Elliott Wilson mentioned the early levels of his profession as a music journalist, the present media local weather, Roc Nation Brunches, and extra throughout his newest look on N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN’s podcast, Drink Champs. He was joined on the present by rapper Gorilla Nems.
For starters, Wilson mentioned his inspiration for searching for a profession in music journalism. “Run-DMC was the inspiration,” he mentioned. “I learn The Supply. They usually had the music editor at The Supply, Reginald C. Dennis. I wished to be that man. He will get all of the albums earlier than them s**ts come out, he evaluations them, he controls the mics. That’s what I wished. I wished to regulate the mics.”
Elliott Wilson Poses With Meek Mill
NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 02: Journalist Elliott Wilson (L) and recording artist Meek Mill seem onstage throughout #CRWN A Dialog With Elliott Wilson And Meek Mill at PlayStation Theater on December 2, 2018 in New York Metropolis. (Photograph by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)
Later, Wilson displays on assembly Tyler, The Creator at one among JAY-Z’s iconic Roc Nation Brunches. He defined that he and Brian “B.Dot” Miller spent the day serving to Tyler dodge followers. “I’ve been making an attempt to speak to him for 10 years,” he mentioned. He additionally labeled Tyler “an incredible child,” who “loves hip-hop.” Of the brunch as an entire, Wilson added: “The brunch was nice for us as a result of it helped us bond with Tyler to get that interview. Babyface too … So I really feel like that was a serious networking factor that led to a great podcast after that. So, shoutout to the brunch.” Try the full interview on Drink Champs that includes Elliott Wilson and Gorilla Nems under.
Elliott Wilson Speaks With N.O.R.E. & DJ EFN
Elsewhere within the interview, Gorilla Nems discusses signing to Paul Rosenberg’s Goliath Information, the origins of a few of his viral catchphrases, and extra. Be looking out for additional updates on Drink Champs on HotNewHiphop.