A week-and-changed removed from releasing his debut album, One Long Dream, Vancouver-based rapper SonReal is now doing his press rounds to promote the project.
Heading up to Sway’s Universe on Shade45, SonReal took on their 5 Fingers Of Death, freestyling over Drake‘s “Draft Day,” J. Cole‘s “Fire Squad,” Gangstarr‘s “Above the Clouds,” Nas‘ “It Ain’t Hard To Tell” and Mobb Deep‘s “Shook Ones pt. II.”
The Canadian rapper also spoke on his progression as an artist, gives out marketing advice to young, up-and-comers, and his obsession with New York Hip-Hop, citing artists like Capone-N-Noreaga, Mobb Deep and Nas.
Check out parts one and two of the interviews below.