New Interview – Vince Staples on If Eminem Was an Influence: “Hell no”



During the Q&A, writer Frank Guan asks Vince Staples if he could reveal some of the producers who will be credited on the new album. Staples was also asked if Eminem was an influence or not when growing up, he replied:


“Oh hell no. I like 8 Mile though, I love it. I love 8 Mile. And I liked “My Name Is” when I was a kid, and I really liked “Without Me.” “Guess who’s back, back again.”  Vince was criticized for this ‘cold’ answer so he had to make a statement on twitter: