Joey Bada$$ Discusses Working With Nas & Chris Brown On “2000”
Written by B87FM on July 25, 2022
Joey Bada$$ answered questions from followers throughout a Reddit AMA on Monday and revealed why Nas did not present a full credited characteristic on his new album, 2000. He additionally spoke about working with Chris Brown and the backlash he is acquired for doing so.
Nas lends his abilities to a brief outro on the music, “Cruise Management,” however solely seems briefly.
“Man Nas is considered one of my all time favorites and considered one of my greatest influences,” Bada$$ wrote in a single remark. “I actually needed him to rap on the venture however time didn’t allow so I requested him to simply say just a few phrases for me in a jazz membership setting. And I gotta say, the sensation is equally satisfying to simply have his blessing and presence on the venture anyway.”
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As for Chris Brown, the controversial singer appeared on the album’s ninth observe, “Welcome Again,” alongside Capella Gray.
“Chris Brown is without doubt one of the most gifted artist musicians of all time are you kidding me?” he requested. “It was an honor that he was even so prepared to be part of my album. He’s additionally a pal of mine. I get it, you guys could not suppose he’s excellent or cool due to issues he’s carried out in his previous, however which considered one of you guys are excellent?”
Along with Nas and Brown, 2000 options collaborations with Diddy, Westside Gunn, Larry June, JID, and extra. The album was launched on July 22, 5 years after the discharge of his second studio album, All-Amerikkkan Badass.
Take a look at Bada$$’s solutions on Reddit beneath.