(formerly known as Spider)
Location: Pittsburgh, PA (SouthSide)
How did you come up with the name Bene2x?
“I’m usually known as Spider or Spider2real …My new name is Bene2x (bene two times).
I choose this name because I recently got shot 2 times on Dec. 6th. Now every time I hear that, I use it as motivation to push forward.”
What does rap mean to you?
“Rap means a lot to me! I been rapping since I was 13 years old. It’s my personal venting buddy.
The reason why I speak true things in my music is because it’s actually a piece of me. My music has mentally gotten me over some huge obstacles.”
What keeps you motivated?
“I got a family to feed.”
How would you describe yourself as a creative?
“Very creative I amaze myself sometimes by the type songs I make.”
If your music were to go main stream, what would you want to be known for?
“If I was to go main stream, I would want to be known for being real and talking the truth. A lot of main stream people are liars, frauds, and wannabes.”
Who would you want to collaborate with?
“Boosie, Gotti, Lucci, and ABoogie”
“I’m optimistic. 💯”