Saturday, September 24, 2011

Big Sean speaks on Mike Posner collaborations and Mixtapes vs. Albums debate

By The Hip Hop Writer
Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer

Living out a dream, Big Sean reflects on how far he has come. This summer, Big Sean released his debut album, Finally Famous, and has become one of the biggest names in hip hop. Long before he was releasing hit singles, Big Sean was in Detroit, working on mixtape tracks with Mike Posner.

Big Sean spoke on working with Mike Posner on his first mixtape and how long they have been friends. Since both of them have become very successful, Big Sean said it is good to have friends while being on top of the game. Speaking on Mike Posner, Big Sean said they are very good friends.

Before making it big, Big Sean discussed how he and Mike Posner would work on tracks in Posner's mother's basement. Big Sean explained his difference between mixtapes and albums. Mixtapes are more of a final exam, while albums are more of a graduation, of sorts. On mixtapes, there is not much structure and no pressure to make hits, but on albums there are many expecations.

Watch the entire interview with Big Sean below:


  © Blogger templates The Professional Template by 2008

Back to TOP