Don Diva’s own, M. Rex (“El Guapo”) recently linked with JoJo Capone while he was in New Orleans during All-Star Weekend, for an exclusive interview. Not wasting words Jo Jo spoke candidly about his upbringing, his rise into the rap game, and his current status as OG and mediator of rap beefs.
[DonDiva] First things first, for those who don't Who is Jo Jo Capone?? where u [come] from and how your life was growing up?? family??
[JoJo Capone] FOR THOSE THAT DON'T KNOW GOOGLE ME DO THERE RESEARCH JOJO CAPONE STORY COMING SOON
[DonDiva] As a youth were you involved in any gangs while growing up in Chicago?? if so which one??
[JoJo Capone] WHAT'S KNOWN NO NEED TO BE EXPLAINED CERTAIN INFORMATION NOT FOR EVERYONE BUT I STAND FIRM AND BELIEVE IN GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT
[DonDiva] I have heard your name in rap circles inside/outside of Chicago since the early 2000's. How did you originally get into the rap game??
[JoJo Capone] R.i.p Cole black being asked to be a financial backer for my cousin and I did and created a label and movement from doing so #ACTLIKEITENT #GLOBALGANGSTERS
[DonDiva] What was your inspiration for Founding The Global Gangsters??
[JoJo Capone] I was the inspiration with a mindset of a gangster traveling the world not taking no as a answer and believing GANGSTERS DO WHAT THEY WANT SUCKAS DO WHAT THEY CAN
[DonDiva] You have been known to be the great "Hip Hop Mediator". From helping squash beefs, to getting rappers jewelry back. Who was the first rapper who came to you for help squashing a beef or for your help getting their chain back?? lol
[JoJo Capone] Notably young Buck from G-unit but the list goes on
[DonDiva] What is your take on the violence in Chicago today?? Can u speak on its similarities and differences compared to say the 90's?? Whats your opinion on the fact that most of the victims/shooters are actually kids, and the news never reports it that way??
[JoJo Capone] It's actually the same we just in a digital video cell phone camera stage now with social media so it's more than just news stations reporting what's going on in the world actually people rather watch worldstar hiphop instead of Fox News
[DonDiva] Do you think Trump will actually bring the Feds?? Do you think it will help??
[JoJo Capone] The feds never left the should be used to Crack down on the gun shops and gun makers if there so concerned about gun control
[DonDiva] What is your opinion on Rahm Emmanuel?? Has his leadership helped or hurt the city??
[JoJo Capone] I haven't heard or seen or witness anything he's done besides hiring 1k more police officers that's been caught on camera murdering robbing and raping women and the civilians taking advantage of their uniforms.
[DonDiva] Back to the music for a second. What was the biggest moment for The Global Gangsters?? your biggest "music business" accomplishement??
[JoJo Capone] Winning certain awards and being asked to go on tour with the clipse at the time, articles in every major magazine notarized by the labels and industry elites
[DonDiva] If you were to give an aspiring rapper/producer/dj advice on making it what would your advice be??
[JoJo Capone] Never give up and always believe in themselves
[DonDiva] What do you have coming up in 2017?? Any special announcements you would like to make while we here?
[JoJo Capone] movies television appearances and iTunes album #TALENTEDGANGSTER but can also search previous iTunes albums search Jojo capone BOSS LIFE THEY TALK IT I LIVE IT and global gangsters #PASSPORTGANG and #NEGATIVEPRESS
[DonDiva] Where can we go to get content from Jo Jo Capone/Global Gangsters?? tv/radio/online
[JoJo Capone] WWW.ACTLIKEITENT.NET also YouTube channel ACTLIKEITENT and iTunes search Jojo capone or global gangsters also datpiff.com search global gangsters instagram jojocapone1 twitter @ActLikeItEnt @globalgangsters Facebook fan pages actlikeitent and globalgangsters or jojo capone
[DonDiva] Do you have any shout outs before I let you go??
[JoJo Capone] S/ O ALL THE staff at don diva and great friend and brother Kevin chiles