DSN Radio Interview
My Performance To My Song "Carlton & Dab" In
Bronx, N.Y. At The Open Mic In Fordham Rd
Tell me a little about yourself.
Beast My name "Matthew Robert Benn" however my stage name is "MBeast". I got that name from my classmate back in high school when getting “Lite” was a thing.I would rap in the lunchroom everyday. I was born and raised in Bronx, NY. September 17th 1991 is the day I was blessed to be here. I'm an upcoming Hip Hop Artist, love created club banger/twerk music for the ladies to dance to and Hip Hop street anthem track for fellas to jam to, Time To Time, I love trying different genres like Techno music for the clubs, Smooth R&B/ Hip Hop joints to listen to.
When did you start performing?
I start performing at the age of 20, in a program called "THE DOOR" taking part in open mic along side my brother Mike Mezzi.
Growing up listening to hip hop who were biggest influences?
Artists I would say that influence & inspired me to do music is: Ludacris, T.I. & Lil Jon & Eastside Boyz
What kind of deals do you have on the table currently?
At this moment, I don't have any offers as of right now, but I am keeping my fingers crossed & having patience that one day, an offer will present itself
What kind of artist would you call yourself?
Humble Turnt up Style, Ying Yang Style
What advice would you give aspiring artist?
If there's any advice I would give to the other up and coming artists is be yourself, be confident in your music and yourself, despite criticism and not getting enough love shown to you, continue to grind, work hard and make songs peoples can relate to or bop with.
What seperates you from other artists?
The difference between me and other artists is I don't stay in one lane or genres,love to experiment new things,different sounds and everything else.
Name some major artist that you’ve performed with.
I haven't yet, but I'm hoping one day, I would have the chance to be on stage with a major artist and network with them