Los Angeles, CA – Jarren Benton is the newest MC to sit down down with HipHopDX’s Editor-In-Chief Trent Clark for Soulful Sundays. In the latest episode, the 2 get pleasure from some good meals and dialog at Comfort LA in downtown Los Angeles.
During the dialogue, Benton reveals how he bought a cope with JAY-Z’s Roc Nation.
“[It was] Orlando McGhee, man,” Benton tells Clark. “Orlando’s the homie. I been rocking with him for a minute. He’s at Roc Nation now [serving as Senior Vice-President of A&R]. So, I used to be engaged on a brand new mission. I used to be on the lookout for a brand new state of affairs, and he’s like, ‘Let me let among the execs over right here hear it.’ And then they fucked with it and so they’s like, ‘Let’s give him a chance.’ And right here we go, the Roc! We ain’t smoking it, we simply repping it.”
Elsewhere within the speak, Benton displays on the demise of Funk Volume and explains why he’s nonetheless cool with each Damian Ritter and Hopsin. The expert lyricist additionally speaks on repping Atlanta and why he’s not feeling Hip Hop’s present emphasis on meme-worthy antics.
Watch all the episode of Soulful Sundays with Jarren Benton above.