Showing G-Eazy his XXL cover for the first time

I’ve done a lot of covers but never get to have this meta moment. Me and Gerald aka G-Eazy were backstage last night at his The Beautiful and the Damned tour in New York City. I got to hand him his FIRST COVER EVER! 

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He was very appreciative and got a little emotional. He also excitedly showed it to his girlfriend Halsey who was in the house. G-Eazy was passed over to be a XXL Freshman so this cover means a lot to him. On stands March 27!

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The Grammys and hip-hop: What's the deal?

The Grammys and hip-hop have always had a complicated relationship. From Will Smith to Jay-Z, artists have even boycotted "music's biggest night" for shutting the door on rap. Before the 2018 Grammys, I was on Fox 5's Street Soldiers (and Hot 97) with Adelle Platton (Tidal) and Safaree (Love and Hip-Hop NY) to discuss hip-hop + the Grammys.

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