Fat Joe & Maino Discuss Artists Staying Alert: “Rappers Are In Danger”

Written by on December 8, 2020

In current months, we have seen an growing variety of rappers who’ve been killed, injured in shootings, or arrested on critical federal expenses. Previous to turning himself over to authorities, Casanova warned this technology of rappers that they’re targets and to maneuver with warning. Fats Joe and Maino appear to agree, as they sat down to speak in regards to the plight of present artists within the sport as Joe acknowledged that “rappers are at risk.”

The pair of rap legends chatted for somewhat over an hour the place they mentioned a myriad of subjects, together with how change is critical when a rapper is desirous to shift from being within the streets to being within the boardroom. They recommended Jay-Z for being the blueprint, no pun meant, for that mannequin as he constructed an empire and introduced his associates and companions with him who had been devoted to elevating from the tasks.

“After some time, you begin to see that you do not have the whole lot in frequent with among the n*ggas you began with,” stated Maino. “Since you attempting to do completely different enterprise, you attempting to navigate and degree your self as much as a special place so I began to see that I needed to kinda pivot as a result of if all of us simply soiled n*ggas then how is that serving to? If all of us simply gon’ be hood road n*ggas, hustlas endlessly, then how is that serving to?”

Fats Joe added, “Some guys, I can invite in my home and I can have one million {dollars} money and so they will not take not one greenback. However I would not belief ’em to stroll with you across the nook, ‘trigger they could do some sh*t.” Maino co-signed and elsewhere added {that a} hustler’s mindset is what makes folks so profitable in company America. Each males inspired rappers to shift away from the place they had been earlier than in search of profitable careers within the trade as a result of in the event that they proceed to chase the streets, finally they may discover what they’re in search of with folks they in all probability ought to have reduce ties with a very long time in the past.

“There’s so many issues you are able to do with that mindstate,” stated Maino. “Promoting medicine is just one factor. That is one factor. And we did that to get off the bottom. Now what we doing?”

Watch Fats Joe and Maino’s dialogue beneath and see what else they needed to say about Snoop Dogg, Casanova, Jim Jones, and King Von.

Supply: HotNewHipHop

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