By Alyssa Debonair
Hip Hop Vibe Staff Writer
When it comes to being prominent in music, it is tough to maintain longevity, as an artist. Because of this, and for many other reasons, a lot of artists jump into the film industry. While it was done before, Ice Cube redefined the game, creating a new sub-culture in hip hop film.
Xzibit is another West Coast artist who found a home as an actor and television personality. Since doing “Pimp My Ride,” Xzibit has made his name as television personality and an actor. This season, Xzibit has a key role on “Empire,” playing the role of Shine.
Recently, MJ That Media Gurl attended the Grow House red carpet, where she spoke to the celebrities for Hip-HopVibe.com. One of the heavy hitters on the carpet was Xzibit, who stopped for a brief interview. He discussed the Grow House movie and how it can never be compared to the Friday franchise, along with DJ Pooh expanding his vision.
Watch the entire interview below:
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