Statik Selektah discusses What Goes Around, Snoop Dogg, Raekwon, Black Thought, and more | Interview
Producer Statik Selektah sat down with the TheBeeShine to discuss several topics, one of them being his latest album What Goes Around. He goes into detail about becoming a full-fledged producer and how the end of the mixtape era led him on the path of producing his own records. He also mentions some of his highlights throughout making the album, including a phone call from Snoop Dogg and taking a $300 cab ride to record Black Thought’s 54-bar verse in one-take. Check out the video and purchase What Goes Around here.
0:11 – When Statik first realized he became a true producer.
2:17 – Why the latest album is called What Goes Around.
4:35 – What Statik still gets excited about with hip hop.
5:26 – Receiving a phone call from Snoop Dogg.
6:20 – The story of Black Thought recording his verse for What Goes Around.
8:26 – In the studio with Raekwon and Waka Flocka Flame.
9:04 – How Statik hopes the fans will receive What Goes Around.