Tierra Whack stopped to speak with Billboard’s Desire Thompson on the pink carpet on the 2019 Grammy Awards on Sunday (Feb. 10), discussing her Grammy nomination, the place her inspiration comes from, and extra.
Asked the way it felt to be nominated for Best Music Video for “Mumbo Jumbo,” Whack tells Billboard, “To be sincere, it didn't really feel actual, it felt like a joke…however proper now I'm nonetheless simply type of floating.”
As for the place the inspiration got here from for that video, she reveals, “To be sincere, it's simply all in my head. That's why it's my world, it's simply every part that I've ever been via or I've witnessed, like my buddies or household undergo. I simply put all of it into one factor.”
Whack can also be posed with the query of how she feels concerning the progress and selection hip-hop is seeing now amongst feminine artists. “The progress is wonderful as a result of you’ve each sort of artist, feminine artist,” she states. “Last night time I used to be simply speaking to Asian Doll, I've been maintaining with Rico Nasty, Noname, Kash Doll, like all particular person you may consider, we're retaining in touch…all of us respect one another. Like it's only one huge circle of affection.”
You can watch the complete video interview with Tierra Whack above.