Lupe Fiasco is out promoting his upcoming album Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album, and he stopped in today to chop it up with Funkmaster Flex on Hot 97. During the interview, Lupe talks with Flex about his favorite blogs and websites to visit, as well as his gig as a guest writer for the Chicago Sun Times. Lupe also speaks in depth about the Pete Rock controversy surrounding his new record “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free),” which samples “They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)” Listen below.
Listen: Funkmaster Flex Interviews Lupe Fiasco On Hot 97 (Part One)
Listen: Funkmaster Flex Interviews Lupe Fiasco On Hot 97 (Part Two)
Update. Listen to Lupe Fiasco’s freestyle over Artifacts’ classic “Wrong Side of da Tracks” instrumental.