Say What Sunday 4/14/13
Drake Interview on EVR
Elliott Wilson was joined by Drake on his weekly show, “Keepin’ It Thoro”. The Toronto rapper spoke on numerous issues including his upcoming album, “Nothing Was The Same”, and his ongoing problems with Chris Brown. He also spoke on his relationship with other artists and noted that new music would be released later this week.
The complete broadcast can be found on East Village Radio.
Or can be heard below.
New Music: “King Remembered In Time” – Big K.R.I.T.
Rick Ross Lyric Controversy
Following the controversy that came from a lyric from the remix to Rocko’s U.O.E.N.O. , Reebok dropped Rick Ross from his endorsement deal. Despite his various attempts at apologizing for what he called a misinterpretation, pressure had been place on the company to drop the spokesman after a protest and a petition by women’s rights group, UltraViolet in New York. Following his release from the company, the rapper released an official statement, thanking Reebok and actually apologizing.
Jay-Z Open Letter (Y’all Gon Learn Today)
Jay-Z faced scrutiny from 2 Cuban-American U.S. representatives after taking a honeymoon trip to Cuba. In response to the all the drama (including his move to become a sports agent) he released this song to address the situation.