Effortlessly taking over the game one track at a time, East Palo Alto recording artist Mobbin101 is up next. The rising star is the mastermind behind what was undoubtedly one of the dopest projects of 2021, Mobbin In Tulum; garnering him thousands of new listeners and fans. Cruising in a lane of his own, Mobbin101 continues to make industry waves with his hard work, authenticity and unmatched style; constantly placing him in the Artist To Watch category. We recently caught up with the future of West Coast rap to learn a little more about his journey. Check it out below.
HHW: How old were you when you first fell in love with music and how old were you when you discovered you were musically talented?
Mobbin101: 7 and 13
HHW: What triggered your love for music?
Mobbin101: Family, friends, excitement. The feeling and imagery music gives. The chance to escape.
HHW: Which artist would you say your style most closely matches?
Mobbin101: Many say Snoop, G.Carter1300, Messy Marv with splashes of Nipsey Hussle for sure.
HHW: What do you think you can contribute to the music industry?
Mobbin101: Individuality, honesty, authentic West Coast sauce baby!
HHW: Who are some artists you respect and look up to? (Past or present)
Mobbin101: E-40, Tupac, Richie Rich, Master P, Nipsey, Biggie, Wu-Tang, Gucci Mane, G.Carter1300, Mac Dre and Shill Macc.
HHW: What are your industry career goals?
Mobbin101: To make timeless music, become a household name, make a difference. Of course, I want the bag, awards, beautiful women, etc.
HHW: What legacy do you want to leave? How do you want to be remembered?
Mobbin101: I did it my way. I jumped in the fast lane and Mobbed constantly. That I was genuine and honest. I tried, I did, I loved. I taught someone how to Mob for themselves; how to make a way.
HHW: What’s next for Mobbin or what else have you been into?
Mobbin101: San Francisco Fashion Week. I host, performed, and walked. Acted in Short film 3AM. It’s set to release sometime in 2022. New York Fashion Week is next. More Lights. More Cameras. More MOBBIN!