Grammy Award winning artist Nas and radio personality Minya “Miss Info” Oh sat down with American rapper and Southern royalty Jeezy on the Spotify Original podcast The Bridge: 50 Years of Hip Hop. This is a talk show that features lively conversations with a plethora of guests ranging from iconic rappers, producers, to today’s popular artists to explore the ways in which hip hop influenced society.
In episode 7, Jeezy speaks on his first time meeting Nas, the realities of being in the rap industry vs the façade of the rap industry, collaborating with Nas on “My President” and the journey of their relationship, his transformation from a rapper to a businessman and how to build a legacy, and finally how he got denied at the White House. It was a packed episode that enlightened the Hip Hop community. Listerners also got.a deep dive into the careers of this rap legend.
The Bridge: 50 Years of Hip Hop is part of one of many digital activations that will be rolled out over the course of the next two years Mass Appeal’s #HipHop50 multi-tiered campaign. The cross-platform initiative will celebrate, acknowledge and honor 50 years of Hip Hop through unscripted series and features, music releases, podcasts, interactive programming and digital shorts by and about some of the foremost names in the genre.
Episodes available exclusively via Spotify HERE