Mike Will stopped by Hoodrich Radio with DJ Scream to talk about cooking up his first official album, ‘Ransom 2’. Mike Will talks about setting the bar with the release of his first mixtape, ‘Ransom 1’, and learning from that experience to put together a continuation of quality music with ‘Ransom 2’.
Ransom 2 features collaborations with Rihanna, Pharell, Big Sean, Gucci Mane, Future, 2 Chainz, Kendrick Lamar, Migos, 21 Savage, YG, and more, and includes Kendrick Lamar paying homage to Atlanta legend Shawty Lo.
Mike Will talks about crossing off milestones on his bucket list, and his long term vision of making his label, Ear Drummer Records, a iconic label with influential music. He talks about how he discovered Rae Sremmurd and how they strategically prepared an arsenal of hits before releasing “No Flex Zone” to eliminate any possibility of falling into the one hit wonder slump.
As for a dream collaboration, Mike Will reveals that he would love to get into the studio with Adele and create a innovative sound together from scratch.
Mike Will’s New Album, ‘Ransom 2’, is available everywhere now!
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