Hip hop’s greatest evening out is all the time filled with celeb appearances, groundbreaking performances and headlining speeches. To not point out surprises. And for the sixteenth annual celebration of the style this yr, Rap Metropolis ’21, hosted by Huge Tigger himself, made a return.
The one-hour phase premiered Tuesday, October 5 at 8 PM ET, an hour earlier than the ceremony, as a celebration of the community’s dedication to the tradition’s previous, current and future with appearances from Jermaine Dupri, Tobe Nwigwe, Fats Joe, Jeezy, Drama and lots of extra.
Making its debut in 1989, Rap Metropolis was the preeminent hip hop collection devoted to rap music, movies, necessary cultural commentary, and interviews with essentially the most highlighted stars of the second.
Govt produced and hosted by the legendary Huge Tigger, Rap Metropolis ‘21 did effectively in recreating the historic platform, providing by no means earlier than seen sales space appearances, unique interviews and Rap Metropolis reminiscences.
“I’m excited on the alternative to revive this legendary piece of tradition! All of your favourite stars and their bars on show,” mentioned Huge Tigger.
With freestyle snippets from Nino Man, Younger Devyn and Younger Pooda offering vibes in the course of the transitions, the present proved Tigger didn’t miss a step.
His first visitor, Terror Squad’s Fats Joe, stopped by to speak abouthis common Instagram invterview collection Huge Huge Present, which was conceptualized throughout COVID, in addition to his favourite tune of all time: Biz Markie’s “Vapors”.
Follwing up a giant title with one other large title, Tigger introduced in So So Def mogul Jermaine Dupri. In addition to speaking a possible Verzuz battle with P. Diddy, the Atlanta mega-producer spoke on who he thinks the hip hop heavy weights are within the gamde as we speak in addition to the reality to why he supposedly did not signal Latto.
With DJ Drama on the tables, it solely made sense for Tigger’s third visitor to be the Snowman, Jeezy. The enduring Georgia rapper talked about his comeup within the recreation, his concern for the violence in as we speak’s music and who he enjoys listening to.
Final however not least, Tobe Nwigwe and his household made an apperance on the present. Nwigwe spoke to Tigger about what it is wish to steadiness the household on the street, his upcoming clothes line and the making of his hit tune, “I Want You”.