Rap crews TDE and A$AP Mob are the top of the crop from their respective coasts, known affiliates, and were both on the lineup for Saturday night’s (November 2) Powerhouse show at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Before then, both parties sat with The Breakfast Club to discuss their positions in this new generation, friendly competition, upcoming projects, and more.
The morning show trio asked members of the collectives the questions fans have been wondering about. Topics ranged from when LPs from ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, and Jay Rock will release to whether or not A$AP Rocky‘s native New York City truly embraces him.
Radio Personality Charlamagne asked Kendrick Lamar about whether or not his BET Hip-Hop Awards cypher verse was going at Drake. “Hip-hop is a sport, and people are going to dissect lyrics. That’s what it’s about at the end of the day,” the Compton rapper replied before saying he respects the OVO frontman.
Catch the full interview below.