Machine Gun Kelly Talks Musical Beginnings, Stadium-Friendly Debut LP & Calls Weed Rap ‘Corny’


Just one day before announcing his signing to Bad Boy/Interscope Records, Machine Gun Kelly posted up with VIBE in Harlem’s Stadium Red Studios. The much-tatted Cleveland MC—still hungover from two nights prior—previewed a new J.R. Rotem-produced anthem before delving into his humble, bullied past, the unoriginality of weed rap and his as-yet-untitled debut album. Lace up!