Showing up on the “Hip-Hop Confessions” digital broadcast, the Black Eyed Peas craftsman admitted that he really isn’t that into the notable and generally acclaimed ’90s rappers.
“I will say something… I would rather not express it in a discourteous manner,” he told have Skillz. “At the point when individuals say Tupac and Biggie, I’m such [an] A Tribe Called Quest, De La Soul head that I could do without Tupac and Biggie.”
He added, “That sort of music doesn’t address my soul. I like Boogie Down Productions, KRS-One; assuming it’s like, ‘Tupac or Biggie?,’ I’m like, ‘KRS-One.’ Why those two?”
will.i.am likewise shared a few different specialists he turns upward to in the realm of hip-jump.
“Assuming it’s Tupac and Biggie, I don’t hold them up like that,” he said. “I hold Eric B. [and] Rakim up like that.”
Regardless of not love the specialists, he conceded to appreciating Tupac.
“Tupac’s nitwit. Try not to misunderstand me. Dislike I don’t believe he’s bonehead,” will.i.am said.
Discussing his affection for bunches like De La Soul and A Tribe Called Quest, the performer made sense of, “It guarded me while I was in the ventures. Had I cherished Tupac and Biggie while I was in the undertakings, I most likely would’ve been stuck in the ventures still.”
Biggie, who likewise went by the name Notorious B.I.G., was killed in a shooting on March 9, 1997, only months after Tupac’s killing on September 13, 1996.