Suge Knight Has Nothing But Respect for Young Rappers Like Tekashi69 But Calls Cardi B ‘The Most Incredible Artist’
Suge Knight doesn’t hate on the brand new era of rap superstars — like Tekashi 6ix9ine and Lil Pump — the truth is, he’s an enormous fan … but it surely’s Cardi B who takes the highest spot on his listing.
The rap mogul spoke to The Blast from jail earlier than his 28-year jail sentence was handed down on Thursday. He talked about his case and why he took the plea deal however finally the dialog turned to the music enterprise.
“That’s the factor you gotta perceive,” Suge defined when requested concerning the latest rap superstars on the scene. “Rap music is a younger man’s sport. It’s for the younger folks.”
He continued, “When a rapper will get to be a sure age, if he’s nonetheless rapping the identical means, which means he’s telling a lie.”
However Suge isn’t bitter concerning the success of those that come after him, fairly the alternative. He tells The Blast, “I believe for these younger guys, on the market doing what they doing, and doing the music they doing, I believe it’s nice. I believe no matter they really feel they need to have a proper to precise themselves. I want all these dudes nothing however success. All of the artists on the market, I want them the very best. I want they go 1000 instances higher than us.”
And when it got here time to call his favorites, Suge Knight had no drawback singling out two: “YG is considered one of my favourite rappers. Him and I believe Cardi B is essentially the most unbelievable artist that has been within the business in a very long time. She a pure born star and folks can relate to her.”
That’s excessive reward from a legend within the business.