We had the good fortune of connecting with Cheeko Fue and we’ve shared our conversation below.
Hi Cheeko, what do you attribute your success to?
Persistency , consistency , faith and hard work . Always out grind the competition look out side the box in between the lines and punctuality is a major key . It’s the mental pre preperation or the calm before the storm . I’m mentally prepaired then I bring my thoughts to living works
Alright, so let’s move onto what keeps you busy professionally?
Euniquely original , able to flip a switch without a glitch , full of energy and Puerto Rican . I was convicted of trafficking cocaine in 2014 due to an informant on my case . I had been running the streets for years riding around with at least a life sentence on my lap or more everyday . Hustling playin the day and night . When I was framed guilty I decided to never look back and when I became free I would “STOP SELLING DOPE & START SELLING HOPE” I did just that ! I kept my faith up , worked hard and transformed that negative energy into a positive outcome
Let’s say your best friend was visiting the area and you wanted to show them the best time ever. Where would you take them? Give us a little itinerary – say it was a week long trip, where would you eat, drink, visit, hang out, etc.
It’s funny you ask this question . I just held a movie theatre premiere at an upscale cinema in Atlanta we’re I launched my newest music video “MOTION” we had a live bad and lit the whole set on FIRE , litterally. He missed his flight on that Saturday and we were invited guest to the 21savage Freaknik 21 birthday celebration . That’s what we do and it happened . The only artist that partook in the A3C events that had the “MOTION” song playin at that party . HUGE!!!!
The Shoutout series is all about recognizing that our success and where we are in life is at least somewhat thanks to the efforts, support, mentorship, love and encouragement of others. So is there someone that you want to dedicate your shoutout to?
Shot out to DAVID APPEL , BABY D , CASH MARLEY, always have GOD with you , shot out to MYSELF , the FANS ….
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