Rap journalist Elliott Wilson sounds off!
Elliott “YN” Wilson is one of hip-hop’s best known journalists.
The former Music Editor of The Source (1996-1998) and Editor-in-Chief of XXL (1999-2008) is now preparing for the exciting launch of his official website, RapRadar.com.
Boss Lady (a former E-I-C herself, who founded Australia’s most successful on-sale hip-hop and R&B magazine, Urban Hitz, in 2003) sat down with Elliott for a colorful chat about RapRadar.com, his influence on younger hip-hop writers, his thoughts on Russell Simmons‘ recent announcement of becoming “editor in chief” of GlobalGrind.com, his close relationship with Jay-Z and upcoming role as Jay’s biographer, and the arrival of the “Flip Cam Rap Era”.
Check it out and let us know your thoughts! RapRadar.com launches March 9th, 2009.
Boss Lady wears TFG Vest by Triple F.A.T Goose.