Antoine Royale formaly known as "Blu Flame" is a staple in Philly's hip hop seen. Growing up I watched him spit on numerous rap DVD's and YouTube videos. The West Philly artist , actor, and entrepreneur has always represented and held his weight in every aspect of his career. Whether it was the release of a video or mixtape he's been consistent in his craft. His new brand "Eye Think Different" is a platform for him to release his poetry , podcast, and videos on multiple topics. Whether it was learning every bar on his mixtapes or promoting single releases , I've always been a supporter of his self expression. So here is my interview with one of my Philly favorites.
1. What does Philly mean to you ?
Philly is my hometown. Everything that was instilled in me comes from Philly, so there’s always a special place in my heart for the city.
2. Who do you look up to ?
Honestly, my idols became rivals as I started to see things I didn’t agree with as I got older. I can say that I look up to myself because of all of the trials and triumph in my life.
3.If you can describe your life in a song what would it be and why?
Slippin by DMX. It was just so real and relatable. I understood what he was going through.
4.For those that don't know you , share a little bit about what it is that you do?
My name is Antoine Royale and I am a melodic poet. I give thought provoking stories/poems and use it in a way to inspire.
5.If you could link with one famous celeb from Philly who would it be and why?
Jill Scott, I love neo-soul music. She’s awesome!
6.So you wake up and there's 5 million in your bank account what to do you do first?
Invest! Reinvest! Move out the country and reinvest some more.
7. How does it feel to be featured on "Drawlin World" ?
It would be an honor to be featured on “Drawlin World”. It gives more people an opportunity to listen to my gift. A platform for expansion
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