"To understand something, you must first look to its origin."

Kool G Rap who hails from Queens, New York, is undoubtedly one of the most important artists in the early stages of hip-hop.

Having worked with other legends such as Nas, DJ Polo, RZA, Big Daddy Kane, DJ Premier & Alchemist, Kool G has been cited as major influences in the lives and careers of Jay-Z, Eminem, Big Pun and RZA.

We Skyped Kool G & had an in depth conversation on the past & present state of hip-hop. He talks on the early stages of the game; from the fashion to the grit of early rap, all the way to modern rappers, including Drake, Lil Wayne & J. Cole.

He also sheds light on his relationships with Jay-Z & Rick Ross, and talks on a near signing to 'Maybach Music.'

A truly legendary individual shares valuable, original and authentic historical content in this 20 minute long audio interview.

Enjoy.

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