D.O.M of DnD is a rapper hailing from Calgary, Alberta, Canada using the boom bap and drill styles of hip-hop to rep his name. He’s been rapping for almost 9 years under the influence of artists such as Eminem, Joyner Lucas, and Royce da 5’9″ as well as internetainers such as Jimmy Carr, Markiplier, and Indigo White
Where are you based?
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
How long have you been making music?
What genre would you consider your music to be?
Boom Bap, Drill, Old School, Chill, Dark.
What inspired you to pursue a career in music?
The fact that I knew that covering Eminem’s music live in performances wouldn’t be sustainable in the long run.
What are your biggest musical influences?
Eminem, King ISO, Griselda, Royce da 5’9″, Earl Sweatshirt, Lupe Fiasco, Central Cee, Joyner Lucas
Are you signed to a label or are you an independent artist?
I have been offered label deals, however, I am independent.
What have been the biggest challenges in your music career?
So far, the biggest challenges i’m facing is managing my time between my personal life and my music life, as well as keeping in touch with the connections I have so we don’t drift off and so i can work with them regularly.
How many songs or albums have you released to date?
I’ve released over a couple hundred singles and I’m getting ready to release my 16th album to date.
Can you tell us a few things about your latest release?
Ellie Idol 2.0 is a throwaway song
Any plans for new music or upcoming projects we should know about?
My next project, the Simpleton’s EP 2: Jewelz Blu-galoo releases on Valentine’s Day and features the likes of Rick Ross, Krizz Kaliko, and Kurupt. The songs are all dedicated to adult film stars that have helped me feel less alone during the pandemic.