Exclusive: Joey Bada$$ Talks Beast Coast Compilation & Charging $47K For A Verse
HHW: Your debut album is expected to drop soon this year. Are there any special features or production that we can look forward to?
Joey Bada$$: There’re a lot of surprises, for sure [laughs]. That’s all I’m going to say.
HHW: Tell me a little bit about the concept behind the album?
Joey Bada$$: Aight, so, it’s basically in the mind of… like, aight, what my album is going to support is like – ahhhh, I don’t want to get into that, I don’t want to give it away. It is more in depth, about who I am, my story. I’ll say that much.
HHW: C’mon, give me something great to write about!
Joey Bada$$: I can’t, I can’t. Not yet, not yet. I’m so sorry. Ask me again later.
HHW: Alright, alright… your gold teeth grill – 47K? What does that stand for?
Joey Bada$$: 47K. That’s how much I charge for a verse.