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Jean Grae

Jean Grae

Greatly. I think just growing up with it around as well as knowing things from a business perspective. And just seeing the life of independent musicians; it was also very inspiring. I think musically it just opened me up to a lot of new sounds and horizons and just constantly being around it. I was never expected to go into an academic field, I think it probably would have shocked them. Yes it really affected me.

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K-Solo

Man, I don’t know where to start. There has been a lot going on with me, both musically and mentally. I think taking the time out has been a blessing.

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Buckshot

Extracted from the AOR Vault: May 2008 What’s up Buck? Buckshot: I’m feeling good. I’m feeling great. I’m feeling blessed to be here and I feel blessed to be alive. So this is your second album with 9th Wonder. What can fans of the first album expect from The Formula? Buckshot: The good chemistry 9th…

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B.o.B

Extracted from the AOR Vault: February 2009 What’s going on B.o.B.? B.o.B.: Hey, what’s going on? How are you doing? Good! You’re still really young but people wouldn’t guess it with all of the styles and genres you touch upon with your music. What do you attribute your diversity to? B.o.B.: I attribute my diversity…

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B-Real (Cypress Hill)

Extracted from the AOR Vault: February 2009 What’s up B-Real? B-Real: Can’t complain, you know? First off, what’s the significance of the title Smoke N Mirrors? B-Real: n Hip Hop a lot of things get perpetuated that aren’t real. Like say for instance as an example, Hip Hop videos. These days you see rappers chilling…

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Bone Thugs-n-Harmony

Extracted from the AOR Vault: April 2008 What’s up guys? Bone Thugs-n-Harmony: Alright, alright You guys silenced the critics in 2007 by coming back hard with Strength & Loyalty. Ya’ll have a lot popping off right now. Want to give us a quick run down? Wish Bone: Yeah, basically we put the Strength & Loyalty album…

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Common

Extracted from the AOR Vault: Jaruary 2006 PEACE! Common: Peace, peace! Lets jump right in! What is the significance of the title BE? Common: BE means to do without trying hard. BE is about being natural. For this album, I just wanted to create music that felt good and felt right. I wasn’t trying to…