Los Angeles, CA – Too $hort linked up with HipHopDX Editor-In-Chief Trent Clark at Comfort LA in downtown Los Angeles for a brand new episode of Soulful Sundays. While having fun with a scrumptious meal, Clark requested the Hip Hop legend about why his music by no means confronted the federal government scrutiny that the likes of N.W.A and a couple of Live Crew did.
“I’m wondering if it may have something to do with the truth that I wasn’t actually using a publicist to get me on entrance covers of magazines and stuff,” Too $hort responded. “I bought some covers right here and there through the years, nevertheless it was solely due to achievements. It wasn’t as a result of somebody was calling saying, “I want a canopy for Too $hort.’”
He continued, “And I believe they had been kind of concentrating on artists who they felt had been impacting suburb youngsters, actually impacting them and altering their complete thoughts body. Versus Too $hort simply saying, ‘Go getchu some head and a few cash.’ Slightly distinction than ‘F the police.’ But on the similar time, it was express. It was edgy. I don’t assume it was deemed harmful.”
In addition to the censorship dialogue, Too $hort detailed his love of funk music. He additionally touched on his OG standing, the evolution of Hip Hop and way more in the course of the enlightening dialog.
Check out the whole episode of Soulful Sundays above.