Rago Magazine hoooked up with Memphis rapper Memph Thugga to get the lowdown
Introduce yourself and tell us where you’re from?
I am, Memph Thugga from Memphis, TN.
What’s the scene like out there?
The scene is looking fairly well. We got a lot of got spots supporting upcoming artist as far as showcases and open mic events. We also got a few guys making noise in the industry like Don Trip, Lil Lody, and Young Dolph.
What music was bumping when you were coming up?
I was Mainly on Three Six Mafia, and then I was big on Yo Gotti when he first hit the scene. I later moved to the ATL where T.I. Young Jeezy, and Gucci Mane when they were upcoming.
What releases/mixtapes have you had out?
I have two mixtapes out right now. “100 % Real” and “100 % Real Mix” both available at www.DatPiff.com
What artists have you collaborated with?
I have collaborated with numerous upcoming artists such as: Fresh Van Go, Bontino Swagg Lee, Lil Pimp, Big Los, Big Joe and star of MVR, Daryl Washington of the Arizona Cardinals, D.B.P. Phaze, Berretta Mane, C Bap, and a few others. (No Majors)
What producers have you worked with?
I have worked with A.T. (Akstk Tactician), J Mak, Coogi Dame, Fresh Van Go, Protégé, Lady Kodak, N-Squad Beatz, Freddy K, Yung Smith, and a couple others.
What have been the highlights of your career so far?
The highlight of my career has to be my whole youtube channel. (Laughs)
What are all your websites and myspace so people can check out and download your music?
www.twitter.com/MemphThugga, www.facebook.com/MemphThugga, www.reverbnation.com/MemphThugga, www.MemphThugga.weebly.com, www.myspace.com/MemphThugga, www.youtube.com/MemphThugga,
Where can people buy your music?
All my music is free over the Internet! Enjoy!
If people want to book you for a show or collaborate what is the best way to get hold of you?
Facebook me or Tweet me!
What have you got planned for 2012 and the future?
I’m just gone keep doing me. I do have a couple power moves in store for 2012, stay tuned!
Anything you want to add or shoutout?
I would like to add that I direct and edit all my video’s! Be sure to check out my youtube! I want to shout out the whole city of Memphis, all artists that are out here grinding smart, and Late and Ragomagazine for this interview.
Interview by LATE