Who are you? Where are you from? Tell me a little bit about yourself.
My name is Edgar Rivera, I was born in Fairfax hospital, but grew up in Alexandria, VA/Stafford, VA.
Who influences you?
My influences are Earl Swearshirt, Phoenix Guerrero, and Bam Margera.
What made you get into creating music?
I got started making music in high school on my computer and a mic my friend Wise had.
Do you have anything in store for the future?
I’m working on a solo tape and an album that’ll include 2 other local artists.
Any collaborations coming up?
As for any collaborations coming, my clothing brand will be collabing with a local airbrush artist here in the 540.
Whats your upbringing like?
My upbringing was solid, I’m the oldest sibling so my mom learned with me as I got older. Living in the trailer park is dope because the neighborhood kinda knows each other.
What does your family think about you doing music?
My family likes the music I make, they’ve always supported me with whatever I was doing wether its skateboarding, clothes, or music.
What was your favorite cartoon show growing up?
My favorite cartoon show growing up had to be Rocket Power.
Outside of music, what keeps you busy?
Outside of music, I make other kinds of art, I skateboard, create more clothes, and film.
Where do you see yourself this time next year?
Around this time next year, I’d like to see a lot more improvement in myself and have at least 3 more collections out.
What is the most important thing you want listeners to take from your music?
I want my listeners to create too. Anything, just choose something you’re good at and stick to it.
What keeps you going? How you doing mentally?
The only thing keeping me going is my family, I wanna put my momma in a fat crib, and I want my pops to be able to retire earlier than he intended to.
Any thank you’s?
Big thank you to my family, big thank you to God, shoutout the 540, shoutout 7200.
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