Pittsburgh Rapper ‘Heartless’ talks Independent Music, Profanity-Free Lyrics, and Upcoming Projects

Mistah Wilson: What’s good wit’ it! Thanks for coming thru for this exclusive interview with ThaWilsonBlock Magazine. How ya’ been?Heartless: I’ve been good trying to stay focused. Thank you guys for having me! So our audience can gain a clear understanding of you as an artist, could you give us a quick background on yourself? Heartless: I’ve been doing music seriously since 2009. I had a song called “Sit Back” feat G.Breeze on music choice. In 2010 I decided to switch my music to profanity free, after my pops listened to my underground album, and said it was too hardcore with … Continue reading Pittsburgh Rapper ‘Heartless’ talks Independent Music, Profanity-Free Lyrics, and Upcoming Projects

LA / Pasadena artist Shamir: "I am the #1 Rapper in the World" (Exclusive Interview)

Download This Interview Los Angeles & Pasadena based artist Shamir sits down with Dom Promo (Dominic Poole) as they discuss Music, Influences, and Aspirations on WilsonBlock100 Radio. Shamir, whose been seen pushing his mixtapes in tha street over the last 5 years, claims he is the “#1 rapper in the world.” Shamir also goes on to say that his albums went platinum in the streets attributing his ambitions as an artist. Shamir also pays tribute to legendary Hip Hop producer J. Dilla.  Living in Pasadena most of his life, Shamir talks about how moving to Los Angeles was tough for … Continue reading LA / Pasadena artist Shamir: "I am the #1 Rapper in the World" (Exclusive Interview)

Submit Your Music/Art for Feature in ThaWilsonBlock Magazine Issue49 on March 10th

ThaWilsonBlock Magazine is a digital publication released on the 10th of every month. Because we are a digital magazine, we can feature your music/art and make it accessible to our readers at their fingertips. Your Music/Art will contain active links to your website and social channels! Showcase your music and/or art in ThaWilsonBlock Magazine to put it in the hands of thousands of readers and potential fans! For Music (All Genres Considered)One Song per month is absolutely FREE!!!Original Price is $1 per track / $10 per month. Click Here to view pricing and order! For Artwork (SFW Images only please)One Image/Graphic … Continue reading Submit Your Music/Art for Feature in ThaWilsonBlock Magazine Issue49 on March 10th

Gallery: Mistah Wilson meets with Pasadena Councilman Victor Gordo in District 5

Mistah Wilson, publisher of ThaWilsonBlock Magazine, briefly met with Councilman Victor Gordo of Pasadena’s District 5. Percy Johnson saw Mr. Gordo walking the neighborhood campaigning for re-election on March 7th, 2017. Johnson introduced Mistah Wilson to Gordo as they spoke about local landmark districts, Rose Bowl renovations, and the upcoming music & arts festival coming to Brookside Park.   Continue reading Gallery: Mistah Wilson meets with Pasadena Councilman Victor Gordo in District 5

Keith Sweat on today’s R&B: "Not the R&B that I know it to be" in Exclusive Interview

Exclusive Q&A w/ Keith Sweat about coming up in the game, what he thinks about R&B music today, and what fans who have yet to see his Vegas show, Keith Sweat: Last Forever can expect. Take me back to 1987 when the album Make It Last Forever was released. It was a time of a new artist coming out with new music trying to make an impact on the music scene. So me dropping an album in 87, or music in 87, was to make a statement and somewhat different than what was out because you had a harder drum beat … Continue reading Keith Sweat on today’s R&B: "Not the R&B that I know it to be" in Exclusive Interview

Pasadena Gospel Musician Magic Mike Z post-performance Interview @ Old Oak Cellars

Mistah Wilson and ThaWilsonBlock Magazine recently caught up with gospel musician Magic Mike Z after a performance at Old Oak Cellars Open Mic in Pasadena, California on 1/13/17 for an exclusive interview to catch up since his last feature on the local music scene.  In this brief interview, Magic Mike Z talks about recently getting married, performing for homeless people in the park during community meals provided by local churches, and shoe shining at King King‘s (Rest in Peace) barbershop back in the day. He also brings us up to speed on his latest efforts getting back on the open … Continue reading Pasadena Gospel Musician Magic Mike Z post-performance Interview @ Old Oak Cellars

Pasadena rapper Bing Bing debuts first original feature on 2-Hye’s new album "The Conference of the Council"

Pasadena rapper 2-Hye has been one of the most noticeable consistent artists on the local music scene. After releasing “Back 2-Hye School” EP featuring artists like Major James and Bones, 2-Hye is back with a full length LP “The Conference of the Council”This song stands as Bing Bing‘s first feature on an original album. And he’s definitely got the bars! Continue reading Pasadena rapper Bing Bing debuts first original feature on 2-Hye’s new album "The Conference of the Council"

Teena Marie’s Legacy Lingers in Pasadena’s San Rafael Neighborhood

Mistah Wilson locates R&B Legend Teena Marie’s Pasadena,CA Residence Update: The original article claimed Teena Marie’s Pasadena home was located in Linda Vista. Correction: Teena Marie’s Pasadena, CA residence was located in the San Rafael area @ 1000 Laguna Road. Pasadena, CA 91105 Although the Ivory Queen of Soul and Rick James protege wasn’t born in Pasadena, California, the fact that she lived off Laguna Road right here in Pasadena’s San Rafael neighborhood means a lot for the local music scene. As you think about what Pasadena has been to the County of Los Angeles, you can only imagine the type … Continue reading Teena Marie’s Legacy Lingers in Pasadena’s San Rafael Neighborhood

Q&A w/ SoCal artist Khriz-Z about the Advantages of being a Bilingual Rapper

Mistah Wilson: Honored to have you here with us for this exclusive interview with ThaWilsonBlock Magazine. What you been up to?Khriz-Z: I’ve been well. Just focusing on music, work, and family. Everyday I’m one step closer to success. Mistah Wilson: For our audience reading this, could you give us a quick background on yourself?Khriz-Z: Well, I was born in Mexico City. I came with my mom, to the U.S.A, when I was 10 years old. Now I’m 22 years old. In between those years, I lived in a couple of cities. Pomona, Corona, Riverside, Colton, and San Bernardino. Mistah Wilson: … Continue reading Q&A w/ SoCal artist Khriz-Z about the Advantages of being a Bilingual Rapper