What does it mean when you get to interview a legend and an inspiration like Quincy Jones?  For rapper Kendrick Lamar it means overcoming your nerves and getting some knowledge dropped on you at the same time.  In the latest edition of HypeTrax Magazine, the two artists sit down for a discussion about the origin of rap, what makes a good track/album, and what it really takes to make something that will be remembered for more than 15 minutes.

Jones speaks some true knowledge to a younger generation; let’s hope people besides Lamar are willing to hear it.

Check out a longer introduction to the article here.  You can also purchase the magazine there for the full story.