Iampopula – Reality CheckPOSTED ON:
Dec 09 2018
HHO: Introduce yourself to the fans
Iampopula: I am Junade Hassan aka Iampopula Bi costal artist from Brooklyn, NYC now residing in Los angeles, Ca.
HHO: How did your artist name come about?
Iampopula: The name Iampopula came about after I read the secret. I choose that name as an affirmation constant reminder to always be working. Knowing Im a nobody with the goal of being known for my music & style.
HHO: Where are you from?
Iampopula: I am from Brooklyn, NYC now residing in Los angeles, Ca.
HHO: Who were your musical influences growing up?
Iampopula: I used to re-write Big Daddy Kane’s Verses to replicate his rhyme scheme, He was my first influence being a dark-skinned fly guy that the ladies loved. BIG grew up in my neighborhood, Clinton Hill Brooklyn. 2 Pac, Jay-Z & Andre 3 stacks
HHO: What is the current single/project that you are promoting?
Iampopula: Im currently working a sound cloud single “Back to the Deads” once the video is done I will release it everywhere.
Its literally a song about my last yr of going back and forth between the east and west coast chasing my dreams & the bag.
HHO: What would be your dream collaboration with any rapper or producer?
Iampopula: Dream collab right now would be Travis Scott, with Mike Dean on the beat and Mix .
HHO: Are you currently touring or have any upcoming shows?
Iampopula: I have taken a break from performing and focused solely on visuals and promotion, but if anyone wants to book me holler just come correct. I do this for a living no hobbies here.
HHO: How is the response from your fans & djs been?
Iampopula: So far I have been getting good reviews from DJ’s overseas and here in the states. I have a core following and they like the new sounds. Mind you I come from having a rock band and performing live allover NYC.
HHO: What artists do you listen to the most?
Iampopula: Right now i’m listening to a lot of Atlanta Trap music. Lil Baby & Gunna are keeping it exciting. I love what QC is doing with their rooster.
HHO: What are your plans for 2019? What are you doing that others are not?
Iampopula: 2019 looks to be a great year I’m opening a music studio with my producer and we plan on writing songs for placement. Chasing publishing checks and manufacturing merchandise, I hope to open a factory just for that. These days artist have to be and do so much more than just music.
HHO: How can your fans reach you?
Iampopula: Best way to link me and my music is my website www.iampopula.com. I curently have 5 unreleased albums on my site just for fans who wanna support direct without a middle man. Next is Instagram @iampopula or my label site @indigomusicgroupllc .
HHO: Any last words or shout outs?
Iampopula: Thank you to anyone who has or wants to support me making my dreams a reality!!!