Da Mafia 6ix | Interview
Da Mafia 6ix is a hip hop group from Memphis, TN. Also known as Three 6 Mafia, the group formed in 1991 and released their debut album, Mystic Stylez, in 1995. Two of their albums went platinum, one in 2000 and another in 2005. Their hit song, “It’s Hard Out Here For A Pimp” from the film Hustle & Flow won them an Oscar at the 2005 Academy Awards. After Juicy J ventured on a solo career, the group released their 2013 mixtape, 6ix Commandments, under the name Da Mafia 6ix. Produced mostly by DJ Paul, the mixtape features Yelawolf, 8-Ball & MJG, Krayzie Bone, Bizzy Bone, and Project Pat, and more. The group is also releasing a full-length album in the first half of 2014.
In this video exclusive, TheBeeShine speaks with DJ Paul, Crunchy Black, Gangsta Boo, and Koopsta Knicca about their early inspirations with hip hop and more!