Conversations With Chad: The DJ Jazzy Jeff Interview – Dr. Dre, Will Smith, Mixtapes With MICK + More!

Chad Kiser talks to DJ Jazzy Jeff for an in-depth conversation about summertime mixes, new moves…

Conversations With Chad: The DJ Muggs Interview – SNL Ban, Cypress Hill, Dr. Dre + More

DJ Muggs produced the self-titled debut album for Cypress Hill in 1991 using jazz, R&B, psychedelic…

Conversations With Chad: The Ice Cube Interview – Louder Than Life, “Ain’t Got No Haters”, Big 3 + More!

On Saturday, September 28, 2019 west coast rapper and icon Ice Cube performed at the Louder Than Life…

Conversations With Chad: MC Ren Is Making New Music & He Is Doing It On His Own Terms (The AFH Interview)

Late last week, N.W.A member MC Ren dropped his latest single “King Villain.” Produced by Hushdegod, the song…

Conversations With Chad: Tha Chill Discusses The Making Of “4Wit80”, Working With MC Eiht & MC Ren

Tha Chill, as an artist and producer, has worked with many of rap’s biggest stars like…

Conversations With Chad: Colin Wolfe Talks Making ‘The Chronic’ With Dr. Dre, Working With 2Pac & MC Breed, Michael Jackson, and Madonna

From N.W.A’s 100 Miles and Runnin’ to The Chronic music producer Colin Wolfe was Dr. Dre’s right-hand man, lacing songs…

Conversations With Chad: Sir Jinx Compares “KillShot” to “No Vaseline; Details Making “Ain’t Nothin’ But A Word To Me” For Too Short & Ice Cube

In examining the career of Sir Jinx you’ll notice that he has several key and historical moments, including…

Conversations With Chad: Fredwreck Details The Making Of “Gangsta Nation” For Westside Connection; Working With Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Cypress Hill + More

Fredwreck is categorically one of the west coast’s unsung heroes. For over 20 years the multi-platinum…

E-40’s “Captain Save-A-Hoe” Talks Being The Ghetto Superhero, Saving The Notorious B.I.G., & Creating T.W.D.Y. With Ant Banks

Kev Dickson, also known as the original “Captain Save-A-Hoe” and Captain Save’M, is a worldwide icon…

Conversations With Chad: Bud’da Speaks On Producing “Bow Down” Album For Westside Connection

Multi-platinum producer Bud’da revitalized the sound of west coast Gangsta Rap in the mid-90’s when he…

Conversations With Chad: Kurupt On Making “Inferno” With Fredwreck, Producing “Never Leave Me Alone” For Nate Dogg, Details DJ Pooh-Produced “New York, New York” + More

Kurupt has been a part of hip-hop history since he first stormed onto the scene with his…

In The Trunk: Too Short, Shorty B & Ant Banks Reflect On Making “In The Trunk”, MCU’s ‘Black Panther’ Movie, Oakland + More

Pioneering West Coast rapper Too Short’s “In the Trunk” song bumps majestically during the opening scene…

Conversations With Chad: Fredwreck On Scoring Classics For Snoop & Nate Dogg, Kurupt, MC Ren & More (The HipHopDX Interview)

Interview By Chad Kiser Multi-platinum producer Fredwreck has been creating classic compositions for the likes of…

Butch Cassidy Talks Unreleased Nate Dogg Songs; Creating “Lay Low” With Snoop Dogg (The HipHopDX Interview)

Many Hip Hop fans heard Butch Cassidy, then known as Danny “Butch” Means, on Nate Dogg’s G-Funk…

Conversations With Chad: DJ Battlecat Talks Producing For Michael Jackson, Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg

In a career that spans nearly 30 years Kevin Gilliam, better known as Battlecat, has produced…

MC Ren Talks New LP, E-A-Ski, Hip-Hop & N.W.A (Exclusive DubCNN Interview)

MC Ren, well-known for his role in legendary group N.W.A. with Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E and DJ Yella,…

King T: West Coast Boom Bap (The CrazyHood Interview)

King T is a legend. In 1988, Tipsy (as he’s also known) was joining MC Hammer…

Too Short Lists Top 5 Records; Talks Dangerous Crew Reunion (Part 2 Of The DubCNN Interview)

The Dangerous Crew Movement is still grinding along, and still growing. The response to our Dangerous Crew features has…

Too Short On Working With Ant Banks & Building The Dangerous Crew (Part 1 Of The DubCNN Interview)

Don’t think we forgot! The Dangerous Crew Movement is still grinding along, and still growing. The response to…

E-A-Ski & Danny Glover Discuss “Cruise Control” Video, “Lethal Weapon”, and Mel Gibson

E-A Ski has been holding it down for the west coast for years through a myriad…