He has been chopping and Screwing some great mixes and recently Chopped and Screwed UK rapper LATE - LATE IS THE FUTURE mixtape so
RAGO MAGAZINE caught up with Louisiana's DJ Molasses to get the lowdown..
Introduce your self and tell us where you’re from
My Name Is Dj Molasses And I'm From Louisiana
What’s the scene like out there?
It's Not Exactly As Much Of A Nice Scene As The Neighbor States But Acceptable Indeed.
What music was bumping when you where coming up?
Dj Screw Was A Real Popular Choice As A Youngin'
How did you get into Dj'ing
Listening To Dj Screw And Pollie Pop Tha Dj, Wanting To Be Like Them.
What made you decide to start chopping and screwing music?
I Listen To Dj Screw All Tha Time But Since He Passed In 2000 He Couldn't Do The Songs Of Today That I Like But Since I Liked Pollie Pop I And Listened To Him So Often i Picked
Up His Style Of "Screwed And Chopped"
What is you favorite Screw tape?
"Leanin' On A Switch"
What releases/mixtapes have you had out?
I Have A Bunch Of Mixes Out On iTunes And Various Online Stores...My First One Is With The "Texan Wire Wheel" Company Which People Are Still Downloading Til' This Day.
What artists have you worked with?
I'Ve Worked With Penitentiary Slim, Yung Redd, Pyrexx, LATE, Fae Low...And I Continue To Link Up With More Artist To introduce My Style To More Parts Of The World To
Expand Dj Screw's Name
You recently Chopped and Screwed the LATE - LATE IS THE FUTURE mixtape, what was it like working with a UK artist?
I Loved Working On His Mixtape! His Lyrics And His Style Are Totally On Point...To Be Honest I Think He's Under-Rated...But Like He Said In One Of His Lines
"They Don't Want It If It Means Something"
What are all your websites and social networking sites so people can check out your music and get in contact?
Twitter: @DJMOLASSES Facebook: Dj Molasses YouTube: Dpledoux
What equipment do you use when you do a mix?
What artists are you feeling at the moment and who should we look out for?
I'm Definately Feeling LATE! And can't Forget About My Homie Penitentiary Slim "He Has A Voice EXTREMELY Similar To Pimp C And I Love That Ghetto Country Boy Style He Has
What have you got planned for 2012 and the future?
I Plan To Hook Up And Work With More Artist Including Big Name Artist As Hard As That's Gonna Be I'll Die Trying At Least And Expanding My Label "Top Choppa Ent".
Any thing you want to add or shoutout
I Had No Help Getting Where I'm At Today Now That I'm Nearing The Top People Are Asking Me For Help...I'm Just Blessed That I'm Finally Doing Something Right And I'm
Appreciated For It. I Recently Started Doing Business With Texan Wire Wheels To Help Expand My Name..I Became The First Official Screwed & Chopped Dj For That Rim Company.
Interview by LATE