Archive for the 'Interviews' Category
Ebro meets the brothers Sremmurd. They talk about hooking up with Mike WiLL Made-It, staying drug free, their show at SOB’s and more. At the end they spit a little something over the “99 Problems” beat.
Hit the jump to check out the pair’s Rap PSA on being smart with your smartphone.
ScHoolBoy Q joined Bomani Jones and Dan Le Batard on Highly Questionable yesterday. The conversation starts out pretty serious with Q recalling lessons learned in jail and his time spent corner standing, but it quickly deteriorates, hilariously, into Q claiming Kathy Griffin as his “secret lover” and his thoughts on Wiz Khalifa’s purple hair.
T.I. stops by The Breakfast Club to talk about his new album Paperwork, his next one The Return, reality TV, movies, Snoop Dogg and Iggy Azalea beef, Doe B, Gucci Mane and much more.
Speaking to Okayplayer at the A3C Festival in Atlanta, Kweli, 9th Wonder and Pharoahe Monch discuss their new joint venture, Indie 500. Comprised of the trio’s respective companies, Javotti Media, Jamla Records and W.A.R. Media, the partnership is described as a continuation of the Native Tongues legacy and a platform for independent Black music to flourish.
“We looked at each other and we were like, we should do business together and music together. Not just on the rap side, but on the touring side, the business side and sharing of information. It’s empowering, it’s beautiful, and it’s important for that to be known. To inspire younger generations to not only rap, but to start companies and corporations.”
Spike sits down with Rosenberg and Miss Info on Hot 97 to talk about his upcoming MSG special on the Triangle Offense that Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher are installing in New York this season, his memories of the Knicks of the 70′s and the iconic Jordan commercials he directed in the 80′s. Info also asks him to speculate on who the Knicks player in Biggie’s “I Got a Story To Tell” may have been, but he says he wasn’t privy to that type of information back then.
Noisey Design sits down with Grammy Award winning album cover designer Brian Roettinger to talk about the album packaging he created for Jay Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail, Punk band No Age’s Nouns LP and Childish Gambino’s Because The Internet.
Cube joined Jimmy Kimmel on his show last night and spoke about wrapping up principal photography on the N.W.A. movie Straight Outta Compton, his son playing him in the film, getting arrested for obscenity and such back in the day and his birthday gift for Snoop Dogg. That’s all cool, but the highlight of this appearance is a new installment of Ice Cube Saying Nice Things Angrily.
Nardwuar interviews TDE’s Ab-Soul at Fortune Sound Club in Vancouver, BC.
Previously: Nardwuar vs. Aziz Ansari (Video)