“You’ve been doing your homework! Yup, you got it all figured out,” acknowledges Boldy James, as we sit down following his pre-show meet and greet at Motivation in Ann Arbor, Michigan for what could easily be considered his most personal interview to date.
During our candid conversation, the gritty Detroit rapper and I delve into his troubled past and discuss—in great detail—tragedies he’s encountered, his musical roots, run-ins with the law, and more. “Man, he sounds like a fed!” says Boldy, briefly shifting his attention to the audience. “He knows my life!” he adds. And now, you will too.
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