Noisey is proud to present the fourth and final installment of a special edition of its Back & Forth series, featuring Rick Rubin and Russell Simmons. In the episode, which celebrates the 30th Anniversary of the legendary Def Jam Recordings, founders Simmons and Rubin discuss the rise of Slick Rick and what he meant to the label. Continue reading
On release of his EP, White Roses, Sticky Pacaveli stopped by #BennettKnowsRadio to discuss the new project! During his interview Sticky discusses White Roses, making music, his influences and opening up for 2 Chainz before delivering a nice freestyle! Make sure you check out Sticky Pac’s White Roses. Check out his interview and freestyle below! Continue reading
North Memphis rapper Snootie Wild stopped by The Breakfast Club a few days ago for a conversation with DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne Tha God. The Epic Records artist spoke on where he grew up, his experience at the BET Awards in Atlanta, releasing ‘Yayo’ after getting out of jail, being named after his dad and much more.
Wale kept his NY radio run going this time sitting down with Angie Ma on her show. He speaks on the new upcoming album, how he can be a hotter artist, how he met Jerry Seinfeld and much more. Continue reading
The Breakfast Club wasn’t his only stop while in NY. Wale also stopped by Hot 97 to sit down with Rosenberg & Laura Stylez with Ebro being absent. He speaks on the upcoming release of his fourth studio album, The Album About Nothing, he opened up on paving the way for artists like Chance the Rapper and Vic Mensa, for labels to just drop music from the few with real fan bases, in comparison to chasing the charts and sales – that will eventually come. Continue reading
It’s not often Andre 3000 does an interview, let alone a TV appearance, but Ellen DeGeneres managed to score herself a big interview with 3 Stacks yesterday. The two briefly touched on the Outkast 20th Anniversary reunion tour which is hitting Atlanta this weekend and the few shows they have left. She also brought up the wardrobe he chooses while performing and offered her own outfit that he could rock for one of the upcoming dates. He looks like he liked it and might just rock it, Haha.
Wale stopped by The Breakfast Club for a 30-minute chat with DJ Envy, Angela Yee and Charlamagne Tha God. The MMG artist spoke on leaving Roc Nation and signing with LeBron James’ management, staying out of trouble for a while, his relationship with Mark Ronson, letting his core fans A&R The Album About Nothing and much more.
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BennettKnows interviews Miami rapper Bizzy Crook on his latest project, No Hard Feelings. Watch as the two discuss what hip-hop meant to Bizzy growing up, growing up in Miami, touring with Kid Ink and King Los on the ‘My Own Lane’ Tour, the new mixtape and more! Continue reading