Kano responds to Jay-Z’s praise & speaks on UK artists’ integrity

11 11 2010

Whilst in London town last weekend, iconic emcee and idolised Hip Hop mogul Jay-Z highlighted East London’s Kano as his standout UK lyricist in an interview with BBC 1Xtra Hop Hop DJ, Semtex.

SoulCulture caught up with Kano the day after approving broadcast to find out his thoughts on the compliment and why he may have caught Jigga’s ear. He also talks about meeting Hov several years ago and retaining his own artistic integrity.