Catchy beats and hard rhymes; both have been core staples of Hip-Hop since the culture’s inception. And while artists of today often circumvent this with gimmicks, an artist that combines the two cannot be denied. It’s a simple formula that is and will always be effective. Hailing from Brooklyn, New York, Doc-La brings this formula to life. Being focused, driven and motivated are the key ingredients to his success.
Doc-La is the epitome of that Tony Montana mentality. This dynamic and energetic rapper is about to rocket to stardom. With the confidence, determination, and talent that he brings to the table, there is no doubt that we’ll all be staying tuned. You can’t help but look out for Doc-La!
What’s up Doc-La! For the starters, let them know where you are from?
I’m from Brooklyn, New York and my birthplace is the wonderful island of Haiti.
How did you get your rap name Doc-La?
My name is Doc-La and it is the Creole way of saying “The Doctor”.
How would you describe your sound and style?
My sound and style is straight 90’s New York Hip-Hop mixed with a little southern sound.
Currently, you are gearing up for the release of your anticipated single “Look What They Did”. What is the song about?
My single “Look What They Did” is about all the ups and downs that I had to go through to get to this point in my life. Everyone should check it out on my website www.Doc-La.com. It is available for download on iTunes now!
The single, which will be available on December 25, is doing great on nationwide radio. Are you surprised by the huge success?
Yes, I’m surprised a little bit that the single is doing so great. It’s on the radio charts!
Is the song featured on an album? If not, do you plan to drop an album soon?
“Look What They Did” will be featured on an album, which is not titled yet. I really don’t have a timeframe for the full length project right now. It will be all up to the fans.
What else are you currently working on that we can look forward to?
I have two other hot singles coming up following “Look What They Did”. The records are called “Rumble” and “New York Flow”.
Do you plan to go on tour in the near future?
Yes, I’m really looking forward to going on tour. No details yet though.
What are your plans for 2017 career-wise?
My plans for 2017 is to continue make hit records because I’m having fun making them [laughs].
You are the CEO of your own label called Eturnal Music Group. What is it all about?
Yes, I’m the CEO of Eturnal Music Group so it’s great that I’m in control of my career.
It’s difficult to come up as an artist these days, what is your formula for success?
Yes, it is difficult to be a successful artist these days. My formula for success is keeping God first and everything else will follow.
What would you say has been your biggest accomplishment so far in your music career?
My biggest accomplishment so far in my music career is that I gotten my mojo back and have the balls enough to do this.
What is your opinion about the music industry? What would you chance if you could?
I believe the music industry is doing great! The thing that I would change about it, is that we need some new and young Jay-Z, Dr. Dre and Diddy, new leaders to say so.
Anything else you would like to talk about?
I would like to make sure that everyone buys my debut single “Look What They Did” so it goes platinum [laughs].
Where can people find you online?
My fans can find me at www.doc-la.com. All information about me is listed on the website so go get there and check me out!connect
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