We had the opportunity to talk with boom bap artist Kingpen Ken about his experience growing up in Denver, MF DOOM and Roc Marciano inspirations, and more.
Hey! Introduce yourself. Where are you from?
(I am) a boom bap hip-hop artist from the historic 5 points neighborhood in Denver, CO…
When did you start making music?
(I) started rhyming at the age of 10…
Who inspired you to start making music?
(My) father was a well known guitarist throughout Denver, Colorado…
How would you describe your music style?
Spoken word, boom bap hip-hop…
Who are you listening to now?
MF DOOM and Roc Marciano!
What’s your best project or single so far?
Kingpen Ken – Gods Never Die!
Any upcoming releases from you to look out for?
(My) debut ep (is) releasing October 2019 … named “I LOVE YOU!”