Neek The Exotic | Interview
Neek The Exotic is an emcee and hip hop producer from Queens, NY. Growing up with Large Professor and living in the same building as Nas, Neek began rapping at age 12. When Large Professor’s group Main Source were involved in the soundtrack for White Men Can’t Jump, Neek joined them and appeared on the classic song “Fakin’ The Funk”. Since then, they have collaborated with Pete Rock, Busta Rhymes, The X-Ecutioners, Mobb Deep, and more. Neek’s debut album was released in 2003, titled Exotic’s Raw. In 2010, Neek and Large Professor released their first collaboration album, Exotic Species, and a second album together, Still On The Hustle, in 2011.