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Who did you listen to when you were younger?
Tupac was one of them. I listened to a lot of Tupac growing up. I felt like he spoke to me. I felt like his music motivated me; he gave me a chip on my shoulder. Growing up with the name Michael Jordan and playing ball a little bit, it kind of forced me to put a little chip on my shoulder to kind of compete. I always knew somebody just had to have something to say. I never wanted to be just a name. A lot of Jay Z growing up, coming from Newark, that was definitely somebody. Method Man. I listened to a lot of East Coast rappers growing up. Nowadays I listen to J. Cole. I listen to J. Cole a lot; I think he’s so talented. He speaks about a lot of things that I go through in my mind. Drake, my generation. When we was growing up, we looked up to rappers that was older than us. We didn’t really have any rappers that was speaking about things we were going through. Now [with] me at 27, you got Wale, you got J. Cole, Drake; you got people that are talking about things that I’m particularly going through today.


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