Tuesday, June 7, 2011



Peter D.J Green, respectively known as P-Prop. Hip Hop artist who takes pride as a writer, in his ability to articulate his thoughts over instrumentals. Born and raised in Buffalo N.Y., P-prop was heavily influenced by his father who was a DJ. As a result he was exposed to several genres of music such as jazz, blues, and music from the 60's and 70's. His music influences include Jay-Z, Big L, Talib Kweli and Joe Budden amongst others. The passion for writing came at an early age for P-prop, beginning with short stories and poems which eventually graduated to putting words to music. Every lyric is written with substance, emotion, honesty, creativity and innovation. Gathered from everyday life experiences that makes his music relatable to everyone. P-prop is a proud award winner of Memoirs by A.D. The General Radio Artist of the Year… His single “Tonight” ft. Money Mitch & Mitchell J was the song that won him the award & The Elegant Hoodness Musical Program ATL 2011' 1st place Winner. P-prop is a part of More Than Music Ent. A company created by real family with the goal of spreading this music to the world.

N.A.B.: How do you feel you as an artist differ from other artist in your genre of music?

P-PROP: Every artist is different. I am just bringing my story. My side of things to music.. That is all!!

N.A.B.: Would you say that you benefited from your father being a DJ? How would you say he prepared you for the industry?

P-PROP: I benefited greatly, because of him I am not bias to just one genre. My ear was open to all type of music and because of the hard work I seen my pops put in, I am instilled with the same values, the same ethic.

N.A.B.: How did you become acquainted with A.D. the General and the Elegant Hoodness Musical Program? How do you feel about their mission?

P-PROP: It pretty much started with a twitter message; her people’s SpecialGift N.A.B., hit me. She took a notice of the hard work I was putting in and it’s been on ever since. I respect the movement because they are giving us artists a voice, a place to showcase our talent. It’s rare you find people that actually want to see you get your goals and dreams to the next level.

N.A.B.: How is it to be titled “Radio Artist of the Year” for you single “Tonight ft. Money Mitch & Mitchell J? How has that accomplishment benefited your success as an artist?

P-PROP: It is a blessing. God is good. It feels great to be recognized for your hard work, but this is only the beginning. I just appreciate A.D. and the whole N.A.N./N.A.B. fam for opening the door.

N.A.B.: What is P-Prop working on now as far as music? How do you plan on taking it to the next level?

P-PROP: Making music is the easy part so that never stops. Continuing to kill these shows and when opportunity knocks, answer.

N.A.B.: How do you feel about the Hip-Hop industry right now and how do you plan to make a major impact?

P-PROP: Hip Hop is forever changing always evolving. I just want to put my stamp on it. Bring my city to the fold and let the world hear my side of things.
N.A.B.: Where can supporters connect with your music, yourself and if anyone is interested in collaboration with you, who can they contact?

P-PROP: You can follow me on twitter @ppropmusic for networking. I do follow back. You can check my videos on my youtube channel www.youtube.com/ppropmusic1 for all music and downloads check my reverb, www.reverbnation.com/pprop U wanna collab hit me on the email p_propjg@yahoo.com

N.A.B.: Is there anyone that you want to shout out?

P-Prop: My whole more than music family. Money Mitch, Mitchell J, my Moms of course, Pops and Lil Sis. And my reason for doing what I do, my son James aka Jag.

Written by: Gsteam843

Courtesy of the Elegant Hoodness Musical Program 2011

1 comment:

  1. I'm very proud of PProp and his entire movement. I love to see artists that are really passionate about their music take it to that next level. Keep climbing babies!!