Nerding Out with The Last Emperor
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This week on Library Rap: The Hip Hop Interviews with Tim Einenkel, Tim talks to The Last Emperor. The Secret Wars MC, talks about being signed by Dr. Dre, Rawkus Records, his college days, being an upcoming MC and the important role his mom played in his life as a person and artist. We also talk about the significance of escapism in hip hop and comics, rap music and the prison industrial complex fueling each other, the importance of Lyricist Lounge, Fat Beats, being consigned by hip hop peers, breaking down his classic material, his writing process, why he walked away from music and much more.