Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007 at 7:16 am
Kanye West has been tapped to host this year’s Thirst Studio Global Sessions in
Thirst Studio traveled the globe in 2006 in search of new musical talent for the
Rolling Stones Guitarist Hates Hip-Hop
Add Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards to the list of rockers who won’t be considering a hip-hop collaboration anytime soon. The 64-year old musician declared that he cannot name a single rap artist who he enjoys because hip-hop leaves him “cold.”
In an interview with Rolling Stone magazine, Richards, who once admitted to snorting his late father’s ashes, explained that he dislikes hip-hop’s vocal delivery and computer-aided beats.
“Hip-hop leaves me cold. But there are some people out there who think it’s the meaning of life,” he told Rolling Stone magazine. “I don’t wanna be yelled at, I wanna be sung to.”
“I never really understood why someone would want to have some gangster from
Either Keith Richards is too close-minded to understand that hip-hop is not always about “some gangster from LA” or he’s just too grumpy to think outside the box.