Nigel D.’s “Behind The Grind” series unveils a very dope and insightful interview with Boi-1da where the craftsman shares his story on rising to prominence , but not after dealing with his share of sh#tty jobs and doubts along the way. Aspiring artists of all kinds should be able to find resonating words of encouragement in the producer’s story.
“Nigel D. took a trip to Toronto to talk with one of Hip Hop’s new star producers Boi1da. Boi1da is the producer behind such beats as, “Uptown,” “Bill Gates,” “Best I Ever Had,” “Forever,” & Eminem’s “Not Afraid.” Boi1da recalls his rise to success from his start as a rapper to making beats for artist like Eminem, Drake & Dr.Dre. He recalls quitting his 9-5 and spending hours making beats on Fruity Loops. Boi1da speaks on working with Dr.Dre and hearing Detox and gives his advice on being successful.”