Ante Up Episode 18: Iamsu! Speaks on Kobe Bryant’s Legacy
Hello and welcome to Ante Up, XXL’s podcast where the hip-hop and sports worlds collide. For the 18th episode of our sports podcast, XXL‘s Manny Maduakolam and Roger Krastz sat down with Bay Area native and HBK member, Iamsu!.
Kicking off their conversation in this week's episode, the fellas talk about Su's favorite basketball player of all time, Kobe Bryant, and the impact The Black Mamba made in his career throughout his 20-year career. Staying on the topic of Kobe, Suzy talks to the fellas about his favorite Kobe memories and how The Black Mamba changed the game. The Kilt 3 rapper also touches on the current state for the Los Angeles Lakers and what the team needs during the off-season to improve next year. Sticking to the basketball conversation, Iamsu! talks about the incredible run the Golden State Warriors have had this year and the play of Stephen Curry.
The "Only That Real" rapper then opens up to the XXL guys about the difference between Oakland and San Francisco and closes out the podcast talking about his latest project Kilt 3 and his upcoming tour.