Last spring, Young Jeezy returned to the headlines for the first time in close to a year. These headlines came when Young Jeezy announced Freddie Gibbs was signed to his label. A native of Gary, Indiana, Freddie Gibbs was the first major hip hop artist from the city best-known for being the hometown of Michael Jackson.
Freddie Gibbs was already one of the hottest mixtape rappers in the Midwest. But, when he joined CTE, Freddie Gibbs continued his mixtape run. Along the way, Freddie Gibbs ended up collaborating with Eminem. Young Jeezy built a solid roster of artists, adding Tone Trump earlier this year.
Cyclones Magazine recently spoke to Freddie Gibbs, who is currently working on more new projects. During the interview, Freddie Gibbs mentioned some of the projects he had in the works. Freddie Gibbs worked with DJ Drama on his last mixtape Baby Face Killa, which was another mixtape success for him.
Watch the entire interview below: