Most of you always know I love to link up and get to know artists that many should be familiar with. I got the opportunity to interview Chapo Banz, there is a lot that many should know about him and he is getting to release new heat with Slim Jxmmi of Rae Susremmurd.
For those who don’t know who you are, who is Chapo Banz?
I go by Chapo Banz, Lil Hentai and Chapo Senpai . I’m 18 and I make music
Does your name have a meaning to it?
Yeah it does. My dad called me Chaparro when i was young and still does now which means short. My homeboys shortened it to Chapo and I added banz .
What was your first name when you started in the music industry?
How would you describe your sound?
I say Unique, its my own sound. I put my emotions behind every bar. I take time with all my music… It’s been months since I dropped my own single by myself.
When did you discover your love for music?
Ever since i was a kid I’d always have a passion for music. Lil Wayne, Eminem, Chief Keef, Akon, Bright eyes, and The Killers really inspired me to do music.
What’s the best piece of advice you ever been given?
To remain humble and to know my self worth.
Whats the meanest critic you have received in your career?
I honestly don’t know. I have alot of haters for some reason but i wouldnt say they matter to much so none.
Who’s the most played artist on your phone right now?
How long you been doing music?
Seriously I’d say a year or two
Are we expecting anything new soon?
Yeah, I’m dropping my mixtape called “ Tokyo Love “ soon. Before I drop that I’m dropping a .5 version with only 4 songs on it.
What inspires you to keep going?
Knowing I can take care of my family and take care of my parents off this, and to know my music helps people get through tough times. Those are the main reasons.
When you get a chance to eat whats your favorite kind of Oreo?
I didn’t know there was different kinds
Whats your go to food when your hungry?
How does it feel working with Slim Jxmmi for that new record to be out soon?
Feels good. I used to listen to them ( Rae Sremmurd ) all the time and to be working with one of them is a blessing . Its gonna be a hit for the anime fans i can tell you that.
What inspired you to keep going in this industry?
The love i have for music and the lifestyle.
Favorite song of all time?
I don’t have 1 favorite song but I’ll list a couple
- Beautiful – Eminem
- Hustler Musik – Lil Wayne
- Against The Grain – Akon
Where can we find you on social media?
Who’s going to be the next person you are going to collab with?
I got a couple things lined up with Waka Flocka, Sahbabii, Uzi, and more.
Who’s your dream collab?
Is there anything else you want to let everyone know?
Im the real chapo 🙂 the real otaku