The L.A. based rapper Cordae names his favourite rapper-producers. Well Cordae was MIA for a while, the rapper-singer did not release music and took a break. But the good news is that he is back in the mix doing some promo here and there.
Most recently the rapper released his new singer ‘Gifted’ with Roddy Ricch which became an instant fan favourite. Now Cordae is working on his sophomore album, the follow-up to the highly acclaimed and Grammy nominated debut, The Lost Boy.
Moreover, being a student of the game, the rapper respecting all the artists that came before him. His creative process and self-producing, who he is influenced and motived by. Cordae names his favourite rapper-producers and more on Zane Lowe’s show on Apple.
So, Cordae actually produced a lot of his debut album, with the help from other established producers. When Zane asks him who his favourite rapper producers were. Kanye West, Eminem, Travis Scott, obviously Pharrell. As well as he names some other producers he loves such as: Timbaland, J Dilla, Just Blaze and Dr.Dre.
He also says, “So always it’s a part of the music, because I am like, whenever I do a song, I am super connected to it. So, I just want to be a part of all songs, all parts of the song and production side of it, the actual beat is super important.”
Besides, Cordae also discusses his creative process about how he comes up with vocals over the beats he picks.