Currently on a press tour to promote his latest studio effort, Ace Hood decided to take on a Hot 97 interview to break down his business departure from DJ Khaled and We The Best Music Group.
Jumping on to the 11:20 mark, the rapper says:
“I think the thing that probably kind of got to me the most was just that I didn’t feel like I had much creative control, and I learned that on the back end. Once I started to [tell Khaled] ‘I wanted to sound like this, I want to work with this person, this person, this person,’ it kind of ruffled feathers a little bit, so it weirded me out…”
Stream Ace Hood’s “Trust the process” here and check out the rest of the interview to find out the rapper’s current point of view on his career.