A$AP Rocky Talks A.L.L.A. & A$AP Yams’ Blueprint For Success [VIDEO]
With At.Long.Last.A$AP rumored to be releasing next month, rapper A$AP Rocky spoke candidly about the album and plenty more with Elliott Wilson in the latest installment of CRWN.
Common Explains Brilliance Behind Working With Top-Notch Producers On The Truth [Video]
In the latest episode of The Truth, Common talks paying homage to his hometown of Chicago with his 10th studio album Nobody’s Smiling, adapting to the ever-evolving world of music, and the brilliance behind working with the best producers in the industry.
Troy Ave Talks Being Doubted By Major Publications [VIDEO]
If the 2014 XXL Freshman list was more like a yearbook, the award for most charismatic (a great quality for a MC to possess) would go to Troy Ave. Representing Brooklyn, the raw rhymer walks through the borough in which he was born and bred on the latest episode of Elliott Wilson’s The Truth.
Elliott Wilson & Danyel Smith Announce New Magazine Project HRDCVR
Powerhouse couple Elliott Wilson and Danyel Smith have cornered the market as leaders in the journalism game in their various stints. Their latest venture, HRDCVR, is an ambitious magazine project that will cover art, music, politics and much more with an academic and artistic slant.
2 Chainz Talks Freebase EP & Funkmaster Flex Issues [VIDEO]
“It was important for me to come in the game, be very transparent, be very confident at 6’5”,” 2 Chainz said to Elliott Wilson. That’s but one of many quotables from the Atlanta rapper’s 20-minute discussion on the veteran journalist’s Life+Time series, The Truth.
Future Talks Honest, Clarifies “Drunk In Love” Controversy, & More [VIDEO]
This week, Future released his long-awaited sophomore LP, Honest. To build on that, the rapper sat down with veteran journalist Elliott Wilson in the latest installment of his CRWN interview series.
Freddie Gibbs Talks Piñata & More On The Truth With Elliott Wilson [VIDEO]
Freddie Gibbs is the latest MC to chop it up with veteran journalist Elliott Wilson on his Life+Time series, The Truth. The Gary, Ind.-born, Los Angeles-based MC discussed Piñata, Jeezy, why he’s so close with NFL Hall of Famer Eric Dickerson, and much more.
8 Things We Learned From Lil Wayne’s CRWN [PHOTOS]
Veteran journalist Elliott Wilson made due of his time at SXSW by bringing his Myspace CRWN interview series with him. This time he invited Lil Wayne to sit on the hot seat to answer questions in front of a live crowd.
Q-Tip Says He’s Producing Kanye West’s New Album With Rick Rubin [VIDEO]
A Tribe Called Quest may or may not be a wrap but Q-Tip still has big plans for his future.
Drake Candidly Speaks On “Too Much” & More [VIDEO]
Fans will get a better gauge of Drake, where he’s at musically, in life, and more in part two of his discussion with Elliott Wilson. The MC shares interesting anecdotes about asking keeping up with the Internets, Jay Z for “Pound Cake,” the reason he penned “Too Much,” and the subsequent conversation with his mother […]
Drake Talks New Album, Kendrick Lamar, & More With Elliott Wilson [VIDEO]
Drake season is officially here, as his new album Nothing Was The Same is officially in stores. With that in mind, it was only right for veteran journalist Elliott Wilson to sit with the OVO rapper for the latest installment of his CRWN series.
Drake To Release A Track Featuring Wu-Tang Clan Soon
Many accused Drake of trolling to the nth degree when he released “Wu-Tang Forever,” a song similar to his cannon of melodic tracks that features minimal signs of Wu-Tang Clan influence. However, the OVO founder revealed that he has a song featuring the legendary collective during a sit down with Rap Radar’s Elliott Wilson.
Meek Mill Says Cassidy Mentioning Snupe Was “Disrespectful” [VIDEO]
In the latest episode of Elliott Wilson’s The Truth, the subject is Meek Mill. YN chopped it up with MMG rapper about some hot topics at hand including battling Kendrick Lamar, his Dreamchasers 3 mixtape, Cassidy disrespecting the late Snupe’s name, and more, while eating some grub at Philippe Restaurant in NYC.
Elliott Wilson Talks Doris With Odd Future’s Earl Sweatshirt [VIDEO]
Sorry to interrupt you, Rap Internets, but there might be another young West Coast rapper worthy of your attention. Rap Radar’s Elliott Wilson chopped it up with Odd Future standout Earl Sweatshirt about his upcoming album Doris, the Wolf Gang, and much more for the latest installment of The Truth series.
Life + Times Presents: The Truth With Elliott Wilson Jay Z Interview Part 2 [VIDEO]
The second part of Elliott Wilson‘s “#FACTSONLY” conversation with Jay Z via his Life + Times interview segment, The Truth, was unleashed today (July 24). In the continuation, Wilson gets Hov to open up about Trayvon Martin, securing his legacy, and other candid moments during the chat.
Life + Times Presents: The Truth With Elliott Wilson #FACTSONLY Interview With Jay Z [VIDEO]
Leave it to Elliott Wilson to get more than 30 full minutes of Jay Z’s time. For his latest installment of The Truth (presented by Jay’s Life + Times imprint) Wilson speaks with Hovito about an array of topics including creating Magna Carta Holy Grail, the future of rap, and those “new rules.” Facts only, of […]
Wale Builds With Elliott Wilson, Rocks Sold Out Show In D.C. [PHOTOS]
Few artists are as criticized and misunderstood as Wale. From attacks on social media to others questioning his motives in signing with Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group, the DMV native has endured despite it all. In a return to his hometown, Wale spoke on his creative process, the pressures of fame, and more ahead of […]
Elliott Wilson Interviews Tyler, The Creator In NYC [PHOTOS]
Last night, the first #CRWN interview was held in New York City’s Highline Ballroom. The interview was veteran Hip-Hop journalist and Rap Radar founder Elliott Wilson and the man answering the questions was Tyler, the Creator of Odd Future fame, or infamy depending on how you feel about the guy.