French Montana thinks Hip Hop is “confused” right now. The New York emcee was recently asked to speak about his feelings on the state of Hip Hop and he expressed his take on genre while also discussing Bobby Shmurda’s rise.
“Hip Hop is at a confused state,”French Montana saysin an interview with New York radio stationPower 105’s Angie Martinez.”I was one of the last people to come out and go big out of New York.Everybody(TM)s like, ~Is it real Hip Hop? this, this, and that. I feel like the hottest new kid that just came out, [Bobby] Shmurda, he sounds like he’s from down south. That’s because we’re doing different things.
“All lyrical rappers I know are broke,” he adds. “The ones that make it an issue. Jay can hop on either/or. Just like I can do either/or. I just feel like you gotta make people enjoy the music.”
French Montana Addresses Khloe Kardashian Relationship, Keeping Up With The Kardashians Money
During the interview, Montana also reveals that he is set to appear on the upcoming season ofKeeping Up With The Kardashiansdue to his relationship with Khloe Kardashian.
“If I’m not mistaken, it’s the #1 TV show,” French says. “The thing about they TV show that I respect is that at first, I was telling Khloe I didn’t want to be on it. Me telling her that is like trying to ruin her thing. They show us more…It’s really reality, what they do every day. So, if she comin’ to see me, they like, ‘We have to do this.How much do he need? We gotta buy his time.’ That’s the thing with them. I’m sure Kanye didn’t want to be on there, too. But they was like, ‘Nah.'”