1) Welcome to the Mr.Hollywood Magazine Family, can you tell your fans something about yourself that they may or may not know?
Dwayne M. Kirkland Jr is a twenty-seven-year-old rapper that was born and raised in
Philadelphia, PA. Dwayne goes by his rapper name D Kirk KV, which stands for island breeze.
D Kirk is half Jamaican and African American from his mother who is African American and
his father who is also Jamaican. From an early age, he was passionate about music just like his father who was a musical enthusiast himself. He received his bachelor’s degree in 2016 in sports management at Kutztown University.
He made several hit-smashing singles from Baddie, she’s a vibe Ft both official, I know you mad as reason Ft Mikey 100k and his latest Understanding ft Mayila.D Kirk had an interview with Dark Magazine in February 2021.
He described his sound as a wave and vibe with a mixture of R&B, hip hop as well as some
dancehall. He always advises aspiring musicians to never stop dreaming and never give up on what you love to do. He strongly believes “music can express your mind, heart, and soul.
2) How did you get your start in the entertainment industry?
At a young age, D Kirk was first introduced to music by his father, Dwayne Kirkland Sr. In his sophomore year of college at Kutztown University, he started making music as a hobby,
something for “fun” and “entertainment purposes” after becoming more interested in music; he began to build a fan base, and before he knew it, he was performing at school concerts and community events.
3) Who inspires you as an artist?
D kirk is inspired by J Cole & 2 Pac Shakur
4) If you could have a sitdown conversation with anyone dead or alive who would it be and why?
D Kirk would enjoy a sitdown conversation with 2Pac Shakur. He inspired him to become the artist he is today from his lyrics, music videos, and more. 2 Pac Shakur had motivated him for years to listen to his music every day before he entered the studio.
5) What have been the obstacles that you’ve had to face early on in this competitive industry?
The obstacles that D kirk had faced were performing on stage over ten thousand people
For the first time in concert. He was very nervous and scared because he had never performed in front of so many people before. After that performance, he began to have confidence in himself moving forward.
6) what kind of advice would you give a newcomer trying to pursue a career in your line of work?
Advice D Kirk will give to the newcomers will be to always stay focused and keep your eyes on the praise. There will be times that you just want to quit and stop but you always have to remember there’s someone out there watching your growth from the beginning to last.
7) Can you tell the people about your upcoming music project? and what was
the inspiration behind your latest single?
D kirk’s latest project that he is working on at the moment is his upcoming
album“Waves” that will be released Mid December 2021. On his upcoming album, there will be so many artists that will be featured on the album from Maylia, Kawelo and more. He is also working on his new clothing line D&J with his manager Latasha that was r2eleased in July 2021.
D kirk new single “ Never “ Ft Kawelo, he wanted to show his fans that he wanted this one girl that he will never break her heart and show her good loving all the time.
8. What has been the pinnacle of your career so far?
So far in D kirk’s career, he has been in several magazines from This is 50, Hustler time, Gen Hip-hop, Laweekly, and more. He also had so much success on his previous album “
Oceans”that had been released in January 2021, with several hits from Baddie. My Type.
understanding and now Never. D kirk never stops, he continues to keep growing and not letting anyone or anything from reaching his goals.
9) Where do you see your career in 5 years?
In five years, D kirk sees himself winning his first award on BET, MTV, and more for
All the hit singles that his fans love from the beginning to the end. He is also going to continue his clothing line D&J1 to grow so that fans will continue to buy and support the brand.
10) Who is your celebrity crush?
D Kirk have a few celebrities that he has his eyes on for a very long time and they are
Megan Good, Kyla, Pratt, & Hood Celebrity.
11) If you weren’t an artist what would you be doing as a career?
D Kirk would have become a sports manager instructor if his music career was not as successful as he expected it to be. He always loves helping people and knows what other methods they can use while he/she is working out either in the gym or at home.
12) Is there that you would like to work with that you haven’t yet?
The following artists that D kirk will enjoy working with are Ty Dolla Sign, Chris brown and
13) Is there anything that you would like to leave our readers with that we haven’t discussed? and also What’s next for you?
At the moment D kirk has plenty of surprises for his fans that he will be announcing very soon!.