(New Exclusive Interview) Jahan Nostra Talks Music With Vintage Media Group
1. How lon have you been creating music?
Since I was 14 years old been creating music.. signed to a Indy label called bmx in New York about 20 years
2. breakdown your style and sound?
Some one say my style is essence hiphop updated!!! I pull from the Golden era but I’m of the new Era and I just love soul jazz and great music all around Stevie Wonder is my hero!
3. What do you feel your music will bring different to the music industry?
I feel my music will be very inclusive for not only hiphop but people from all music walks of lives. One of my biggest things said by fans is “I don’t like rap but I like Jahan Nostra”
4. How did you come up with the name Jahan Nostra and what does it mean?
Jahan “just another human angels near” it’s a acronym and Nostra is short for Nostradamus I my boy buke from my block named me that! He shortened it to make it sound cool.. Said I had knowledge. Jamil is just another man in life and Jahan is the acronym above! Jahan Nostra
5. Lets talk about the “El Chapo” record and whats the concept behind it?
El Chapo is about the demonization of the current administration and how they use names for fear mongering to scare us away from unity in this country. It came about in a hate speech I saw the current president talking about El Chapo saying this is why we can’t let these people into our country! It was tasteless and misleading.. It also talks on immigration policy and is just dope mcing and its best.. We touch on prison industrial complex as well
6. Where do you see your brand and career in the next 5 years?
In the next five years I see a few tv shows on net flix my merchandise expanding www.jahannostra.com and doing more directing and plays on my end.. I also see myself connecting with some of the best chefs in the world and coming with some dope recipes in health and wealth
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