Being a father is a gift that many men will cherish and accept if given the opportunity. In hip-hop, and especially in the black community, having a masculine image is one of the most important constructs children try to acquire. While some people are fatherless or lose a father at some point in their lives, there is a common understanding that having male role models involved in their children’s lives can make a difference.
Today (June 18th) is Father’s Day. signboard He spoke with Hitboy Russell, Tea Grizzly and Kota the Friend about his role as a father in hip-hop and his most rewarding triumph as a parent.
my friend kota
“One of the most rewarding things about being a father is getting the chance to give my children what they needed when I was a child. Opportunity: Seeing my son grow socially and my daughter brighter every time I walk around the room makes me feel like I am making a difference in the world.
Being a good father takes the right schedule and dedication. It’s also about being fully present when I’m in the room. When you’re working, focus all your energy on your work. When I am with my children, I focus all of my energy on them. Doing so will allow her to reach her 100% power in both areas. I always spend half of my days with my family, taking baths, playing, watching movies, going to parks and having picnics. [and] putting the children to sleep. I believe that this quality time makes a big difference to my kids, so I always try to set aside time for it. ”
“Watching him take shape as the person he is, watching him develop his own personality, watching him work just as hard to feed him. Me. is one of the few artists who is in the studio every day with his child, and I bring him along to share the experience together, whether it’s a music video shoot or a studio session. , must exist there. No excuses.”
“The most rewarding thing for me is reliving my childhood through my son and doing it right this time. The simple things of having my parents at home can make a huge difference, I really need to plan my work time and my family time to find the balance.Everything I do is planned. , it has a purpose.It’s like doing two jobs.”
“The most rewarding thing is watching my children and being proud of what I have cultivated. The information you share, the time you give, and the ethics you demonstrate are always your is reflected in
Also, active attendance is required every day. Be willing to spread yourself thin. I’m not going to miss a crucial moment for both sides. Willing to sacrifice time, opportunity, etc. It takes will. ”