Ricky B Da Lefty – DestinedPOSTED ON:
Apr 09 2021
HHO: Introduce yourself to the fans
Ricky B Da Lefty: Wussup its Ricky B Da Lefty
HHO: How did your artist name come about?
Ricky B Da Lefty: My real name Ricky not short for nothing, the first initial of my last name is “B” and I added “Da Lefty” on Facebook back in 2010 because im left handed so I ran with it.
HHO: Where are you from?
Ricky B Da Lefty: Im from a combination of two hoods in Southeast, Washington, DC called Trap Gardens (2-4 Trap & Cedar Gardens)
HHO: Who were your musical influences growing up?
Ricky B Da Lefty: Lil Wayne, Drake, 50 Cent, Future, Tupac, Boosie, Eminem, Gucci Mane, Akon, and im also a big fan of R&B.
HHO: What hip-hop albums did you grow up listening to?
Ricky B Da Lefty: Get Rich Or Die Tryin, All of Lil Waynes projects, and I know theres more but I cant really think of them.
HHO: What is the current single/project that you are promoting?
Ricky B Da Lefty: My song called “21”
HHO: How did the record come about?
Ricky B Da Lefty: I wrote the song 4 days after one of my close friend passed away on March 9th, 2020 due to gun violence. His name was Kiese but people called him 21. He was the 5th friend I loss since 2015, so the song was dedicated to him.
HHO: What would be your dream collaboration with any rapper or producer?
Ricky B Da Lefty: Lil Durk, Future, Lil Baby, & Young Chop
HHO: Are you currently touring or have any upcoming shows?
Ricky B Da Lefty: I have not even did my first show yet, im still learning how things work behind the scenes. This the first year im consistently dropping music, so its coming.
HHO: How is the response from your fans & djs been?
Ricky B Da Lefty: Its all love, and I appreciate it. They fuckin with me
HHO: What artists do you listen to the most?
Ricky B Da Lefty: NBA Youngboy, Lil Baby, NoCap, Lil Durk, Rylo Rodriguez, Future, Toosii, Snky Comma, Rocknine, Big Purpin Dash, TGM Crank, Big Comma, GBlack and plenty more unsigned artists from my city.
HHO: What are your plans for 2021? What are you doing that others are not?
Ricky B Da Lefty: I just plan on growing my fan base and creating a buzz for myself in my city. Im investing in myself and everything I do because I feel like I will get back what I give plus more.
HHO: How can your fans reach you?
Ricky B Da Lefty: My instagram @Rickyb_dalefty and my email [email protected]
HHO: Any last words or shout outs?
Ricky B Da Lefty: Shout out to all my day ones I been locked in with, the whole TGM, my family, my hometown Washington DC, Southeast, Long Live James Paco Hoovie Live & Kiese, and stay tuned for whats next