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Noah “40″ Shebib, the architect behind all of Drake’s albums and the OVO sound in general, recently spoke to VIBE about his work on Nothing Was The Same, his involvement with that controversial Aaliyah album, his musical influences and more.
After likening “Tuscan Leather” to one of The Heatmakerz beats from the golden era of Dipset, he mentions that he has Cam’s Ghetto Heaven in heavy rotation and comments on how Killa’s sound has influenced his career:
What are you listening to now?
Cam’ron’s mixtape [Ghetto Heaven, Vol. 1]. [Laughs] I’ve been listening to Kool G Rap and The Smiths and, like, punk. That’s where I’m at. Yo, Cam’s the best. Cam’s music is so R&B. That’s my influence. Fuck everybody. I love those R&B/rap crosses. Especially if they’re done gangster enough—it’s this juxtaposition that I’ve always loved. We don’t achieve that with Drake because he’s not gangster. But instead of being on a street rapper with an R&B sound, we push on good music.
Later, he mentions that he’d like to work with N.O.R.E., Ghostface and Raekwon at some point:
Which artists are on your personal wish list?
N.O.R.E. I want to fuck with Ghostface, Raekwon. I want to bring my sound and do what I know I can do with rap. Obviously working with Sade was a dream and I somehow achieved that
Click here to read the full Q&A
Rick Ross jumps on A$ AP Ferg’s “Work”.
Previously: Rick Ross ft. JAY Z – The Devil is a Lie
New Laurenovich off the Digital Camo EP from Meyhem and J-Love.
You can catch Meyhem performing at Diablo Fest at Santos Party House later this afternoon, hit the jump for the flyer.
Snoop Dogg and DJ Drama join forces for this new mixtape Thats My Work 2.
Tracklist and download link below.
Azealia Banks’s LP Broke With Expensive Taste drops next year.
Hit the jump.
Camron releases 2 new tracks from his upcoming mixtape Ghetto Heaven Vol 1 which will be released on October 1st.
Previously: Webbz ft. Camron – Make A Way
Loaded Lux gets some help from Bun B, Jadakiss, Raekwon, Redman, Method Man, Trae Tha Truth, Fred The Godson on his new mixtape You Gon Get This Work.
Check out the video for “Krazy Arthur” after the jump.
Loaded Lux drops his long awaited project You Gon Get This Work hosted by none other than Shaq Diesel himself. Features include Jadakiss, Redman, Fred da Godson, Bun B, Trae the Truth, Method Man, Wyclef and more.
Hit the jump for track list & stream.
1. Shaq intro
2. Bout my money (Prod. by Ahk 2Gs)
3. Krazy Arthur
4. Millionaire Dollar Dreaming
5. Thats my shit
7. Taking Lights
8. K.i.l.l.a.s. ft. Fat Trel
9. There that girl go ft. Wyclef
11. Takes 2
12. Hard Times ft. Trae the Truth (prod. by Ahk 2Gs)
13. Rite ft. Redman & Method Man (Prod. by AHk 2Gs)
14. The Town ft. Raekwon & Murda Mook
15. You can ft. Fred da Godson & Jadakiss
16. Look at me king
17. Houston Tempo ft. Bun B