What's up Leafers? Welcome to the latest edition of On the Rise where we interview upcoming hip hop talent. Today's guest is, Henrock. Henrock's style is melodic and rugged. Fans can easily sit back and reflect on Henrock's aspirational bars or they could be up dancing to one of his catchy hooks. The sky is the limit with Henrock's talent and style. But enough from us! Let's hear from Henrock.
Westleaf Staff: When did you start making music?
Henrock: "I started making music in 2011."
Westleaf Staff: How did your early life shape your interest in music?
Henrock: "We didn't have much growing up. My imagination and drive to be better cultivated my love for music."
Westleaf Staff: Who is your biggest musical influence?
Henrock: "Michael Jackson, Luther Vandross, Andre 300, and Teddy P. I also love the more raw artists such as 50 Cent, Big Boi, and Ludacris."
Westleaf Staff: What has been the most defining moment in your music career thus far?
Henrock: "Signing my first record deal with Cash Grab in 2018."
Westleaf Staff: What makes you a unique artist?
Henrock: " I think my storytelling ability makes me unique. I can tell stories with a melody while keeping a good vibe going. I also have a good ear for what makes people feel good and I don't shy away from being myself."
Westleaf Staff: What does art mean to you?
Henrock: "Art means everything to me. It's a way to express yourself without holding back."
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