Sa Prize, Niggaz! Kendrick Lamar surprised YN by callin’ up the Keep It Thoro show to speak on “The Recipe,” Dr. Dre being influenced by his rhyme style, TDE‘s deal with Interscope, the rise of ScHoolboy Q, Paid Dues, Coachella and his unique sound. West, West, y’all. Peep playlist and whole show here.
Also dropping a mixtape on Friday, Ace Hood hit YN up to talk Starvation, being underrated and his desire to even express personal tragedy through his music. Peep playlist and whole show here.
After being disconnected while speaking on 2 Chainz absence in the “Party Heart” video, Stalley dialed YN back up to discuss Savage Journey To The American Dream, working with Young Guru and how his Blue Collar Gang movement connected to Ricky Rozay’s MMG. Peep playlist and whole show here.
Mac wasn’t the only one on the check-in, MMG’s wildest boy spoke to YN on his new Bogota Rich mixtape, his “Cartoon and Cereal” guest spot, his unorthodox style and being a founding member of Rick Ross’ rap dynasty. Peep playlist and whole show here.
Mere moments before unleashing his Macadelic mixtape, the man himself hit up YN to chop it up about critics, creative freedom, being labeled a “happy rapper”, and reaction to his successful debut, Blue Slide Park.
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Casey wasn’t the only one checking in during the Rap Radar celebration this past Friday at East Village Radio. Big K.R.I.T. reached out and touched YN to discuss his sold-out show at Highline Ballroom, his new project, 4 Eva N A Day, and his long-awaited Def Jam debut, Live From The Underground. Peep playlist and whole show here.