Posts Tagged ‘Sway Calloway’
The man who brought you Backdraft… starred in the TV classic Happy Days… and played Opie Taylor (aka Sway’s “First White Friend) on The Andy Griffith Show… stopped by ‘Sway in the Morning’ to chat about past achievements, present affairs like producing Jay Z’s “Made In America” documentary, and projects in the works like Project Imaginat10n – an experiment with photos submitted from people across the United States, used as inspiration for well-known actors to direct a film from it.
If there’s anyone (or two) who can comment on the Kendrick “Control” verse, comments on it and responses to it, and the state of Hip-Hop in general… It’s Diamond D and AG! Respect to Sway In The Morning for providing the platform for these Golden Era heavyweights to speak. Watch and reminisce as the two mainly talk Hip-Hop history and what they have cooking on the front burner now.
Scott Storch Talks About Going For the ‘No. 1 Spot’ As a Producer & Names His Top 5 Favorite Emcees (Video)
Scott Storch. First he rocked with The Roots. Slid to the west coast where he worked as a go-to producer for Dr. Dre. Then he ‘leaned back’ with Joey Crack and Terror Squad. Scott was hot! Then he… well, he took some time away. But now Scott is back, dropping by ‘Sway In The Morning’ to chat about his top five emcees, classic beat work he has done, what’s next for him (like claiming that top producer spot), and more. Check out more footage after the jump….
‘Sway in the Morning’ with an INSTANT CLASSIC collaboration: AZ and ?uestlove. Look ma, no drums… ?uestlove backs up Tha Visualiza’s freestyle rhyming with some beat boxing! Keep watching after the jump, as Sway and AZ keep chit-chatting after the jump – giving some reflections, some advice, and some memories… of Jay-Z in the high school days.
Snoop Dogg Speaks On His Global Popularity, Past Conflict With Tupac Shakur, His Last Moments With Biggie, & More (Video)
We need to sit back and take Snoop in from time to time… World traveler, known around the world, knows a LOT of people for a LONG time (like Tyrese since before the Coca-Cola commercial). Sway gets into it with Snoop on real gangsta cred, on ‘Pac, on B.I.G. and more. Heather B chiming in. Good talk!
Part 2 of the interview under the hood…..
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