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Tip #140: Read Simone White's interview with Vince Staples

Continuing on the poet train …

The poet Simone White recently interviewed one of our favorite artists of the moment, Vince Staples for BOMB magazine. Their conversation weaves in and out around ideas of fame, representation in music, and Vince’s career.

VS I just hear the beat, and either it fits something or it doesn’t. It’s basically me looking for something, but I don’t know what I’m looking for.

SW What happens when you find it?

VS Then we get a song. Sometimes I never find it. It’s alright. Life goes on. We just go to the juice place or something. And then get a sandwich.

It’s a great and really interesting read.

Photo by Michael Angulo.

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