NYC based Israeli rapper The Don Kap is somewhat of an anomaly considering today’s prevalence of social media and technology. Without cell phone service and only real people in his life, The Don Kap keeps himself grounded in a non-digital world.
Beginning his journey as a rapper at the age of 14, The Don stayed and creative and eventually went on to earn a Masters degree in film. He has a movie coming to theaters this summer titled Sex and the Future. You can jam his growing catalog of music on Spotify.
Q:When you decide it’s time to make a new record, is that more exciting or stressful?
Ans: its amazing, especially when its too expose a fake
Q: How do you shut things out?
Ans: not giving a fvck
Q: How easily do songs tend to come to you?
Ans : easily
Q: What’s your motto or the advice you live by?
Ans: no time for fakes!
Q: What is you favorite song to belt out at the bar/in the car?
ANs: “Cannot Listen” (my new single)
Q: For our readers who have never heard your music, explain your sound in 5 words?
Ans: in your face, cut throat
Q: You write all of your own music; where do you draw inspiration from when you write songs and what’s your favorite part about the process?
Q: At what age did you start singing?
Q:Who are your inspirations?
Ans: The Lonely Island and Future
Q: If you could perform with anyone, in the future, who would it have to be?
Ans: The Lonely Island
Q:What is your favorite song to sing live?
Ans: Cannot listen
Q:Do you have any events coming up or recording going on right now?
Ans: My Movie (Written, Directed, Produced by maw) titled “Sex and the Future” hits theaters this August
Q:Do you have any advice for anyone wanting to sing as a career or just advice about careers in general?
Ans : Cut the fakes from your life
Q: If you had a soundtrack to your life what song/songs would have to be on it?
Ans : “Im always gonna win”
Q:How does the conversation go when someone pitches the performance to you?
Ans: Not well
Q:When and why did you start playing?
ANS: To expose fakes in my life
Q: Which instruments do you play?
Q: What was the first tune(s) you learned?
Q: Is your family musical?
Ans: My Grandmother is the original drama queen
Q: Describe your family member’s musical interests and abilities.
Ans: My dad likes Broadway
Q: Which famous musicians do you admire? Why?
Q: Which famous musicians have you learned from?
Q: Who was your first teacher? Other teachers?
Ans: God, Trump, and Myself
Q: Describe your first instrument. Other instruments.
Ans: already answered
Q: What are your fondest musical memories? In your house? In your neighborhood or town?
Ans: My grandmother humming my shit
Q: Were you influenced by old records & tapes? Which ones?
Q: Who are your favorite musicians? Groups? CD’s?
Ans: already answered
Q: Have you been in competitions? Fleadh’s? Any prizes?
Q: Do you perform in public? Describe those occasions? Concerts, radio, TV?
Ans: no, only stand up and speeches at weddings.
Q: Do you play for dances? Step-dancers? Describe the differences.
Q: How do you handle mistakes during a performance?
Ans: I move on
Q: Do you get nervous before a performance or a competition?
Q: What advice would you give to beginners who are nervous?
Ans: Take a shot of tequila you bitch
Q: Do you attend sessions? What makes a good session?
Q: How often and for how long do you practice?
Ans: I create
Q: What do you practice – exercises, new tunes, hard tunes, etc.?
Ans: New tunes
Q: Do you teach music?
Q: How do you balance your music with other obligations – mate, children, job?
Ans: I’m a don
Thanks for taking time out of your day:)