from Blu: Blu talks about what it was like to listen to Common’s 1994 song “I Used to Love H.E.R”: “When I heard it, it really changed my life. I felt like I had heard Hip Hop for the first time. It made me change my content and my whole approach. It made me serious about writing and wanting to say something.”
About Exile: He is known for “coarsely chopped beats” that give off “laid back soulful vibes”. He claims his influences to be the contemporary producers J Dilla, Jon Brion and Madlib.
hip-hop / jazzy