New York, NY – Anderson .Paak stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon! on Thursday (February 21) the place he talked about his work with Dr. Dre, his Grammy Award for “Bubblin” and a latest journey to pressing care along with his son.
During their dialog, Paak additionally revealed he was sitting on a mountain of music he did with Dre.
“I made a number of music with Dr. Dre — like in all probability two albums price,” he stated. “And truthfully, it’s just like the music that I actually like now. Oxnard was a lovely place. I used to be doing a number of rapping and rising up there, we had been all the time operating from safety guards within the mall and slap-boxing and we needed to be rappers and do a number of stuff.
“We additionally went to church. I went to church quite a bit. And the city over — it’s a little bit extra quiet, extra peaceable. I bought into bother on the market too, however it gave me much more character and soul, and I feel I bought much more soul music to current. It’s numerous soul, an even bigger tour and the most effective tooth within the recreation!”
Paak signed to Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment imprint in 2016. His first album with the N.W.A legend was Oxnard, which was launched final November. Working with Dre was one thing he by no means actually noticed occurring.
“I assumed it was a little bit far-fetched rising up,” he advised Fallon. “Always used to hearken to him. Snoop, Dre, Ice Cube — that is like part of our musical DNA. Both of us are perfectionists so it’s actually irritating generally, the classes.”
When requested in the event that they butt heads, Paak stated, “Absolutely. Yes, his head is larger than mine, too. He’s greater, so it’s like, ‘OK Dre. Sounds good to me.’ But we have now the identical tastes.”
Watch the complete interview up high.