Pharrell and Scott Vener’s Beats 1 radio show OTHERtone is known for their intimate conversations with artists that we love. On their newest episode, which will air this Sunday, Kid Cudi gives us a look at his journey to becoming the musician that he is now.
During the conversation, Cudi details his past drug addiction, landing his dream job at the BAPE store in New York, and how he ended up working with Kanye West and writing hooks for Jay Z’s The Blueprint 3.
Kid Cudi’s new album Passion Pain & Demon Slayin’ is set to drop in the near future. Check out clips from the interview above, and tune into OTHERtone for Beats 1 Radio on July 10th at 3:00 pm EST (12:00 pm PST).