30 Seconds With B L A C K I E
Rocks Off sat down with one of Houston's foremost rappers, B L A C K I E, to see what we could learn about him in 30 seconds.
Rocks Off: What is the worst song in the world?
B L A C K I E: "Heart of The Heartland." The last song on Songs In The Key Of Z, Vol. 2. Love Love Love it.
RO: What is the best lyric in the world?
B: "Rest in peace young nigga, there's a heaven for a G." from 2Pac's "Life Goes On."
RO: Someone throws a beer bottle at you. What do you do?
B: Bite through it or catch it, throw it back harder.
RO: Without worrying about time, space, or physical laws, what would be the ultimate gig?
B: Spit Bars with Malcolm X in South America.
RO: What will you buy with your first million dollars?
B: Nothing nothing nothing, that's how you fuck up and blow it.
RO: What would you buy with your last dollar?
RO: If you could canonize another musician as a saint, who would it be and what would they be the patron saint of?
B: Yeah, I'm just trying to do it and be young. Go balls out. No looking back. No strategy either.
B L A C K I E plays "Black Christmas II: Son of Black Christmas" with Fat Tony, DJ A&A, Caddywhompus, & DJ iPod Ammo at Mango's tonight.
Jef With One F is the author of The Bible Spelled Backwards Does Not Change the Fact That You Cannot Kill David Arquette and Other Things I Learned In the Black Math Experiment, available now.
Get the Music Newsletter
Keep your thumb on the local music scene each week with music news, trends, artist interviews and concert listings. We'll also send you special ticket offers and music deals.