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Block Ent Talks Signing Rick Ross, Jeezy, Starting Boyz N Da Hood, 2Pac, Gorilla Zoe, Jody Breeze

Block Ent “Off The Porch” Interview

We recently sat down with the legendary Block of Block Ent for an exclusive “Off The Porch” interview! During our conversation he talked about coming up between the Eastside of Atlanta & Watts California, jumping off the porch when he was 12, learning about respect, there being a lack of positive guidance in the streets right now, falling in love with rap at an early age, Tony Draper giving him his first shot in the industry, signing Rick Ross to Suave House, seeing Ross potential back then, explains how he got locked in with 2Pac & The Outlawz, working on one of Pac’s posthumous albums, starting off Sho’nuff Records with Jazze Pha, signing Jody Breeze, Ciiara & Jeezy, explains how he started the group Boyz N Da Hood whip originally was going to be Trick Daddy, Sean Paul of YoungBloodz, Jody breeze & Big Gee, reveals how Jeezy ended up in the group, signing the group to Bad Boy, running Bad Boy South, singing Gorilla Zoe, taking a hiatus, future plans for Block Ent, new artists on the label, his most fulfilling moment in his career, shares advice for others, and much more!

Block Ent

Interview by Spitty

DGB Media

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“Off The Porch” is Dirty Glove Bastard’s exclusive interview series where artists, producers, DJs & industry insiders are given a platform to tell their unfiltered story. Dirty Glove Bastard was created in 2007 to shine more light on the buzzing, regional music scenes in the South & Midwest.


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