Archive for the 'Interviews' Category

Video: Fabolous Interview & Freestyle on Sway in the Morning

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Nineties’d out in vintage ‘Lo, Fabolous stops by Sway in the Morning to talk about The Young OG Project and other goings on in his life. At around the 27-minute mark he goes in with an on-air freestyle.

Previously: Fabolous ft. French Montana – Ball Drop

Video: Nicki Minaj Interview with Angie Martinez

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Nicki Minaj sat down with Angie yesterday for an extensive and emotional interview. She spoke on her new album, compared Meek Mill’s energy to that of DMX and broke down a bit while discussing her recent breakup with her longtime boyfriend.

Previously: Nicki Minaj – Bed of Lies (Live on Fallon)

In The Lab with Mick Jenkins

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

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By Eric Diep

Mick Jenkins has had a helluva year. After receiving a large response for his provocative single “Martyrs,” the Chicago MC impacted hip-hop with his latest mixtape, The Water[s], which displayed his poetic rhymes over sleek beats from OnGaud, High Klassified and more. It’s almost the end of 2014 and rap fans are still talking about The Water[s] and playing it from front to back. The project’s concept, where “water” represents well-being, spirituality, purpose and other essential qualities, have been held to the highest regard to listeners who want to get lost in Jenkins’ message. As much praise as the Cinematic Music Group signee has gotten from music critics, it’s only the beginning of long and promising journey as a songwriter and rapper.

To get better acquainted with Mick Jenkins’ recording process, Nah Right got on the phone with him to discuss his studio habits, the process of creating The Water[s], his progression as a rapper since he started, and what we can expect from his upcoming EP and album slated for next year. This is how Mick Jenkins gets down in the lab.

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PRhyme & Adrian Younge on The Combat Jack Show

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

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Jack, Premium Pete and DJ Benhameen are joined by return guest DJ Premier plus Royce Da 5’9 and Adrian Younge for a special PRhyme epsidoe of TCJS.

Previously: Royce Da 5’9 & DJ Premier – PRhyme Time (Video)

Video: Rick Ross on Good Morning America

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Good Morning America aired a sitdown with Rozay this morning where he spoke about his extensive weight loss. He’s shed about 90 pounds so far.

Previously: Gunplay ft. Rick Ross – Scuffed Timbs (Prod. By Timbaland)

Video: Big Sean Interview w/ The Breakfast Club

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Big Sean chops it up with The Breakfast Club about his single “IDFWU”, the video for “Detroit Vs. Everybody”, next album, Kanye West, Meek Mill and more.

Previously: Elijah Blake ft. Big Sean – Come Away (Remix)

Video: Nicki Minaj on Ellen

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Here’s some more footage from Nicki’s trip back to The Ellen Show to plug The Pinkprint. In the clip above, she talks about the album and how writing it was therapeutic to her right before Ellen scares the living shit out of her with a prank.

Below she elaborates on her comments about starting a family after she earns half a billion.

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Video: Fabolous Interview with The Breakfast Club

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Fab stops by the Breakfast Club with DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne to talk about The Young OG Project and its 90′s theme, the ongoing King of New York argument, clearing samples, the Diddy vs. Drake disagreement and a similar situation he had with Eve, his new deal with Roc Nation and more.

Previously: Fabolous ft. French Montana – Ball Drop

Video: J. Cole Interview with Angie Martinez

Friday, December 12th, 2014

Cole sits down with Angie at Power 105. He talks about his heartfelt performance of “Be Free” on Letterman and the previously unheard verse that he added to it, infusing his music with social awareness, his issues with capitalism, his references to Eminem and Macklemore on the song “Firing Squad” and how they were received by media outlets, Ferguson and more.

Also, I haven’t listened to it yet, but I’ve heard good things about Cole’s hour long sit-down with Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Frannie Kelley for NPR’s Microphone Check, which you can stream in full below.

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Video: DJ Premier & Royce Da 5’9 on Juan Epstein

Friday, December 12th, 2014

Preemo and Royce join Rosenberg and Cipha Sounds on a special PRhyme episode of Juan Epstein.

Watch a portion of the sit-down above, and listen to the full podcast below.

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