This week's Artist of the Week is...
2ND STREET: Tell us about you. Where are you from? Where are you now?
2ND STREET: In one word, describe your music.
LADII COAKALEAF: One word: Art
2ND STREET: What inspires you?
LADII COAKALEAF: I am inspired by my childhood dream of becoming a rap artist, my family, and life experiences.
2ND STREET: Who is your favorite musician living or passed on? Why?
LADII COAKALEAF Tupac Shakur is my favorite hands down because I think he was a very inspirational artist who wrote from real life experiences a lot like me.
2ND STREET: Name a song you wish you’d written.
LADII COAKALEAF: I wish I had written "I Still Haven't Forgave Myself" by T.I.
2ND STREET: Complete this sentence: The best album I’ve ever heard, hands down is __________________.
LADII COAKALEAF: The best album I've ever heard, hands down is Tupac's "Me Against the World"
2ND STREET: Tell us about your current projects.
LADII COAKALEAF: I am currently working on a mixtape "Coak Str8 Drop" scheduled to be released 1/19/13. I will be busy promoting that mixtape through shows, video shoots, and social media promotion. I will then decide if I want to drop another mixtape or an album.
2ND STREET: How can you be contacted?
I can be contacted via Facebook: Ladii Coakaleaf.
I am @Ladii Coakaleaf on Twitter
LadiiCoakaleafTV1 on YouTube,
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