Dylan Dilinjah Explains How Social Media Has Help Refuel His Music Career
This week I was bless to have Caribbean Hip Hop Artist/ MTV reality star Dylan DilinJah on the TWDG podcast. In this podcast interview we discuss life before Making the Band 2, his journey back to Grenada at 15, how social media has recharged his music career, Biggie Smalls, VH1 Love & Hip Hop, the release of his new album “15 More Minutes“, just to name a few.
In 2002 Dylan auditioned along with 40,000 others for the reality show on MTV titled “Making The Band” spearheaded by Hip Hop mogul P.Diddy. Dylan was chosen to be a part of the group called “Da Band” and was known as the rebel and Caribbean Hip Hop artist for the certified Platinum group.The show was watched by over 50 million viewers and Dylan appeared on many publications. Vibe, XXL, Source, MTV awards, American Music Awards shows, The View, Soul Train, 106 and Park to name a few.
The infamous comedian Dave Chappelle also went on to do a comedy skit on the group highlighting Dylan as 5 top rappers. After the group parted ways, Dylan toured the Caribbean and stayed in the studio without any days off. Year after year releasing various mixtapes, videos and performing in venues across the globe, Dylan is again ready to shake up the music industry with new music and projects. With a new partnership with the worlds largest Caribbean music distributor, VPAL music- the digital distribution arm of the worlds leading reggae label VP RECORDS, the time has come for the star to truly shine.