Even after thirty years in the game, Too $hort continues to have an impact and he continues to make hits. His nineteenth album, No Trespassing, is currently in the works. Before he announced his latest album, Too $hort was shouted out by current popular Atlanta rapper, 2 Chainz.
2 Chainz was featured on Rick Ross’ “Fuck ‘Em,” and credited Too $hort as his father figure, despite the two not knowing each other. During his interview with XXL, Too $hort said those words meant a lot to him, so he decided to reach out to him. Too $hort said the two have agreed to collaborate in the future.
As the interview went on, Too $hort discussed the Bay Area hip hop scene’s current impact on hip hop and Drake’s “The Motto,” which is heavily influenced by the Bay Area sound.
Watch the entire interview below: