We caught up with Koffi Machete who, we should mention, emerged victorious after battling Khaligraph Jones in a rap battle. He also had no problem keeping it 100% (his word not mine) for our quickfire interview.
What’s your favourite place on earth?
What albums/singles are you listening to now other than your own?
I’m listening to a lot of albums. Currently, I’m listening to “Welcome to forever” by Logic and I can’t wait for his album on May 5th. I’m also listening to the mixtape “Starvation 5” by Ace Hood.
What’s the one thing you can’t live without?
(Laughs) The mic.
What do you dream about?
Being the illest rapper ever.
What’s the best thing about being an entertainer?
The fans. The appreciation and the energy they bring while you’re on stage is amazing. Definitely the fans.
What’s the worst?
When they’re no people at the show or when the sound isn’t great.
What keeps you up at night?
Music. I’m always thinking about music.
If you could travel back in time what era would you want to be in and who would you hang out with?
- Tupac. He was, still is the illest.
What’s the most precious thing in your wardrobe?
Actually, it was stolen at a show. It was a chain that Khaligraph Jones gave me after we battled and I won.
What made you laugh this week?
Which one in particular? They’re so many?
Let’s just say the ones I saw.
Who/what is your biggest inspiration?
I can’t be specific, however, I will say that what inspires me is everything in my life, the people I meet and the people who surround me every day.