Put your seats in their upright positions. Jets captain, Curren$y will be flying through the XXL offices today (July 7) at 4 p.m. EST, where he will be the latest guest on Channel Live, our new live weekly interview series on Ustream. [Watch below]
Broadcast in real-time on both our Ustream page and on XXLMag.com, the Q&A series is an interactive experience where viewers are encouraged to partake in a little bit of “pilot talk” by asking the rapper their own questions. Fans can also hit @XXLStaff on Twitter with all of their inquiries for the New Orleans MC.
The 2009 XXL Freshman is the latest subject on Channel Live. Last Wednesday Saigon stopped through to discuss his departure from Atlantic, plans on his unreleased album, The Greatest Story Never Told, and beef within the hip-hop game [watch here]. The prior Wednesday, Bun B kicked off the series by giving fans a sneak peak of his upcoming album,Trill O.G., sharing his thoughts on the BP Oil Spill and revealing that he has a college course on hip-hop and religion next semester at Houston’s Rice University.
Be sure to tune in. Curren$y’s new album, Pilot Talk is set to hit stores on July 13 via Def Jam Recordings.
For Rick Ross’ previous music video, he recruited director F.Gary Gray. He’s even reached out to Spike Lee. But now, Rozay’s commissioned collaborator Erykah Badu to shoot the visual for “Maybach Music 3“. Sweet. Expect cameos from T.I. and Jadakiss. Last month, Ross said he was also appearing in the remix video to “Window Seat”.