Big K.R.I.T. Plans To Work With Erykah Badu
To support his upcoming album Cadillactica—it drops Nov. 11—Big K.R.I.T. held a live Q&A on his Tumblr page. Fans got the opportunity to submit questions for K.R.I.T. to answer. Check out some of the standout questions below.
How do you balance being a Christian and being rapper today?
I pray and im human. Im not perfect at all but i want everyone to succeed and be happy.
In what direction do you see your music going in the next 10 years?
soulful i pray
What is your favorite old school?
Monte Carlo 86’
What college football team are you for?
What is your favorite UGK song?
Four years ago, you performed at the Highline Ballroom in NYC and some of the crowd start booing you. How did that impact your career?
i realized everybody gets booed eventually. I was still so excited to perform that i couldnt hear the negativity.
Is Erykah Badu on the album?
No but Good Lord i def plan on work with her.
Who is your celebrity #WomanCrushWednesday?
If you could ask Pimp C one question what would you ask?
how would he handle labels and social networks in 2014
What's your favorite track to perform? and why?
I love performing the vent because i wrote it for my grandmother. I felt like i needed to update on where i was in life.
What are some of your favorite plugins in ProTools?
I love xpand , battery , ominesphere , trillian , i rewire reason , and ableton.
Did you have any rap aliases before Krit?
Did you feel any pressure in creating cadillactica because of some of the negative reception that live from the underground received?
I learned alot while working on “live from the underground”. Sample clearances and roll out plans is what separates mix-tapes & albums. I worked on “Cadillactica” with the mind to not sample as much and focus on creativity. dealing with business and trying to create never mixes for me.
Your grandmother was and still is a crucial influence in your life. Do you remember the exact moment it hit you that she is and will always be the greatest influence in your life? (whether it be something she said or did).
All those times she encouraged me to follow my dreams no matter what. She was the first person to introduce me to B.B. King.
What singer would you like to create an album with?
R.I.P. Willie Hutch, ill post one of his songs right now
IF YOU COULD HAVE BEEN IN ANY GROUP IN THE 90'S... WHICH WOULD IT BE: Geto Boys, UGK, Outkast, 3-6 Mafia, 8 Ball & MJG, Goodie Mob.
in a perfect world all of them but if i had to choose one it would be UGK