Nick Cannon sat down with VladTV the place he was requested about Gucci Mane’s current feedback concerning Eminem. In an interview with Ricky Smiley final month, the East Atlanta Santa disputed Em’s title because the king of rap.
The Wild N’ Out host beforehand had a contentious relationship with Slim Shady. In 2009, his then-wife Mariah Carey, who allegedly dated Em at one level, put out a diss observe geared toward Shady known as “Obsessed.” Cannon recalled a time when Gucci was able to handle issues for him.
“Man I like Gucci,” he says within the clip. “When me and Eminem had that so-called beef and that entire factor with Mariah, he was one of many first individuals like, ‘Hey bro, we are able to go deal with it.’ Gucci mentioned we gonna deal with it. Who was on the ‘Obsessed’ file with Mariah? Gucci Mane … hearken to his verse! If you hearken to his verse, he talkin’ that shit like, ‘Yo, it may possibly occur.’ Gucci about that smoke.”
Elsewhere within the dialog, Cannon discusses Gucci in additional element and insists he’s not a bully, however individuals know “to not mess with him.” He additionally says no one actually views Em as a “robust man.”
“I don’t even assume he ever got here off as robust man,” he says. Even when there was so-called beef, which we didn’t actually haven't any beef. It was like, it was simply comical to me when individuals can be like, ‘Eminem gonna kick your ass.’ It’s like actually? Have you ever seen Eminem in individual?”
But finally, Cannon disagrees with Gucci. He praised Eminem for his MCing skills but additionally credit a part of his success to his pores and skin coloration.
“You cant knock the truth that he’s one of many kings of rap,” he says. “His skill is second to none. He’s undoubtedly gonna go on the Mount Rushmore of Rap as one of many kings. Part of the explanations is as a result of he’s white. Let’s simply preserve it the place it's.
“But he’s Elvis Presley. He’s the man that took it to a different stage that no different black man may take it to as a result of he was white, however his abilities spoke for himself. You can't negate his skill.”
Check out Cannon’s interview up high and revisit Gucci’s feedback under.
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