J. HARDEN INTERVIEW BY LOLA SIMS
“165 shows won in a year and a half, 36,000 single giveaways, 4 shows a night until I was hoarse for a month”
J HARDEN: Finding real people ,that do real shit, to help you accomplish a real goal and what I mean is that you have real people out here like Wendy Day, Bigga Rankin, and list of other DJ’s and promoters that will see you grinding hard and will jump in the game with you. Then you have these other people who just want suck your pockets dry and won’t give a dam if you make it or not.
LOLA SIMS: You had some early success with your 1st single. How do you feel you were able to make such a great first impression without being on radio?
J HARDEN: 165 shows won in a year and a half, 36000 single giveaways, 4 shows a night until I was hoarse for a month, performing in front of 1000 people, 100 people, performing in front of just chairs, loading up my pole by myself on cold winter nights and searching hot summer days riding from town to town trying to prove myself, having pole dancers come and go, having business partners stop believing and parachute out of what they thought was a burning plane and last but not least believing in J Harden and hoping that god would make a way and he did. “Work Dat Pole” has been making money for me and that shit feels awesome.
LOLA SIMS: How do you stay consistent in your genre?
JA HARDEN: Stay grinding and sticking to my single and sound no matter what ” WORK DAT POLE”. and ” THE KING OF HOOD & BLUES!
LOLA SIMS: What are you working on now and when can fans expect to hear more from you?
J HARDEN: I’m Working on taking Work dat pole to radio and letting the masses here it and feel this Hood & Blues. The street album is coming The King Of Hood & Blues!!!