Rapper French Montana talked to young rapper Lilty Jay about the recent shootings in New Jersey that left multiple gun wounds and explained their "dope-dope relationship". ..
A 21-year-old Bronx-born rapper, whose real name is Tione Marriot, has lost consciousness after being shot many times at the Promenade in Edgewater, NJ. Reportedly. He was reportedly unresponsive after undergoing surgery, except for the movement of his legs.
"That's sad, and sad for hip-hop," Montana said at Sway Calloway's Sirius XM show "Swayinthe Morning"on Wednesday.
"Currently, they make artists drug dealers, murderers, and everything else. There aren't many artists, probably like the five artists in New York right now." "I can't forget," said the rapper.
"Record labels have artist life insurance. We Lives in a terrifying time. You have to be aware of that and be healthy, "he said," they are now investing in your death rather than your career. I have. "
A 37-year-old rapper born in Morocco said Lil Tjay's shooting was a hit near his house. The artist has appeared in the music scene.
"When he first came out, I was trying to sign LilTjay , so we got a dope, dope relationship with him." He explained.
"He's a small companion, so this morning ... when we hear he's back, we need to help as artists."
Montana cast support behind New York City Mayor Eric Adams, saying "nothing but love" between the pair.
Rapper said he first met Adams at a recent party that Jennifer Lopez was holding for her new documentary "Halftime."
Montana did not specify the Adams policy he specifically supports.
"There is no help here, so we need to accept people like Eric [Adams] and those in higher positions who can see the vision and help the children," he said. Told.
Montana is also his Opened up about a drinking journey — he revealed that he was calm with alcohol and marijuana for three years.
When asked what is the best thing about being sober, Montana immediately spewed out about being able to enjoy "all heights of the moment."
"I really feel the rush when I win, I really feel the rush when I lose. I really feel the real experience of life and what it meant for us to feel it. I'm still tall and drunk since I stopped, "he explained.
Rapper noticed that he was "out of control" after overuse of the drug, and in 2019 liquor landed him in the ICU.