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Jair Cobbs – Dr. Love

POSTED ON:
Mar 07 2019

HHO: Introduce yourself to the fans

Jair Cobbs: Waddup im Jair Cobbs (J-Air Cobbs)

HHO: How did your artist name come about?

Jair Cobbs: My real name is pronounced the same way, I just spelled it differently. I grew up influenced by Tupac, so I kept my name the same and just tweaked it like how he did Tupac “2pac”

HHO: Where are you from?

Jair Cobbs: Im from Southside Chicago

HHO: Who were your musical influences growing up?

Jair Cobbs: Michael Jackson, Boyz 2 Men, Tevin Campbell, 2pac, T.I., & Lil Wayne

HHO: What hip-hop albums did you grow up listening to?

Jair Cobbs: T.I. “Im Serious” 2pac “All Eyes On Me” Too $hort, Outcast, 3 6 Mafia, and a lot of R&B albums

HHO: What is the current single/project that you are promoting?

Jair Cobbs: I just dropped my self titled album on New Years Eve. My Single “Needle To My Skin” is what me and the label are pushin at the moment. Visuals are coming soon. We have a lot more coming with this album.

HHO: How did the record come about?

Jair Cobbs: I was at home with my girl at the time, I been on and off with my girl for years, but I love her and I still chose to come back to her, like it was addicting, but painful at times, like a tattoo. We have our scares and our past but i’ll always take that and remember the good and bad times.

HHO: What would be your dream collaboration with any rapper or producer?

Jair Cobbs: Uhh maybe Stevie Wonder or Phil Collins. I want to and plan on working with a lot of artist and producers in the future.

HHO: Are you currently touring or have any upcoming shows?

Jair Cobbs: I will be performing at SXSW in Austin this Spring Break at Ironwood Hall that Friday and Saturday. Me and my team have plans for touring, but nothing is locked in yet. We will keep everyone updated when the time comes.

HHO: How is the response from your fans & djs been?

Jair Cobbs: Its honestly been better than ever. I have been doing music for years. When I dropped this album this is the best/most feedback I ever had. My fan base grew by thousands and its still goin.

HHO: What artists do you listen to the most?

Jair Cobbs: I listen to a lot of upcoming artist, that vibe like me, like Elliott Trent & others who came up just as I did, and are still working towards there dream. I hardly ever listen to the radio or mainstream artist anymore. I don’t even know half of the artist on the radio.

HHO: What are your plans for 2019? What are you doing that others are not?

Jair Cobbs: My plan for 2019 is to be stronger, smarter, more awake, more loving, more focused, motived, challenged, and to over come anything I failed last year or in my past.

One thing I do, that others don’t do, is Pray, everyday. Everyday I work towards something, wether its my family, music or money. So I don’t ever waste a day of life.

HHO: How can your fans reach you?

Jair Cobbs: You can reach me on Twitter & IG @jaircobbs and on Snapchat @blackmexi

HHO: Any last words or shout outs?

Jair Cobbs: Thank you to all who have been supporting and watching me grow since day one and to the new comers who are supporting now. I wouldn’t have got this far without you guys. Much love and many blessings.