Mr. Carlos Hawkins aka Los, Loso, Lil Los, Young-Los is an emerging artist who was born in Anniston, AL. His passion for music allows him to express himself in a more formal way. Otherwise he’s at ya throat… I hope you enjoy these years to come…
We have caught up with Mr. Carlos Hawkins for this exclusive interview:
What is your name? Mr Carlos Hawkins. Most people just call me Los.
Where are you from? Straight outta Anniston Alabama. Raised right outside Atl. Currently residing in HSV. Alabama.
How long have you been making music? I’ve literally been making music as long as I can remember. Been recording since I was about 11 tho.
How many songs /albums have you released to date? 9 or 10. My most recent singles Don’t look Right, Arrogant, and I Luhh You hit the radio between 2012-2013.
Can you tell us about your latest release and the background and inspirations behind it? My latest release was “I luhh you” featuring Jackie Chan. This song was like a true story. Based on a situation between me and the lady in my life. I think Jackie was in studio when I was working on it and wanted a verse. We linked and people fell in love with the record. Prod. By K.E it should surely still be in rotation Now!
How have you ended up in the music industry? As of right now, i’m working hard to break new records and cover new ground. I’ve ended up in the position to take over the scene in Bama.
What do you think of the music industry in 2014? I think the game need that old thing back. #Substance. Nigghas selling out to represent hip hop wearing Jeggins. And can’t spit tobacco!
Who do you think the most influential artist? Right now Future, Gotti, RichHomie, Ross. And a few more from the south. Then JayZ and Diddy got us shooting for multi-millions.
Who have you collaborated with so far in your career? A lot of Local artist. Jackie Chan. And before he died I got it in with DoeB. RIP
Dead or alive, who would be your dream collaboration? Most definitely me and Tupac. Me and Alayiah. Biggie. Too many to name.
What was the first album you bought? Aquemini. Outkast.
What’s your favorite song at the moment? Right now my favorite song is Chase the paper. Rich Homie.
Who is the most influential artist now, and 10 years ago? JayZ. Dude been giving it to the game!
If you had to sell your music collection tomorrow, what album would you leave in your draw? 2Pac Me Against the World.
How do you think you differ from other artists? Just authentic. Nothing about me is made up! Not even my stage name. And all my lyrics come from the heart.
What other hobbies or interests do you have? I’m a drummer. I love sex. Fishing. Spending time with my son. And making that money.
Do you have any tattoos or piercings? Body marked up like the subway in Harlem. Couple piercings. Not big on those tho.
What’s your favorite fast food? Pizza of course.
Tell us more about your upcoming release? #PumpFake coming soon! And this mix tape I’m coming out hard like Ball and MjG. All new songs. New sound and a variety of producers.
What new music do you have coming out? PumpFake coming No Room For Errors coming. Singles on the way. Not exposing any other titles due to the increase of crabs in the bucket and ear hustling No talents. But I cant wait to hit em with the #Pumpfake.
Thank you for your time and may you carry on making dope, fresh music.
Thank you as well for supporting me and taking time to interview Me. Love and appreciation.