J.I.D: “Eminem is one of the reasons I started rapping”

Today, Nardwuar has interviewed J.I.D at SXSW 2019. During the interview he gifts Dreamville’s signee with rare SMACK DVD with Eminem poster on it. J.I.D was surprised and commented: “This is how I started rapping. This is crazy. I love Eminem. This is how I started doing music bro.”

“I started watching these DVDs. Battle rap is the most talented level of rap there is. They are most creative. This is why I say certain things that I say. That’s why I was been waiting somebody to try me. Cause this is what I do. This is my life. This is my fetish.” Watch it below: