Rising Star Klazziq:I mean, aint nothin wrong with it, but when you put that stamp on yourself, you gotta act like a long beach nigga. You gotta go by the codes and its like man... I'm cool on that. No disrespect to the forefathers before us but you know, you gotta bring something different to the table. But you know, I got my crew D.S. you know what I'm sayin. We all hooked up in high school back in the day we used to get hella blown. We was just alot of dudes, some played b-ball, some played football, but it was just like 20 of us and we was known for stayin blowed y'know. So one day one of my boys was just playin and was like "yall should be the dank squad as much as ya'll smoke!" We went to parties, doin the little 8mile thing battlin' niggas and everywhere we went it just stuck like "there go them D.S. niggas". Free: Have you been in any battles yourself? Klazziq: Yeah on the local Cali scene, I went out to Watts and battled cats out there in the OC cause thats their main forte is battling so you know you kinda treat it like basketball. Like yeah you the top cat? Alright, let me see what you got. I mean, I love it man, cause thats the essence of rap. Its just you cant get too caught up in it cause cats be like damn he can spit, but he can't write no songs! But I just treat it like basketball man if you the top dude, like Jay-z said, show me what you got. Free: Who does the production for your tracks, cause that “I heard about you” joint is tight man. . Klazziq: that joint right there is on our mixxtape . Its a scott scorch beat for a cat named Fly Boogie. He
WANTED MAGAZINE • NOVEMBER, 2011
Free: Who does the production for your tracks, cause that “I heard about you” joint is tight man. . Klazziq: that joint right there is on ou...