Big Sean has remained comparatively quiet outdoors of some competition appearances on the music entrance as he works towards his subsequent extremely anticipated solo album. VIBE really caught up with the Detroit MC following his set at One Music Fest in Atlanta earlier this month to get his tackle a mess of subjects, together with his friendship with Mac Miller and experimenting along with his voice in a singing capability.
Like a lot of the hip-hop neighborhood, Sean was shaken after studying in regards to the tragic lack of Mac, despite the fact that the pair solely linked up for a lone monitor "Hundred Dollar Bill Skyscraper" again in 2012. "I shed numerous tears as a result of I knew the kind of particular person he was. He was a fantastic dude, he had a constructive power about him and was simply gone means too quickly," he stated.
Sean Don mirrored on the unlikely friendship he shaped with Mac when the late rapper confirmed as much as one in all his early Finally Famous mixtape meet-and-greets in 2008. "We first met when he got here to my meet-and-greet as a fan and stated that he raps. I signed his mixtape," the 30-year-old recalled. "That similar night time I used to be performing, however he was poppin’. He hopped on the mic and everybody knew who he was. I wasn’t acquainted with him, however this needed to be earlier than he dropped Okay.I.D.S. Ever since then, we’ve simply at all times been cool."
Sean additionally opened up about the opportunity of followers listening to some extra singing from the G.O.O.D. Music artist within the close to future. In order to faucet into extra of his R&B mentality, the "Bigger Than Me" rapper is taking vocal classes and sharpening his abilities on the piano.
"I really feel like I've a great pure tone and my vocal trainer informed me I've a extremely good voice so I’ve been engaged on it, doing my vocal warm-ups, simply taking my craft slightly extra significantly," he says. "All I ever needed to be was a rapper however recently, I’ve been writing songs."
Watch the remainder of the interview over at VIBE.