There’s a brand new rap group that’s going viral on YouTube at this time. And that will be HOOD 047, who’s at the moment on a tear on YouTube as their party-hearty music video for “Wasted” racks up hundreds of thousands of views.
As of this writing, stated music video for “Wasted” (launched simply over a month in the past) at the moment stands at 8.3 million views.
Not dangerous for the Olongapo City-based rap group whose foremost members embrace J emm Dahon (Michael Gerondio Zapata), Kushin (Richard Olamit) and KL (Lheanard King Buenaventura Implica).
And Kushin, KL and J emm Dahon is simply on the tip of who HOOD 047 is.
More usually than not, when arising with new jams and rhymes, Hood 047 will at all times characteristic extra collaborators which are a part of the larger ‘hood.’
And these embrace Guthrie Nikolao, Aeron J (Aeron Joshua Basila), CHAOS (Mark Anthony Lachica), Gico (Rowen Ace De Guia), IDEA (Christian Lorence M. Navat), Sintido (Jonathan Lorenzo), Shrlyanne (Shirley Anne Interino), KARAYOM (Romar John E. Pedrozo) and Shonji Ok (Jaime Barreyro Sta. Elena III), Mackydawg (Mark Anthony Arneo)
“We are always doing collaborations with our friends and fellow rappers,” stated KL (in Tagalog). “That’s just the way for Hood zero-four-seven,” he added.
True sufficient, for the viral hit “Wasted,” Kushin, KL and J emm are accompanied by Hood fam members Aeron J and Guthrie Nikolao. All 5 are groovin’ on the mid-tempo rap monitor that’s been making a reputation for of Hood 047
But for the music video of “Wasted” that’s at the moment going viral, most of Hood 047, and their mates, have are available pressure so as to add to the get together ambiance of the video.
But there’s extra to “Wasted” than the title suggests.
“Actually, hindi sya party-party lang,” defined Kushin.
“Bawat verse sa ‘Wasted’ meron siyang kanya-kanyang saloobin. Example, for Aeron J, about sa tropa yan dahil matagal ng hindi nagkikita dahil sa Pandemic. It’s about missing your friends.” (Aeron J is predicated in Canada however is at the moment in Manila to assist the monitor).
“For J emm na parang kuya ng lahat, nagpapayo yan at nagpapasalamat sa mga lines nya dun sa track.”
Kushin provides, “for me, na nawalan na ng tiwala sa mga babae, dahil sa ilang beses nang nabigo sa pag-ibig. Si Guthrie, niloko naman.”
Kushin explains that the theme of “Wasted” is “about gathering sa isang simpleng inuman at party para makapag kwentuhan ng mga pinagdaanan ng bawat isa.”
Formed again in 2008 in Olongapo City, and similar to each rap-loving music fan, HOOD 047 is influenced by latest greats corresponding to Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Jay Park, Ty Dolla $, Chris Brown, and Bone Thugs and Harmony and native acts corresponding to Ron Henley, Loonie, Curse One and BB Clan.
KL reveals the dynamic within the group and divulges how essential everyone is in Hood 047.
“Mahalaga ang team namin na HOOD 047 dahil sagrado ang samahan nito at pamilya ang turingan ng bawat isa.”
The group agrees that they are often particular person rap artists however are “stronger when together.”
And that credo is doing wonders for HOOD 047.
Right now, moreover “Wasted,” two different tracks specifically “Alak Pa” and “OW CITY” are doing exceptionally nicely too. For “Alak Pa” – a monitor the options J emm Dahon, KL, Gico, IDEA and Sintido — the music video already has 3.6 million views on YouTube. Meanwhile “OW CITY” moreover having the core Hood 047, additionally that includes has that options Fragile Kidz and Karayom, has nicely over 1.2 million views.
In all, HOOD 047 is blowing up and going viral. And with good motive, based mostly on these tracks.
Hood 047 is a Viva Records is a rap and Hip-hop music artist.
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