that session?
Q: Why did you decide to become a Artist/ Entertainer?
A: Baseball wasnt working for me and rapping got me all the girls.
Q: What would you say is your biggest accomplishment to date?
A: My first interview on Sway in the morning Taraji P Henson walked in unexpectedly and I spit an impromptu freestyle that put a smile on her face!!
Q: If you could cover any song what would it be?
A: I plead the 5th!! I dont wanna speak my ideas and have someone steal my idea bubble!
Q: What are the most challenging things you experience as an Hip-Hop artist in today’s industry?
A: Dealing with Millennial ways of promotion online. I hate social media!!! I like being more in person to create a relationship.
Q: Do you think there’s a double standard in the industry, or in entertainment in general?
A: Its a double standard in everything in life its the society we live in.
Q: Do you have any new projects on the way or any performances occurring, any events? What’s your over plan for the next few months.
A: Long way from camp wisdom is out now on spotify and all digital platforms. stream it now!!! Big shit poppin in 2019 no comment on what to expect lol.. Just get your popcorn ready!!
DJ JAY ERICA INTERVIEWS FAT PIMP! 95.5 FM LISTEN HERE! (SUBSCRIBE TO HER YOUTUBE)
Q: What makes you unique from other artist?
A: Authentic & Humble, I dont believe in “acting” like a “rapper” I walk amongst the people and take pics with everybody!! I enjoy people around me I hate being a loner.
Q: Anything else you want to add/ Any Shoutouts? your Social Media?
A: Follow me on everything @iamfatpimp and shout out my manager Rickey Booker and my fiancé and kids.