Dreamville Records’ J.I.D was a current visitor on Beats 1 Radio the place he spoke with Nedeska Alexis about his upcoming initiatives. During the dialog, the Earthgang affiliate revealed he was engaged on one thing with famed producer No I.D.
“This yr has been loopy as a result of Cole is like, the king of the options,” he stated. “I really feel like he’s having an MVP season, so far as like options and his album got here out. But 2019, Earthgang is popping out. Earthgang is superb. They are going drop an incredible venture subsequent yr. I assure you that this venture goes to undergo the roof.
“Then, I’m going to come back again with some extra stuff. I’m doing numerous touring off this venture, but it surely’s much more stuff popping out from my facet. Then, I’m doing this venture with No I.D. It’s cooked. It’s loopy. It’s just like the conceptual venture I used to be speaking about. Everybody’s cooked, it’s superb.”
Elsewhere within the interview, J.I.D defined how IDK performed a task in getting Wu-Tang Clan royalty Method Man on the Atlanta native’s new DiCaprio 2 venture. Meth and Joey Bada$$ each seem on “Hot Box.”
“First off, I really feel like his son is fan of mine, and his son most likely put him on,” he stated. “But he rapped on the ‘NEVER’ tune I had final yr. He preferred the beat. And one time he began rapping, he’s like, ‘No, flip that beat again on like this. My foremost JID.’ So we reached out. I had his report, which is loopy. The method it happened, I gotta let you know a narrative. This report was despatched to me by, you ever heard of IDK?
“He despatched this report, the beat, it had slightly hook on it, no matter, no matter, and I despatched it again to him. Some method, I really feel like he say he didn’t wish to use the report or one thing like that, and it was about weed or no matter. I don’t suppose bro smokes. So I received it to Method. Method simply cherished it. He despatched it and he simply needed it to be a me and him factor. But, I simply slid Joey on there as a result of like … I don’t know. New York Hip Hop impressed me, so them two proper there is sort of a technology, like bringing it collectively kind factor, and it simply made me tremendous completely satisfied. But IDK actually is the explanation I had the beat, so shot it to him, he the homie.”
J.I.D additionally opened up about why he felt signing with Dreamville was the best transfer. At the time, he was additionally fielding a proposal from Quality Control, house to Migos.
“I used to be unsure. When Cole reached out and was like, ‘Yo, simply maintain off for a second,’ I used to be not for it,” he admitted. “I used to be like, ‘Bro, like, that is now, you realize what I’m saying? I can eat.’ And I used to be an enormous fan of Coach Okay, as a result of he’s like an Atlanta legend. And everyone he works with, is all high quality, you realize what I’m saying? So I used to be all for it. I wasn’t pondering… Me ready was me being affected person, me placing in some … which was the good factor to do.
“In the second, I used to be mad at my managers, I used to be like, ‘Yo, I’m not coping with this, bro, I must eat.’ That’s what it was. I wasn’t dwelling, I used to be dwelling so under the poverty line. It labored out completely.”
Listen to the total interview right here.